Supporting Children through the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Supporting Children through the COVID-19 Pandemic

Supporting Children through the COVID-19 Pandemic by Sarah Lester, MD, and Rebecca Lozman-Oxman, DNP, APRN, MPH | New London Hospital and Newport Health Center While COVID-19 is affecting children much less than adults–children ages five to 17 make up 9.1% of cases and newborns to four-year-olds represent 1.9% of cases*–the safety measures instituted to slow

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Notice of Data Incident

March 9, 2021  Notice of Data Incident After an extensive investigation conducted by New London Hospital (NLH) and an external cybersecurity firm, NLH determined that it was the target of a cyber incident. The detailed forensic investigation found that the unauthorized third party gained access to a file on NLH’s network for a short period

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NLH Names New CMO

After an extensive search, Kirk Dufty, MD, has been named Chief Medical Officer of New London Hospital. He succeeds Gregory Curtis, MD, who is relocating to the Seacoast Region with his family. Dufty joins New London Hospital from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC), where he worked as an emergency medicine physician and served as the Emergency

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Message from NLH CEO Tom Manion

Stay Informed Subscribe to updates from New London Hospital. April 10, 2020   Dear Community Members: It has now been 30 days since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Like many of you, I ask myself, “Is this really happening?”, “When will this end?” and “Will life go back to normal?” As we

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NLH Appoints New President and CEO

After an extensive search, Martin Thomas (Tom) Manion has been named the President and CEO of New London Hospital. Tom succeeds Bruce King, who announced his intention to retire at the end of 2019, after 16 years leading New London Hospital and with over 32 years in the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health system. Manion joins New London

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NLH Annual Benefit Nets New CPR Devices

New London Hospital (NLH) held its 14th Annual Benefit at The Fells in Newbury on Friday, September 13. Close to 200 attendees helped raise enough funds for the hospital to purchase four Lucas Chest Compression Devices for NLH Emergency Medical Services (EMS). These automated CPR units improve the quality of chest compressions during critical live-saving

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NLH EMS Receives Recognition Award

New London Hospital EMS has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Silver Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. Mission: Lifeline’s EMS recognition program recognizes emergency medical services for their efforts in improving systems of care to rapidly identify suspected heart attack patients, promptly

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NLH President and CEO Announces Plans to Retire

New London Hospital’s (NLH) President and CEO Bruce King has announced his intention to retire at the end of 2019, concluding over 16 years in the position and a 40+- years long health care career. King moved to New Hampshire to work at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) in 1987, initially as a Vice-President of Finance, responsible for

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