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
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.
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.
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
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.