Steve Kunsman Appointed Director of Operations for Post Acute Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Services at Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital

Steve Kunsman, MS, PT(Hartford, Conn. May 6, 2013) – Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital (MSRH) has appointed Steve Kunsman, MS, PT, of Southwick, MA, as Director of Operations for Post Acute Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Services. 

In his new role, Kunsman will work closely with the MSRH leadership team and will be responsible for patient care, customer experience and financial viability within Post Acute Rehabilitation Services.  

“Steve’s efforts as Manager of Inpatient Rehabilitation Services were instrumental in Mount Sinai’s achievement as a top 10 percent inpatient rehabilitation facility last year,” said Robert J. Krug, M.D., Medical Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service Line. 

“Steven has continuously taken an active role in quality, patient safety, and patient/staff satisfaction initiatives,” said Maura A. Murray, CRRN, MSN, Executive Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service Line.

Kunsman joined MSRH in 1999, serving in a number of roles, most recently as the Manger of Inpatient Rehabilitation Services since 2004. He received a BS in Liberal Arts and a MS in Physical Therapy from Neumann University, Aston, PA. Kunsman is currently enrolled in the MBA program with the Barney School of Business at the University of Hartford.

 

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 www.stfranciscare.com.