Fire department members teamed up with the Long Hill Volunteer Fire Co. #1 Inc. and their Long Hill toy delivery truck, and escorted Santa to the Bridgeport Hospital Pediatric unit so Santa could say hello to the boys and girls. This is their 21st year of Christmas night visit of Bridgeport Hospital Pediatric with Santa.
“Inspiration, Investment, IMPACT” is the theme of Bridgeport Hospital Foundation’s 30th anniversary. Not surprisingly, those words sum up the Foundation’s work since it was established as Bridgeport Hospital’s fundraising arm in 1988. “Our mission is to secure gifts for Bridgeport Hospital by building extraordinary relationships,” said Steve Jakab, Foundation president. “We match the philanthropic aspirations of donors with the highest … read more
Michael Ivy, MD, Bridgeport Hospital chief medical officer (CMO) since 2012 and deputy CMO of Yale New Haven Health since 2016, has accepted the role of interim CEO of the hospital. The announcement was made by Marna Borgstrom, CEO of the health system and Newman Marsilius III, chair of the hospital board of trustees. Dr. Ivy’s was named to this … read more
The Fairfield County Hunt Club hosts the first annual Tommy Glynn Invitational Polo Cup to benefit Bridgeport Hospital Foundation’s REACH program on Sunday, Aug. 26, at 11 a.m., at 174 Long Lots Road, Westport. Bridgeport Hospital’s REACH Program offers an intensive outpatient program (IOP), medication management and outpatient group therapy for adolescents ages 5-17. The program focuses on meeting the … read more