About Us

About Saint Francis Healthcare

For more than ninety years, Saint Francis Healthcare has served the Wilmington community and Northern New Castle County by providing compassionate health care of the highest quality.

Founded by the Sisters of Saint Francis of Philadelphia in 1924, Saint Francis heeds a particular call to serve those in need. Our ministry is to serve all who require expert medical care regardless of religion, race, color, creed or economic status.

A member of Trinity Health, Saint Francis offers emergency care, cardiology, cancer care, family medicine and women's health among other services. In addition to providing health care in an acute care setting, Saint Francis also sponsors the LIFE (Living Independently for Elders) which provides and innovative model for care of the elderly, a home care program and a variety of affiliated physician practices.