(Hartford, Conn. January 6, 2015) – Saint Francis Care has named Adam R. Silverman, M.D., FACP, as Vice President,
Ambulatory Strategy and Development.
In this new role, Dr. Silverman
will oversee the Hospital’s ambulatory planning and care delivery efforts, including
outpatient services, post-acute care and FastCare retail clinics. He will
continue to provide oversight of the Primary Care Service Line and the
Connecticut Institute for Primary Care Innovation (CIPCI).
Dr. Silverman joined Saint
Francis in 2012 as Physician Executive, Primary Care Service Line and Outreach
Section Leader, Connecticut Institute for Primary Care Innovation.
Dr. Silverman is an associate
professor of medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center, John
Dempsey Hospital. He was also president
of the Medical Staff at John Dempsey Hospital from 2006-2011. While at John
Dempsey Hospital he served in numerous administrative and educational roles,
including Chair of the Clinical Council, member of the Dean’s Council,
Associate Program Director - Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program.
Dr. Silverman is board certified
by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American
College of Physicians, was elected as a Saint Francis Care Faculty Fellow, and
received the American College of Physicians CT Chapter Laureate Award in 2010.
Dr. Silverman received his
medical degree from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. He completed his internship in internal
medicine at Primary Care Track Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, where
he was also chief medical resident.
About Saint Francis Care
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 are also Saint Francis Care Partners. 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 www.stfranciscare.com.