FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Presence Saint Francis Appoints Glynn Elliott III, M.D., FACP, Chairman of the Department of Medicine
Evanston, Illinois (March 26, 2014) – Presence Saint Francis Hospital announces the appointment of Glynn Elliott III, M.D., FACP, Chairman of the Department of Medicine, effective March 24, 2014. Having served as associate medical director of the hospital’s internal medicine residency program since 2004, Dr. Elliott is highly dedicated and attuned to the medical needs of the community.
“As a resident of Lincolnwood and a medical staff member since 2003, Dr. Elliott understands the important role that Presence Saint Francis can play in the community and is excited about the opportunity to contribute to our success,” said Roberta Luskin-Hawk, M.D., president and CEO of Presence Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston and Presence Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago. “He is committed to the highest quality of care and patient experience, and I’m thrilled to have him in this leadership position.”
A graduate of Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Dr. Elliott is board certified in internal medicine. He completed his residency at Northwestern University – Evanston Hospital where he was chief medical resident. He served as an assistant professor of clinical medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine for many years before his appointment as clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 2010. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a part of Presence Medical Group.
About Presence Saint Francis Hospital
Presence Saint Francis Hospital is a nationally recognized, full-service 271-bed hospital with a Level I Trauma Center and is listed as one of Chicago’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. As home to the first Chest Pain Center on Chicago’s north shore and a Primary Stroke Center certified by the Joint Commission, Presence Saint Francis Hospital has a rich history of providing top quality care and leading edge technologies in collaboration with its 430-physician medical staff. Presence Saint Francis Hospital has been designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, placing it in the top seven percent of U.S. hospitals for nursing excellence. More information is available at http://www.presencehealth.org/stfrancis.
About Presence Health
Presence Health is the largest Catholic health system based in Illinois, created in November, 2011 through the merger of Provena Health and Resurrection Health Care. With more than 150
sites of care, including 12 hospitals, Presence Health has 22,000 employees and 4,000 medical professionals. More information is available at http://www.presencehealth.org.