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  1. St. Francis holds a Leta s Not Meet by Accidenta program for teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WTNH

    ... and Injury Prevention Program, an initiative of the Trauma Surgery Department of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. The goal of the program is to encourage teens to make "healthy choices in risky situations". Participants learn that ...

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  2. Your NEJM Group Today: Lindsay's Nails in CKD, Smoking Cessation &...Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Journal Watch

    NEJM Clinical Practice Center : Check out the latest image in clinical medicine - Lindsay's nails in a woman with chronic kidney disease. NEJM CareerCenter: A family medicine physician is needed at a center affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, Connecticut.

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  3. Dr. Scott Ellner named inaugural Roger Schenke Award winnerRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | PRWeb

    The American Association for Physician Leadership has announced Scott Ellner, DO, MPH, MHCM, FACS, president of the Saint Francis Medical Group, vice chairman of the department of surgery and director of surgical quality at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, Connecticut, as the inaugural winner of the Roger Schenke Award. The American Association for Physician Leadership has announced Scott Ellner, DO, MPH, MHCM, FACS, as the inaugural winner of the Roger Schenke Award.

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  4. Frequent Fainting: a Sign of Autonomic Nervous System Trouble?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | US News & World Report

    ... because they have young children," says Dr. Sadaf Khorasani, a neurologist at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, Connecticut. POTS is the most common diagnosis seen in autonomic clinics, and the number of patients is growing due ...

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  5. Physician-assisted suicide: ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Day

    ... ith suicide. Dr. Matthew R. Kenney is the vice president for mission and ethics at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford.

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  6. Resources for parents with child safety seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WTNH

    ... Avenue, Willimantic CT 3:30pm-5:30pm By appointment 860-714-5477 April 1, 2015 Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center Center for Innovation & Learning/ Lot C 260 Ashley Street, Hartford CT 4:30pm-6:30pm By Appointment (1-860-714-5477) April 30th, ...

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  7. Hospital patients given free winter coats in HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WTNH

    ... joined together in an effort to keep their neighbors warm this winter. Patients of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center will have an opportunity to choose from more than 500 new and gently used winter coats contributed by hospital employes and ...

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  8. Johnson Memorial Medical Center plans bankruptcy to become part of Saint Francis CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... Hartford Courant article . Saint Francis Care, Inc., the parent organization of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, signed an affiliation agreement with Johnson Memorial in July 2012. The arrangement was designed to allow Johnson Memorial to ...

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  9. Johnson Memorial Files For Bankruptcy To Become Saint Francis SubsidiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Memorial's assets would transfer to Saint Francis Care, the parent company of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. Saint Francis also is being acquired. Last month, Saint Francis Care said it plans to become a part of Trinity Health of ...

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  10. Hypotermia, frostbite possible in bitter coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | WTNH

    ... and that continues on until there is some damage," said Dr. Steven Wolf of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. "You often may not know that you are actually with prolonged damage, you may not realize that you are having frostbite until you ...

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  11. cold weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | WTNH

    Health concerns are a major factor when exposed to the bitter cold. Doctor Dr. Steven Wolf with Emergency Medicine at the Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center said in extreme cold temperatures people don't have to be out very long before it can effect their health.

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  12. Medical Facility Offers New Treatment for Atrial FibrillationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Surgical Products

    Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is now using a robotic navigation system to deliver an innovative new ablation procedure treatment for atrial fibrillation, the only Connecticut hospital currently performing this procedure. The treatment helps patients' hearts maintain a normal rhythm with a therapy that uniquely targets and treats abnormal impulses of the heart.

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  13. Saint Francis Plans To Merge With Large, Catholic Hospital SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    The parent company of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center announced Wednesday it is merging with Trinity Health, a large Catholic health care system consists of 86 hospitals in 21 different states. The deal still requires approval by state and federal regulators, and Saint Francis Care plans to apply for approval in January.

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  14. Bristol Dad in Need of Liver Transplant Hopes for Living DonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | NBC Connecticut

    ... 20s, which in this region will not allow him to get a liver readily," explained Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center doctor Martin Hoffman. MELD stands for Model For End-Stage Liver Disease and a gravely ill person in need of a liver donor ...

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  15. Hospital Saves $7M in Healthcare Costs With Patient Safety GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Surgical Products

    IN 2009, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, Conn., began a case study with help from the E3 Patient Safety Grant, developed by the Cardinal Health Foundation, with the goal of improving patient safety and reducing costs. Within five years, the medical facility saved more than 150 lives and more than $7 million in healthcare costs.

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  16. Hartford Podiatry Group Welcomes Dr. Danielle MalinRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    Her name is Dr. podiatrist Dr. Malin graduated as the Valedictorian of her class and was inducted into the Pi Delta National Honor Society. She served as Chief Resident while doing her residency at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center where she performed foot and ankle surgery and treated a wide range of foot pathologies.

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  17. Don't Like Waiting at a Hospital or for a Nurse? In Simsbury, Shop While You WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Patch.com

    You can save time by combining your food shopping at Stop & Shop with a visit to a nurse at St. Francis Hospital's "Fast Care Clinic" in the Stop & Shop supermarket at 498 Bushy Hill Rd. , Simsbury. It's a place to go to if you have a sore throat, ear infection, pink eye or other routine medical problem, and it avoids the cost of an emergency room visit, Elaine McKemmie an advanced practice registered nurse with Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center told WNTH-TV, Channel 8 .

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  18. Fast care clinic hits Simsbury grocery storeRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | WTNH

    ... quick and easy access. Elaine McKemmie an advanced practice registered nurse with Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center said, "If they are coming in for routine illnesses such as sore throat, ear infections, sink cities anything like that they ...

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  19. Saint Francis Partners With Dana-Farber For Clinical TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    The parent company of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center announced Friday a new collaboration that allows local blood-cancer patients treated at Saint Francis to take part in clinical trials offered by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. Saint Francis Care and Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center at Saint Francis are the more recent oncology practices to join a consortium with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, a stand-alone hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School.

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