Adarsh Jha, M.D., Named Medical Director for Gengras Primary Care Services

 Adarsh Jha MD(Hartford, Conn. March 28, 2013)  Adarsh Jha, M.D., of Manchester, has been named Medical Director for Gengras Primary Care Services at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. 

Dr. Jha was recently named a Saint Francis Faculty Fellow in recognition for being an outstanding member of faculty at the Hospital. He is also an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. 

Dr. Jha received his medical degree  from Darbhanga Medical College, L.N.M., University, Darbhanga, India. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Permian Basin, TX. 

Dr. Jha is an associate member of the American College of Physicians; a lifetime member of the Indian Medical Association; the Red Cross Society; and the International Youth Hostels Association.  

About Saint Francis Care 

Saint Francis Care is an integrated healthcare delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897.  Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England.  Other major entities of Saint Francis Care include The Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center, the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research, and Saint Francis HealthCare Partners.  Its services are supported by a network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office centers sited throughout the region.  For more information, visit