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February 16, 2022

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Wendy DeAngelo
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Hospital for Special Care Welcomes Nathan Nartey, MD, to Medical Rehabilitation Team

NEW BRITAIN, CT – Hospital for Special Care (HFSC) has welcomed Nathan Nartey, MD as an attending
physician with the hospital’s medical rehabilitation team. The medical rehabilitation program provides
intensive multidisciplinary care for patients with complex medical needs following trauma, stroke and other
brain injuries, spinal cord injury and other complex conditions. “We are very excited to have Dr. Nartey back with us,” said William J. Pesce, DO, senior vice president and chief medical officer. “He works collaboratively with the entire team to develop an individualized care plan of care to help each patient reach their goals. He has extensive clinical
experience with the patients we serve and he shares our dedication to patient safety, excellent outcomes and continuous innovation.”

Dr. Nartey, who initially joined HFSC in 2016, was recognized by the Hartford Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 program in 2018 for his dedication to his community and his commitment to leading the next generation of
healthcare providers. Dr. Nartey has held roles with other organizations in recent years, maintaining his relationship with HFSC as a house officer. “I find it very rewarding to be back at HFSC full-time,” said Dr. Nartey. “My patients inspire me every day and my team mates are among the best and brightest anywhere in health care today.”

Nathan Nartey completed his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Virginia Union University and his Doctor of
Medicine at Ross University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine and was a
Chief Medical Resident at St Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, CT. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

About Hospital for Special Care
Hospital for Special Care (HFSC) is the fourth largest, free-standing long-term acute care hospital in the U.S. and
one of only two in the nation serving adults and children. HFSC is recognized for advanced care and
rehabilitation in pulmonary care, acquired brain injury, medically-complex pediatrics, neuromuscular disorders
including ALS research, spinal cord injury, comprehensive heart failure and comprehensive inpatient and
outpatient treatment for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder.
Located in New Britain and Hartford, CT, HFSC operates inpatient and outpatient facilities serving Southern New
England and the Tri-State area on a not-for-profit basis. For the latest news and information, please visit, and follow us on Facebook @HospitalforSpecialCare and Twitter @HospSpecialCare.