Stamford Health

Hospital

  • 305-bed full-service, Level II community hospital
  • Full service capabilities with most specialties represented including critical care, medical/surgical inpatient care, maternity services, and behavioral heath
  • NY State Accredited Stroke Center
  • SCPC accredited Chest Pain Center
  • Cardiac Catheterization Lab
  • Responsive, full-service lab and radiology are available 24 hours per day
  • 12-bed Intensive Care Unit
  • Established hospitalist service provides care for most admissions
  • Affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System
  • Major teaching affiliate of the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Emergency Department

  • 20% admission rate, representing 60% of total hospital admissions
  • Broad community pathology
  • Transfer rate ~1% (PICU, trauma, neurosurgery)
  • Efficient 27-bed ED includes a dedicated 6 bed fast track area and 3 behavioral health beds
  • ED Ultrasound
  • Electronic medical record (EMR) and computerized physician order entry (CPOE)
  • Charting performed by ED Scribes. Dragon voice recognition dictation is also utilized.
  • Highly regarded ED nursing staff
  • Full department status

Community

Located just 35 miles northeast of Manhattan, coastal Fairfield County is unique and diverse. Connecticut’s New England Heritage and proximity to New York City combine to unite Yankee hospitality and charm with a unique blend of big city cultural sophistication. Previously considered a bedroom community to NYC, Stamford now hosts a significant number of Fortune 500 companies. Enjoy concerts, plays and world-class art exhibits. Rivers, lakes and 250 miles of shoreline provide for your water sport interests. Restaurants offer every cuisine under the sun. Outdoor recreation from biking and hiking to snowboarding is available nearby. Housing options range from urban apartments to gracious small towns and suburbs to 200 year-old farmhouses. The public schools consistently rank at the top nationwide, and have more private schools per capita than any other state.

Stamford Health

 Stamford Health

One Hospital Plaza
Stamford, CT 06904

Site Leadership

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Arun Nandi MD, FRCS, FACEP Medical Director
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