This past Saturday over 1000 guests braved the weather all in support for Hartford Hospital’s annual Black & Red Gala. The Black & Red Gala held at the Bushnell in Hartford raised $1 million for their trauma center!!
Guests were treated to an amazing dinner and dessert spread provided by Max Catering and an amazing performance and entertainment by The Blues Brothers, Dan Aykroyd & Jim Belushi.
Hartford Hospital is home to the region’s only Level 1 Trauma Center, as classified by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. With the Emergency Department and LIFE STAR, the state’s only air ambulance system, the Hartford Hospital Trauma Center provides multidisciplinary, comprehensive emergency services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to patients who have medical conditions and injuries ranging from minor to serious to life threatening. For many patients, our advanced Trauma Center is the gateway to Hartford Hospital’s innovative and complex care.
The Trauma Center at Hartford Hospital is devoted to serving the community by providing specialized physicians and unparalleled resources and equipment to care for the critically ill and injured during transport, in the emergency room, in the operating rooms, and through to rehabilitation.
Funds raised through the 2015 Black & Red will help Hartford Hospital continue to provide the best evidence-based, state-of-the-art care for individuals experiencing traumatic injuries and medical emergencies. Moreover, the Trauma Center at Hartford Hospital is a community resource for preventive services and outreach programs, providing education to professionals and the public.
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