Due to increasing concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus with cases in the U.S., Bristol Health is taking proactive measures to prepare for COVID-19. 
Click here to learn more or call our coronavirus hotline at 860.261.6855.

Caring Today For Your Tomorrow

Bristol Hospital

Bristol Hospital has proudly served the Greater Bristol community since 1921, providing compassionate, comprehensive and complete care to all who walk through its doors.

Due to the increased concern regarding the coronavirus, visitor restrictions are in effect. Click here to learn more.

Greater Bristol’s Hospital of Choice

Located in the heart of the City of Bristol, our hospital has been serving the area’s healthcare needs since 1921. With 169 licensed beds, the hospital offers a complete range of patient services, including a first-rate Emergency Center, that cares for over 40,000 patients each year.

The hospital also is home to the Sleep Center; the Bariatric Surgery Program; the 6,100-square-foot Beekley Center for Breast Health and Wellness; the Cancer Care Center; the 50,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art surgical center; a family-centered, single-room-model maternity unit; an award-winning ICU; physical, occupational and speech therapy; the cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation center and space dedicated to diagnostic imaging and laboratory services.

 Bristol Hospital is the only hospital in Connecticut to receive five consecutive A’s from the Leapfrog Group for patient safety since 2017.

Your Community Hospital

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Community Focused. Nationally Recognized.

We are nationally recognized for our high standards and high quality of care. We are one of only 8% of hospitals in the country, and the only hospital in Hartford County to have earned ANCC Magnet recognition - a designation that recognizes excellence in nursing. We are also the No. 1 ranked full-service hospital in Connecticut for preventing hospital-acquired infections, among numerous other quality achievements.

The first hospital in Hartford County to earn Magnet recognition.

Joint Commission Gold Seal

Commission on Cancer

Lung Cancer Screening Center

Most Wired Winner 2015

Straight A's for Patient Safety

Top Quality Care is Right Here

Bristol Hospital is the leading health provider for people who live and work in the greater Bristol area. 
With 169 licensed beds, we offer a complete range of patient services including emergency care, inpatient care, outpatient diagnostic imaging services and advanced surgical care including endoscopic and robotic surgery.

Find Us

  1. Bristol Hospital

    41 Brewster Road

    Bristol, CT 06010

Top ranked
Full-service hospital in Connecticut for preventing hospital-acquired infections.
Licensed beds
The hospital is home to 169 beds, allowing it to serve the needs of our communities.
Bristol Hospital served 40,000 patients annually through its Emergency Center.

Latest News

Apr 03, 2020

New relationship allows Bristol Hospital to get COVID-19 test results quicker

Bristol Hospital is now able to turn around COVID-19 test results in one to two days for inpatients and its healthcare workers.

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Mar 30, 2020

Bristol Health launches telemedicine program to limit in-person contact, help flatten the coronaviru

Bristol Health Medical Group doctors have begun seeing many patients using a telemedicine video service that helps limit person-to-person contact and cut down on possible exposures to the coronavirus.

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Mar 24, 2020

Bristol Hospital asking for donations of personal protective equipment, other supplies

Bristol Hospital is continuing to prepare for a possible surge of coronavirus patients and is asking for donations of personal protective equipment and other supplies.

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Mar 21, 2020

Coronavirus testing continues at Bristol Health following first positive result

Local hospitals with confirmed cases of COVID-19 are continuing their work combating the spread of the virus.

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Mar 19, 2020

Bristol Hospital collects nearly 100 specimens Wednesday for coronavirus, expected to receive more kits

Bristol Hospital collected nearly 100 specimens to test for the coronavirus on Wednesday.

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Mar 19, 2020

Bristol Hospital receives large shipment of coronavirus tests, more expected

Bristol Hospital received a large shipment of coronavirus test kits on Thursday that is expected to last through the weekend and early next week.

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Mar 19, 2020

Doctor discusses drive-through testing at Bristol Hospital

Dr. Andrew Lim discusses the Specimen Collection Stations at Bristol Hospital.

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Mar 13, 2020

Bristol Hospital joins other area hospitals in offering mobile screening for coronavirus

There is good news for area residents who have been prescribed testing for COVID-19 by their doctors. Bristol Health has opened their outdoor specimen collection station in one of their parking lots via Queen Street entrance, where nurses are on hand.

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Mar 13, 2020

State health officials looking to expand coronavirus testing

State officials have promised to expand coronavirus testing, but there is still a lot of confusion about how to get tested and who’s eligible. The department of health said patients are required to get a written, paper order to get tested at these sites.

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Mar 13, 2020

Bristol Hospital opens coronavirus testing stations

Bristol Hospital opened coronavirus testing units Friday after they were approved by state inspectors.

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