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  • Saint Francis Healthcare Verified as Level III Trauma Center

    Saint Francis Healthcare has been verified as a Level III Trauma Center from the American College of Surgeons Verification Review Committee. The hospital is currently the only adult verified Level III Trauma Center in New Castle County, DE. This accomplishment recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the best quality of trauma care for all injured patients. "As a Level III ...
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  • Saint Francis Life Welcomes U.S. Senator Tom Carper

    U.S. Senator Tom Carper shares the history of the Wilmington Riverfront with Saint Francis LIFE participants during his tour of the LIFE Center. Saint Francis LIFE welcomed U.S. Senator Tom Carper and his staff to the LIFE Center Friday, August 4, 2017. Located on the Wilmington Riverfront, Saint Francis LIFE is a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) that provides frail, medically ...
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  • Renowned Interventional Radiologist Brings Groundbreaking New Techniques to Saint Francis

    Saint Francis Healthcare announced the addition of pioneering vascular and interventional radiologist Mark J. Garcia, M.D., F.S.I.R., F.A.C.R to our medical staff at Saint Francis Healthcare. Dr. Garcia has over 20 years of experience treating patients using image-guided techniques that include X-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI. The techniques are minimally invasive, using needles and small catheters ...
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  • Important Announcement from CEO, Dave Ricci

    Access to health care and adequate health insurance coverage is a fundamental human right, so we at Saint Francis Healthcare and Trinity Health are deeply disappointed in last week's House decision to pass the amended American Health Care Act (AHCA). We applaud our Delaware legislators who voted "no." As it is now, the AHCA would decrease the number of individuals and families with ...
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  • Colorectal Cancer Awareness Day, March 17

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  • #SFHSupportsNurses: Saint Francis Hosted Ceremonial Signing of House Bill 214

    On September 15, 2016, Delaware Governor Jack Markell joined prime legislative sponsor, State Representative Helene Keeley, State Senator Bethany Hall-Long, Saint Francis Healthcare administrators and staff, to ceremoniously sign House Bill 214, which raises the penalties for assaults on nurses, at a ceremony at Saint Francis Healthcare. The bill classifies physical injury caused to any nurse ...
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  • Saint Francis Healthcare to Hold Ceremony with Governor Markell for HB214

    Did you know that 3 in 4 nurses are victims of verbal or physical abuse? Representative Helene Keeley, D-Wilmington South, recently introduced House Bill 214, a bill that will classify assaults against nurses while performing work-related duties in the state of Delaware as a second degree offense. Assaults against other first responders in Delaware, such as police officers, paramedics, and ...
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  • American Heart Association Recognizes Saint Francis Healthcare's Commitment to Quality Stroke Care

    Hospital Receives Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll–Elite Plus Saint Francis Healthcare was recently recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for its success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted ...
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  • Dr. Scott Dickson, Medical Director, Emergency Medicine Appointed New Member of the Delaware Emergency Medical Services Oversight Council

    Scott Dickson, M.D., Medical Director of Emergency Medicine for Saint Francis Healthcare, has been appointed as one of 20 members to serve on the Delaware Emergency Medical Services Oversight Council (DEMSOC) by Governor Jack Markell. The council is responsible for monitoring Delaware’s Emergency Medical Services to ensure that the system is performing in a coordinated, effective and ...
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  • Saint Francis Healthcare Becomes 1 Out of 5 Hospitals in the Nation to Receive Perinatal Care Certification

    Saint Francis Healthcare has been recognized for continuing to provide quality care to Wilmington and Northern New Castle County, earning a Perinatal Care Certification from The Joint Commission. Saint Francis is the only hospital in Delaware, and one of only five hospitals in the nation, to achieve this recognition. The Perinatal Care Certification distinguishes those Joint ...
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