Safety and Prevention

Young provider wraps elderly female patient's wrist with gauze.

Walk-In Care Clinic or ED: Where to Choose

Life can throw us some painful curveballs: sprains and broken bones, cuts and bruises, infections, fevers, and flu. For problems that can’t wait a few days for an appointment with a primary care provider, many turn to the Emergency Room (ER) for care.

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Get your flu shot

Get your flu shot for yourself, your family, and our community

Cheshire Medical Center’s flu clinics have been more eagerly anticipated this year than ever before.

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Mary Pierce, RN, Infection Preventionist and Aalok Khole, MD, director of Cheshire’s Department of Infectious Diseases.

Aalok Khole, MD, and Cheshire Medical Center Stand Committed to Your Health

Cheshire Medical Center's infectious disease specialist is ready to help patients during this pandemic.

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A member of Cheshire Medical Center's staff.

We Meet You at the Door: Staff Flex Into New Roles to Keep Patients, and Each Other, Safe

Cheshire Medical Center staff are adjusting to new demands brought on by COVID-19.

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Two Cheshire Medical Center nurses.

Emergency Nursing: Always Committed to Our Community’s Care

Nurses at Cheshire Medical Center care for every member of the community.

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Bare feet with smiley faces on toes

Foot Care Q & A with David Pinegar, DPM

Here are some tips on taking care of your feet.

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Senior woman clutching chest

Heart Attack or Sudden Cardiac Arrest—How They Differ and What to Do

Learn about the differences between a heart attack and cardiac arrest.

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Woman working in garden

Working Outdoors

Be safe while working outdoors.

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Senior citizen cooking at stove

Home Safety for Your Loved One With Alzheimer’s

Here's how to make your home safe for a family member with Alzheimer's.

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Illustration for Donor Day of two hearts together

Myths of Tissue and Organ Donation

Learn the facts about organ donation and how you can help others.

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