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Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinic Opens in Newington

Staff from Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network joined members of the Newington Chamber of Commerce and Town Council for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Hospital of Central Connecticut Rehabilitation Network’s new outpatient clinic on Fenn Road in Newington.  The event was also attended by representatives from the Hartford HealthCare/GoHealth Urgent Care...


The Peruvian-Hartford Connection: Bringing Medical Care to the Underserved

For the past 12 years, a volunteer team of medical experts from Connecticut join the charitable organization Dreaming and Working Together in Lima, Peru, for a weeklong mission to help the medically underserved population there by providing various types of spinal surgeries, dental care and prosthetic and rehabilitative services. This...


Hand Symposium May 5 in Hartford

The Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network is hosting the 3rd annual Hand Symposium at the Hartford Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Building at the Bone & Joint Institute on Saturday, May 5, from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm.  The symposium, targeted to Occupational Therapists, COTAs, Physical Therapists and PTAs, will feature presenters Dr. Kevin Burton...


Cupping: An Alternative Way to Stay in the Game

Athletes will go to great lengths to take care of their bodies. Some, like Olympic Gold Medalist Michal Phelps and New England Patriots linebacker James Harrison, turn to alternative medicine techniques like cupping to help them recover from the rigors of competition. Cupping therapy dates back to ancient Chinese, Egyptian,...


‘Life In Motion’: The Origin Story of the Bone & Joint Institute

Building a destination healthcare facility takes vision, time, money and a commitment from leadership. Now that the Hartford Healthcare Bone & Joint Institute is up and running, it’s time to hear the backstory of this game-changing hospital, then look forward to the services and economic growth it’s projected to bring to Connecticut’s...


PODCAST: The Universal Language Of Screening Athletes

Wendy Nichols returns for another visit on 979 ESPN Radio’s “The Rob Dibble Show.” Wendy is a physical therapist who oversees the Center for Musculoskeletal Health at the Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute. Nichols, Rob and co-host Ben Darnell talk about how sports cultures differ in the U.S. and...