Are you a member of the media? Contact Public Relations Director Amanda Falcone at 860-358-6980 or amanda.falcone@midhosp.org.

July 2020
July 29, 2020

Middlesex Opens New Portland Physical Rehabilitation Office

Middlesex Health is pleased to announce the opening of its new Physical Rehabilitation Department office at 13 High Street, Suite 2, in Portland.

June 2020
June 9, 2020

Middlesex Begins to Ease Visitor Restrictions

Beginning today, Middlesex Health will lift some of its visitor restrictions.

June 1, 2020

Middlesex Makes Changes to Annual Appetite for Life Fundraiser

Appetite for Life is back, but the annual fundraiser for the Middlesex Health Cancer Center looks very different this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 2020
May 18, 2020

Middlesex Health Resumes Elective Surgeries

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Middlesex, like many other health systems, had halted all purely elective surgeries in late March, but continued to perform urgent or emergency surgeries as needed. The decision to resume elective surgeries was made because Middlesex believes it is now safe to do so.

April 2020
April 28, 2020

Middlesex Joins Mayo Clinic Convalescent Plasma Program

Middlesex Health has joined a national initiative, led by Mayo Clinic, that is investigating the use of convalescent plasma during the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative is using convalescent plasma from patients who have fully recovered from COVID-19 with the hope that antibodies in the plasma can help hospitalized patients who have COVID-19.

April 17, 2020

NBA’s Andre Drummond Makes Generous Donation to Middlesex Health

Andre Drummond, a former UConn basketball standout and current center for the Cleveland Cavaliers, has generously donated $100,000 to Middlesex Health’s Emergency Response Fund. The fund was recently established to help the health system, based in Middletown, Conn., with expenses related to its response to COVID-19.

March 2020
March 22, 2020

Middlesex Health Closes to Visitors

Effective immediately, all Middlesex Health service locations are closed to visitors except for those making compassionate visits. Compassionate visits include visits to see patients receiving end-of-life care and visits to see patients being cared for in the Middlesex Health Pregnancy & Birth Center.

March 17, 2020

Middlesex Health Restricts Visitors to One Designated Support Person

Effective immediately, Middlesex Health is restricting visitors to only one support person at all service locations. That person must be designated at the time of registration.

March 11, 2020

Middlesex Health Further Tightens Its Visitor Policy

Beginning today, Middlesex Health is further tightening its visitor policy as a precaution. This is an effort to help prevent the spread of the flu and COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus.

To date, Middlesex Health has not had a confirmed case of COVID -19.

February 2020
February 12, 2020

Zahn Community Gallery to Hold “Take a Breath” Local Vision V Exhibit

On March 12, the Valentine H. Zahn Community Gallery will hold a reception for its Local Vision V exhibit, “Take a Breath.” This group exhibition will feature artists from Connecticut and Massachusetts.