Advising the Saint Francis Family in Matters of Ethics

Need an Ethics Consult?

1-877-ST-FRANCIS
(877-783-7262)


Ethics at Saint Francis
Hospital and Medical Center

114 Woodland St
Hartford, Connecticut
06105-1208
 

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center maintains an Institutional Ethics Committee. This multi-disciplinary group provides education and consultation to physicians, nurses, and other managerial and professional staff, as well as to patients and families.

If you or a family member are experiencing an ethical dilemma or concern regarding care at Saint Francis, please contact us one of the following ways: 

  • On the Saint Francis campus, pick up a phone, dial "0," and ask the operator to notify the on-call ethics consultant. During this call, please provide your own contact information. 
  • At home, dial 1-877-ST-FRANCIS (783-7262), and ask the operator to notify the on-call ethics consultant. During this call, please provide your own contact information. 

The on-call ethics consultant will respond to your request and may involve other members of the ethics committee in the completion of an ethics consult.