Other PartnershipsIn addition to St. Vincent's Medical Center--the school's principal clinical partner--the School of Medicine has clinical partnerships with MidState Medical Center in Meriden, Conn., Middlesex Hospital in Middletown, Conn., Waterbury Hospital, Gaylord Specialty Healthcare in Wallingford, Conn., Jewish Senior Services, The Jewish Home of Fairfield, Conn. and Griffin Hospital of Derby, Conn. Hartford Hospital is a research partner of the medical school.
Middlesex Hospital, Middletown, Conn.
Middlesex Hospital is a 275-bed, acute-care hospital that was founded in 1904. It is part of the Middlesex Health System, an independent, not-for-profit, community-based health network of inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, emergency and rehabilitation facilities.
In addition to Middlesex Hospital, and a fully integrated, state-of-the-art Cancer Center in Middletown, Middlesex Health System also has medical centers in Essex and Marlborough and serves more than 265,000 residents in Middlesex County and beyond. Middlesex Hospital has been designated as a Top 100® Hospital four times. It also was the first hospital in Connecticut to earn the national Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence and has retained this designation since 2001.
MidState Medical Center, Meriden, Conn.
In quarterly patient satisfaction surveys, MidState Medical Center consistently rates among the top hospitals in Connecticut and the nation. MidState offers free and safe parking, as well as private inpatient rooms. Services include general surgery, emergency medicine, the Weight Management Program, MidState Medical Group Walk-in Center, MediQuick for urgent care needs, and state-of-the-art care dedicated to cancer care, wound and hyperbaric care, family birthing, maternal fetal medicine, sleep care, digestive health, pain management, neurosciences and cardiac care. The medical center is a member of Hartford HealthCare, a large, diversified health care system in Connecticut. Hospitals and Health Networks named MidState the "Most Wired" hospital in the nation for three years in a row. The medical center's Critical Care Unit earned the silver-level Beacon Award from The American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
Jewish Senior Services, Fairfield, Conn.
Jewish Senior Services, The Jewish Home, is one of the premiere providers of senior care in Connecticut serving clients at two Fairfield locations and in clients' homes throughout Fairfield and New Haven counties.
The five-star skilled nursing and short-term rehabilitation facility has been serving the community for 40 years with an unparalleled level of quality and personalized care. Other services provided include home care, hospice, day services, advocacy and education, and long-term care protection. The Jewish Home is proud to partner with Quinnipiac University for training, residency and internship programs for geriatric practitioners.
Waterbury Hospital, Waterbury, Conn.
Waterbury Hospital is the largest private employer in the Greater Waterbury region and serves a vital role in the economic vitality of Western Connecticut. It is a private, non-profit acute care teaching hospital licensed for 367 beds and affiliated with the Yale School of Medicine, the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and Connecticut Children's Medical Center, and now is a clinical partner with Quinnipiac's Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine. Founded in 1890 as Waterbury's first and Connecticut's fourth hospital, Waterbury Hospital is a full-service community health care institution with centers of excellence in primary care, cardiac services, behavioral health and orthopedics. The hospital received the annual Most Wired Award from the American Hospital Association, for the best use of technology on behalf of patients.
Gaylord Specialty Healthcare, Wallingford, Conn.
Gaylord Specialty Healthcare is a not-for-profit long-term acute care hospital that specializes in the care and treatment of people with medically complex and intensive rehabilitation issues. With its main campus in Wallingford, Conn., Gaylord operates outpatient therapy centers in Wallingford and North Haven, and sleep medicine centers in Glastonbury, Guilford, North Haven and Trumbull.
Griffin Hospital, Derby, Conn.
Griffin Hospital is a 160-bed acute care community hospital serving more than 100,000 residents of the Lower Naugatuck Valley Region. Griffin Hospital also serves as the flagship hospital for Planetree, an international leader in patient-centered care and has received national recognition for creating a facility and approach to patient care that is responsive to the needs of patients. The hospital has more than 280 active and courtesy physicians who have admitting privileges.
Griffin Hospital is recognized for having industry-leading patient satisfaction ratings and has received numerous quality and clinical excellence awards. It is the only hospital to be named to Fortune Magazine's "100 best Companies to Work For" list for ten consecutive years, and was the only Connecticut hospital named a "Top Quality Performer" on key quality measures by the Joint Commission in 2011, receiving the "Top Quality Performer" designation again in 2013.