At Waterbury Hospital we provide patients with world class care in a comfortable and friendly environment close to home. Waterbury Hospital has been recognized for its quality of care from some of the most prestigious healthcare organizations in the country.
U.S. News and World Report Regional Best
Waterbury Hospital was recognized as a high performing, “regional best” hospital by U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals for Common Care ratings in 2015. The ratings evaluate more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide on common inpatient procedures and conditions. Waterbury Hospital was ranked high performing in both knee and hip replacements. Waterbury Hospital also ranked #4 as a Best Regional Hospital in Connecticut.
Excellence in Pulmonary Care
Ranked among the nation’s Top 5 percent of hospitals for Excellence in Pulmonary Care by Healthgrades in 2015.
The only Elite Plus Hospital in Connecticut recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for quality of care in 2015.
The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association recognizes this hospital for achieving 85% or higher compliance with all Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Achievement Measures and 75% or higher compliance with five or more Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Quality Measures for two or more consecutive years and achieved Time to Intravenous Thrombolytic Therapy ≤60 minutes in 75% or more of applicable acute ischemic stroke patients treated with IV tPA and Time to Intravenous Thrombolytic Therapy within 45 minutes in 50% of applicable acute ischemic stroke patients treated with IV tPA to improve quality of patient care and outcomes.
Most Wired for a Third Consecutive Year
Waterbury Hospital was named a 2015 Most Wired hospital in an annual survey conducted by Hospital & Health Networks magazine, the flagship magazine of the American Hospital Association. This annual award is presented to hospitals that have demonstrated tremendous gains in using information technology (IT) to improve the quality and safety of patient care