Joslin Diabetes Center, Affiliated with Harvard Medical School, is the world leader in diabetes treatment, education, and research. Through an affiliate program in Connecticut, Lawrence + Memorial is providing eastern and shoreline CT, southern and western RI, and Fisher's Island, NY with a comprehensive diabetes management program and endocrine services. Two locations in Mystic and New London allow easy access for patients.
L+M Medical Group is a multispecialty physician group practice with multiple locations throughout Southeastern Connecticut and Southern Rhode Island. The multispecialty group complimented by a highly skilled professional, technical and support staff. Our physicians have and maintain a broad range of competencies that fulfill the needs of patients and the communities we serve. We provide diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health care through physicians of Family Practice, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Breast Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Rehabilitation Medicine, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Wound Care, Dermatology, Interventional Pain Management, and Cardiology. Our many convenient locations and flexible office hours ensure you have access to the services you need, when you need them.
The Visiting Nurse Association of Southeastern Connecticut is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to optimizing the health and well being of the people in our region. VNASC is made up of three major components - Home Health Care, School Health Program and Community Wellness Initiatives.
Home Health Care provides skilled nursing and therapy services for the acute and chronic needs of a wide variety of patients. In 2010, our staff of 140 nurses, physical therapists, social workers, home health aides and homemakers made almost 140,000 visits to help care for 3,387 patients living in the 20 communities served by the VNA.
Center for Hospice Care
- An affiliate of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London Connecticut
- Licensed by the State of Connecticut, Department of Health Services as a hospice home health agency
- A Medicare and Medicaid Certified Hospice Program
- Accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP), the leading accrediting agency for homecare agencies
Center for Hospice Care provides care in the home and often in skilled nursing facilities for those facing the end of their life, regardless of age, disease or inability to pay. The organization also provides bereavement services for families in New London County free of charge, regardless of whether the death occurred under hospice care or not. For more information, call (860) 848-5699 or go to www.hospicesect.org.