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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.

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.

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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.

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Commission on Cancer

Lung Cancer Screening Center

Most Wired Winner 2015

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. We are the only hospital in Hartford County to earn Magnet designation for nursing professionalism.

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  1. Bristol Hospital

    41 Brewster Road

    Bristol, CT 06010

#1
Top ranked
Full-service hospital in Connecticut for preventing hospital-acquired infections.
169
Licensed beds
The hospital is home to 169 beds, allowing it to serve the needs of our communities.
40
Thousand
Bristol Hospital served 40,000 patients annually through its Emergency Center.

Latest News

Sep 17, 2019

Bristol Health Spine Surgeon Performs First Radiofrequency Ablation

Bristol Health's Dr. Upadhyay is pleased to inform you that Bristol Health performed it first Radiofrequency Ablation of the metastatic spine tumor using a minimally invasive technique in September, 2019

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Aug 26, 2019

Take the first step to quit smoking today

Perhaps the most rewarding part of being a respiratory therapist is helping people to quit smoking. Day in and day out respiratory therapists, nurses and other clinicians see the tragic effects of cigarette addiction. Being a part of helping to eliminate or alleviate all that suffering is a wonderful experience. Like most health care providers who continually see the immediate and long-term benefits when someone stops smoking, I can’t help but want to share the good news of those benefits.

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Aug 26, 2019

Take the First Step to Quitting Smoking Today

Perhaps the most rewarding part of being a respiratory therapist is helping people to quit smoking. Day in and day out respiratory therapists, nurses and other clinicians see the tragic effects of cigarette addiction. Being a part of helping to eliminate or alleviate all that suffering is a wonderful experience.

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Aug 14, 2019

Bristol Hospital bows $1.2M behavioral unit

Bristol Hospital, which rebranded as Bristol Health earlier this year, recently opened a new 10-bed behavioralhealth unit in its emergency department.

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Aug 14, 2019

Bristol wants fresh start for old factory

City seeks candidates to rehabilitate113-year-old J.H. Sessions building

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Aug 12, 2019

Even without a heat wave, outdoor workers need to take precautions

The summer may be half over and despite these beautiful, comfortable temperatures, it’s vitally important for those who work outside every day to be aware of the dangers of heat-related diseases.

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Aug 09, 2019

Bristol Hospital unveils new behavioral health unit

Bristol Hospital on Friday unveiled its new 10-bed Emergency Center Behavioral Health Unit, an addition that is expected to meet one of the greatest needs of the community: Mental health and substance abuse.

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Aug 09, 2019

A safer place to treat mental health crises

Bristol Hospital opens emergency center for patients in mental health crises

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Aug 09, 2019

Bristol Health Celebrates The Opening Of Its New 10-Bed Emergency Center Behavioral Health Unit

On Friday, Bristol Health celebrated the opening of its new outpatient behavioral health unit which is housed in the Bristol Hospital Emergency Center. Bristol Health is in the midst of a major renovation and expansion of its Emergency Center as part of the Operation Ergency Campaign which is being coordinated by the Bristol Hospital Development Foundation.

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Jul 30, 2019

Mid-summer is the time for fall sports physicals

Even though we are in the middle of summer, now is the time to start thinking about those required physicals for the fall and even the winter sports seasons.

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