Welcome to St. Vincent's Medical Center
Setting The Standard For Care You Can Trust
St. Vincent’s Medical Center is a member of Ascension Health, the largest Catholic non-profit healthcare system in the nation. Located in Bridgeport, Connecticut. A 473-bed community teaching and referral hospital, St. Vincent's provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient services. We offer a broad, comprehensive care program to individuals who wish to access the gentler hands and sharper minds of our physicians, nurses and support staff, our state-of-the-art technology and equipment, and our beautifully designed facilities. St. Vincent’s Medical Center offers the community access to Urgent Care, Heart & Vascular, Cancer Care, Bariatric Weight Loss, Behavioral Health, Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery, Primary Care, and an array of other specialized services. Our health system offers a comprehensive range of over 50 medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties. St. Vincent's is a level II trauma center with a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility located in Westport, Connecticut.
St. Vincent's Hospital opened its doors on June 28, 1905. Over the years, the hospital has expanded and educational programs and patient services have been added. Today, St. Vincent's Medical Center continues its commitment to education in healthcare fields through programs offered at St. Vincent's College and through the St. Vincent's Medical Center's Graduate Medical Education Program, which is affiliated with numerous universities throughout the region. St. Vincent's is also the principal clinical partner of Quinnipiac University’s Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, and more than 150 of our physicians serve on the institution’s clinical faculty.
St. Vincent’s Medical Center affiliates include the MultiSpecialty Group (our employed physician group), St. Vincent’s College, St. Vincent’s Medical Center Foundation, and St. Vincent’s Special Needs Services.
A message from the St. Vincent’s Medical Center President and CEO
It’s a mission that drives us at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, and has done so since we opened our doors in 1905. When you pass through the doors of St. Vincent’s Medical Center, you arrive in a place focused solely on the health and well-being of all those who enter – patient, family, or visitor.
On behalf of our leadership and staff, we want to thank you for your interest in St. Vincent’s Medical Center. St. Vincent’s is a mission-driven organization founded by the Daughters of Charity and committed to serving the poor and underserved. We are at the forefront in patient safety and quality. Our physicians and leaders have access to the latest research and evidence-based treatment guidelines. We pride ourselves on our introduction to the healthcare leaders of tomorrow. And we are raising important funds for patients with cancer and others in need in our community.
Quality patient care for all, regardless of the ability to pay.
St. Vincent’s Medical Center and our affiliates have been honored with national recognition for our quality of care and positive health outcomes for patients. The Medical Center has been recognized by the Connecticut Hospital Association and by Consumer Reports as one of the safest hospitals in the state. And our Foundation, the SWIM Across the Sound, continues to raise millions of dollars annually to provide services and screenings to our community.
Please spend some time on our website and learn more about our wide range of medical specialties, our talented staff, and skilled physicians. Whether you are a patient, student, client, family member, donor or just an interested community member, we know you will come to trust us to deliver high quality services to you and your loved ones.
Vincent C. Caponi
St. Vincent’s Medical Center