is a private, nonprofit, community and teaching hospital in Stamford
, with 440 affiliated doctors.
The hospital has 305 inpatient beds in medicine, surgery, obstetrics/gynecology, psychiatry, and medical and surgical critical care units.
As of 2005, Stamford Hospital had a total of 2,254 employees.2006 Book of Business Lists, Facts and People
published by The Fairfield County Business Journal
and The Westchester County Business Journal
of Westfair Communications Inc., White Plains, N.Y., early 2006, "Fairfield Hospitals" list, page 57
Tandet Center, a nursing home next door to the main building, was operated by the hospital before the nursing home recently was sold. Sixty-five workers at the Tandet Center and another 100 at the hospital are represented by the New England Health Care Employees Union, District 1199, affiliated with the Service Employees International Union.
The hospital provides care with no deductible for workers who use the hospital's own services.
Brian Grissler is president of the hospital.
In early 2007 the hospital started a "Familial Colorectal Cancer Registry" for individuals and families with a history of colorectal or associated cancers. The private registry is the first of its kind in Connecticut. Registry members can get general screening information and updates on the latest research along with access to the registry Web site."Greenwich residents could benefit... Read More