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Welcome to St. Vincent's Medical Center

Setting The Standard For Care You Can Trust

St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT is a 473-bed community teaching and referral hospital, providing a full range of inpatient and outpatient services with regional centers of excellence in cardiology, surgery, cancer care, orthopedics, radiology, emergency medicine, women’s health services, family services, behavioral health and an array of specialized services.

With an active medical staff of more than 700 physicians representing a comprehensive range of more than 50 medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties, St. Vincent's is a member of Ascension Health, the largest Catholic non-profit healthcare system in the nation.  A subsidiary of St. Vincent’s Health Services, St. Vincen'ts is a level II trama center with a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility located in Westport CT.

St. Vincent's affiliates include:

:: St. Vincent's  MultiSpecialty Group
:: St. Vincent's  Urgent Care Walk-In Centers
:: St. Vincent's Behavior Health Center
:: St. Vincent's College
:: St. Vincent's Foundation
:: St. Vincent's Special Needs
:: St. Vincent's Work Care
:: St. Vincent's Wound Care

Leadership Message

St. Vincent's Health Services, Bridgeport CT - Brochure 2012On behalf of our leadership and staff, we want to thank you for your interest in St. Vincent’s Health Services. St. Vincent’s is a mission-driven organization founded by the Daughters of Charity and committed to serving the poor and underserved. We are proud to say that we are at the forefront in patient safety and quality, educating the healthcare providers of tomorrow and raising important funds for patients with cancer and others in need in our community.

In the pages of this .pdf brochure (click the image right to open and download) you will learn about the Medical Center, which was recently honored for its safety outcomes with an “A” rating for its Hospital Safety ScoreSM by the Leapfrog Group. The Medical Center has also been recognized by the Connecticut Hospital Association and by Consumer Reports as one of the safest hospitals in the state. You will read about St. Vincent’s Behavioral Health Services, which provides both inpatient and outpatient services to children and adults with psychiatric illness and addiction. Our St. Vincent’s Special Needs Services cares for adults and children with developmental disabilities. St. Vincent’s College offers associate and baccalaureate degrees, as well as certificate programs in the healthcare field. Our Foundation, which includes the SWIM Across the Sound, continues to raise millions of dollars annually to provide services and screenings to our community.

It is our hope that this brochure will provide you with a greater understanding of the people and services that make up St. Vincent’s. If you would like to learn more, please read the pages throughout our website at, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. 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.

Best wishes,

Stuart Marcus, MD, FACS President/CEO
President, St. Vincent’s Medical Center

Key service areas include:

  1. Cardiology services 
  2. Cancer services
  3. Women's Imaging services
  4. Surgical services 
  5. Emergency and trauma services
  6. Behavioral Health services
  7. Women's and Family Services 
  8. Senior Services 

St. Vincent's Academic Partnerships:

St. Vincent's is also affiliated with three medical schools:

St. Vincent's was recently named the academic medical center in partnership with Quinnipiac University School of Medicine. The first class is scheduled for the fall of 2013.

The Medical Center also participates in international research programs.

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