When someone is in cardiac arrest, time is of the essence. St. Francis Medical Center recently obtained a cutting edge device that will allow every second to count. The LUCAS 2 Chest Compression System is a safe and efficient tool that standardizes chest compression in accordance with the latest scientific guidelines.
In the middle of a busy semester, with exams, case studies and project deadlines looming, who would expect that students would have time to embark on an optional community service initiative? Well, the old adage, "If you want something done, ask a busy person", certainly rings true here.
On Thursday, November 7, 2013 St. Francis Medical Center hosted a Pasta Night to cheer on the Trenton Tornadoes football team. The Trenton High School Varsity football team has had a fantastic record this year with, at the time of the dinner, 8 wins - 1 loss. But, there was more to cheer about than just on-field prowess.
The CHE Trinity Health Board of Directors announced today that Richard J. Gilfillan, M.D., former director of the federal Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), will be the system's new president and chief executive officer.
St. Francis Medical Center Foundation hosted its 31st Annual Golf and Tennis Outing on Monday, September 16, 2013 at the Trenton Country Club.
The St. Francis Medical Center board of trustees and CHE Trinity Health have named Christy Stephenson, R.N., M.B.A., as interim president and chief executive officer of St. Francis Medical Center, effective Sept.13.
This summer, eight new graduates from the St. Francis School of Radiologic Technology celebrated their recent educational and clinical success.
St. Francis Medical Center has expanded its services and is now offering patients the ability to have an MRI examination of the breasts. In addition to the mammogram program, the MRI scanner is also accredited by the American College of Radiology.
St. Francis Recognized as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association
State-of-the-art EP lab now open at St. Francis.
St. Francis Awarded an "A" in Patient Safety
St. Francis Medical Center ranked # 4 in all New Jersey hospitals and was ranked the safest hospital in Mercer County.
Quality Care for Patients with Coronary Disease
David L. Knowlton is the new Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
St. Francis is the first hospital in the state of New Jersey to launch its own iPhone application.
St. Francis Medical Center was honored with an "A" Hospital Safety Score byThe Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.
St. Francis Medical Center has joined the Jefferson Kimmel Cancer Center Network, announced officials from both institutions recently.
St. Francis Medical Center has expanded its Board of Trustees to include three new board members. They are Sister Lillian Harrington, Brian Bennett and Simi Bakshi.
The August issue of Consumer Reports has an investigative article titled, "How Safe is Your Hospital?" The article focuses on six categories in its safety ratings: infections, readmissions, communication, CT scanning, complications and mortality.
TRENTON, NJ - On Tuesday, April 17, 2012, St. Francis Medical Center held a special volunteer celebration to give thanks to all of the generous volunteers at the hospital.
TRENTON, NJ - St Francis Medical Center recently upgraded their Intense Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) equipment to a new state-of-the-art Cone Beam image guided radiation therapy system (IGRT).
Trenton, NJ - The St. Francis Regional Cancer Center received a Three-Year Approval with Commendation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS).
K. Johnson Enterprises and St. Francis Medical Center Break Ground on Team Campus Bordentown Team Campus Bordentown, a 32.7 acre project will feature the St. Francis Outpatient Healthcare Center.