RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Saint Francis Care

Saint Francis Care
A collection of news and information related to Saint Francis Care published by this site and its partners.

Top Saint Francis Care Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Retired Nun Brings Comforting Touch To St. Francis NICU

    Retired Nun Brings Comforting Touch To St. Francis NICU
    Sister Loretta Mann might have retired, but she hasn't left the life of service to which she made a vow in 1948 when she entered the sisterhood of St. Francis. Sister Loretta, 85, spends three days a week in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of St....
  • Hartford Detectives Investigate City's Ninth Homicide

    HARTFORD — A young man was shot and killed on Sigourney Street Tuesday night, becoming the city's ninth homicide of the year. Officers dispatched to 362 Sigourney St. at 11:27 p.m. after receiving several 911 calls for shots fired found a 18-year-...
  • St. Francis Hopes New $5.5M Automated System Cuts Lab's Turnaround Time In Half

    St. Francis Hopes New $5.5M Automated System Cuts Lab's Turnaround Time In Half
    Officials at a Hartford laboratory owned by Saint Francis Care say they hope a recent $5.5 million investment in new equipment will cut the turnaround time for testing in half. The fully automated system came online in July at Collaborative Laboratory...
  • Mayor: Hartford To Investigate Stun Gun Shooting Of Teenager

    Mayor: Hartford To Investigate Stun Gun Shooting Of Teenager
    HARTFORD — Mayor Pedro Segarra said Wednesday that the Hartford police internal affairs division and a civilian review board will investigate an officer's use of a stun gun on an 18-year-old during a confrontation in the city's North End. In a...
  • Nurse Sues St. Francis, Claims She Lost Job After Saving Patient's Life

     Nurse Sues St. Francis, Claims She Lost Job After Saving Patient's Life
    A nurse who worked at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center for more than 30 years is suing the hospital for $2.5 million, claiming she was forced to give up her job in 2012 for "exceeding the scope" of her authority when she tried to save a patient's...
  • Effort To Improve Health In Impoverished North End Starts In The ER

     Effort To Improve Health In Impoverished North End Starts In The ER
    Deborah Knowlin slowly limps to her kitchen table, favoring her left knee because her right one, she says, gives out frequently. Sitting down at the table, Knowlin snaps open a day-of-the-week pill box and empties Friday's contents into her right hand:...
  • New Hampshire Woman Dies In Crash On I-84 In West Hartford

    New Hampshire Woman Dies In Crash On I-84 In West Hartford
    WEST HARTFORD — A New Hampshire woman who was a passenger on a motorcycle was fatally injured in a chain reaction accident on I-84 at the West Hartford/Hartford line Thursday afternoon. Brenda L. Goodwin, 43, of Atkinson, N.H., and Mark R. Goodwin,...
  • Groups Partner To Promote Asylum Hill Community

    HARTFORD - In an effort to strengthen the Asylum Hill community, the Asylum Hill Neighborhood Association and Leadership Greater Hartford are joining forces. The neighborhood association, which is a community organization that aims to improve the quality...
  • BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Deborah

    Olasunkannmi, Olusegun and Temitope (Adebayo), 606 Burnside Avenue, daughter, Deborah, Dec. 2, St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT..
  • Connecticut Hospitals Prepared, "Hyper-alert" for Ebola-Like Symptoms

    With the second of two American aid workers stricken with the Ebola virus arriving on United States soil for treatment Tuesday, fears and tensions about the potential for the deadly virus to spread stateside remain high. Connecticut's hospitals are...
  • Ellington Woman Dies After Being Struck By Car

    ELLINGTON — An 88-year-old Ellington woman has died of injuries she suffered when she was struck by a car on Middle Road about 5:15 p.m. Tuesday. Janet E. Peck was crossing the road in front of her home to check her mailbox when she was struck by a...