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At Waterbury HEALTH we provide patients with world class care in a comfortable and friendly environment close to home. Waterbury HEALTH has been recognized for its quality of care from some of the most prestigious healthcare organizations in the country.

Stroke Gold Award.pngStroke Gold Plus Award by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for quality of care in 2021

The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association recognizes this hospital for its continued success in using the Get With The Guidelines® Strokeprogram for 24 or more consecutive months.




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Mission Lifeline Gold Award by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for quality of care in 2021

The American Heart Association Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.




Superior Patient Satisfaction

For the last three years, VNA Health at Home has been awarded the Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction by Fazzi’s Patient Satisfaction Service. This is awarded to home care agencies that have demonstrated superior performance in overall patient satisfaction results. These national best practice agencies are proven leaders and have placed in the top 25% of Fazzi’s patient satisfaction national database based on a comparative analysis of overall satisfaction.


U.S. News and World Report Recognition

2020: Waterbury Hospital has been recognized for healthcare quality by the AHA|ASA in the 2020 “Best Hospitals” Edition of U.S. News & World Report

The American Heart Association | American Stroke Association (AHA|ASA) has recognized Waterbury Hospital’s Get With The Guidelines® Performance Achievement Award at its annual U.S. News & World Report. Achievement Awards demonstrate Waterbury Hospital’s commitment to following guidelines that improve patient outcomes. Consistent adherence to up-to-date, evidence-based treatment guidelines has been shown to have a tangible impact on patients' lives.

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2021: Waterbury Hospital was named the only hospital in Southern Connecticut to achieve a 5-stars for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2021. Waterbury Hospital was rated for Coronary Interventional Procedures (PCI) outcomes according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems.

  • Only in New Haven County, CT to achieve 5-Star for PCI in 2021
  • Only in Southern CT* to achieve 5-Star for PCI in 2021 *as defined by ct.gov