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Dr. Scott Dickson Joins Saint Francis Healthcare as Medical Director of Emergency Medicine

Saint Francis Healthcare is proud to announce that Dr. Scott Dickson will serve as the medical director of its emergency medicine department.

Prior to joining Saint Francis Healthcare, Dr. Dickson served as medical director, quality control office and attending emergency physician at Virtua Memorial Hospital. He previously deployed to the Middle East during Operation Iraqi Freedom and served as medical director at Malcolm Grow Medical Center on Andrews Air Force Base. One of his key accomplishments involves supervising the emergency medical services for George Bush’s 2006 State of the Union address.

A member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Dr. Dickson is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. He has also served as an assistant clinical professor at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

Dr. Dickson graduated with honors from his emergency medicine residency at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. He received his medical degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and an undergraduate degree in biology from the College of New Jersey.

Saint Francis Healthcare, a part of Trinity Health, operates Delaware’s only Catholic hospital serving Wilmington and Northern New Castle County since 1924. Services provided include Partners in CardioVascular Health and Cardiovascular Services, 24-hour Emergency Services, Ambulance Service, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the da Vinci™ Surgical System, Gastroenterology Services, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Advanced Wound Center, Imaging Services, Sleep/Neurodiagnostics Center, Home Care, Outpatient Physical Therapy, Comprehensive Women’s Health Services and three community outreach programs. Saint Francis Healthcare is affiliated with the Saint Francis Foundation and Saint Francis LIFE (Living Independently for Elders), a PACE (Program for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model.