Northwell combines with Western Connecticut System

DANBURY — The health network that runs Danbury, Norwalk and New Milford hospitals is joining forces with a four-hospital group in New York to form a $2.4 billion medical system stretching from the Hudson River to the shores of Long Island Sound. The merger of the Western Connecticut Health Network and Health Quest Systems, which is subject to approval by …

Northwell Health working with Western Connecticut Health Network

Northwell Health and Western Connecticut Health Network have signed an agreement to jointly explore developing new clinical programs and services as well as sharing analytics. As part of the deal, Northwell Health will provide the Danbury, Connecticut-based health care system with workforce development opportunities via its corporate university. “This enables us to expand our footprint into western Connecticut and see …