Saint Francis Emergency Department Chair Receives Connecticut Public Health Commissioner’s Award

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 C. Steven Wolf, M.D., chosen for impact on pre-hospital care  

C Steven Wolf MD(Hartford, Conn.  May 20, 2014) - C. Steven Wolf, M.D., Chairman of the Emergency Department at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, was recently honored by the state Department of Public Health and the Connecticut EMS Councils with the Connecticut Public Health Commissioner's Award. 

This prestigious award is given to an individual who has made an impact on pre-hospital care. The award provides an opportunity for the Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Public Health to recognize the talents and accomplishments of an individual's promotion of the Emergency Medical Services System as a Public Health entity. 

Earlier this year, Dr. Wolf stepped down as Chair of the North Central Connecticut Emergency Medical Services Council, Inc., after serving in that role for more than a decade. 

Dr. Wolf completed his emergency medicine residency at Louisiana State University Charity Hospital in New Orleans. He served as chief resident in emergency medicine at Charity Hospital and completed his internal medicine residency at Booth Memorial Medical Center in Flushing, N.Y. 

Dr. Wolf is an Assistant Professor for the Department of Traumatology and Emergency Medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. 


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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.  Johnson Memorial Medical Center, parent organization of Johnson Memorial Hospital, Evergreen Health Care Center, and Home and Community Health Services is also a Saint Francis Care Partner.  Saint Francis Care’s 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.