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.
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
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.