Francis J. (Frank) Leto has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Bryn Mawr Hospital Foundation. Leto is president and CEO of the Bryn Mawr Trust Company and its parent, Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation. Before assuming his current position, Leto managed the Wealth Management Division of the Bank and served as general counsel of the Corporation and the Bank. Prior to Bryn Mawr Trust, Leto was an attorney in private practice. He is a graduate of Episcopal Academy, St. Joseph's University and Widener Law School. He and his wife Anita reside in Haverford.
The Bryn Mawr Hospital Foundation Board is responsible for developing and strengthening philanthropic support for the hospital and increasing public awareness about its programs and services. In addition, the Foundation Board focuses on establishing effective communications between the hospital and the community. The Foundation Board has raised $21 million over the past five years to fund highest priority needs, purchase advanced technology and equipment, train the next generation of surgeons and family practice physicians and provide a range of community health services.
Bryn Mawr Hospital, a member of Main Line Health, is a 319-bed, not-for-profit acute-care teaching hospital dedicated to helping the community stay well ahead on the path to life-long health. Bryn Mawr Hospital has earned Magnet® designation for the third time for its superior nursing staff. The Hospital has been nationally recognized by Press Ganey, Truven Health Analytics, The Joint Commission and other health care ratings organizations for its outstanding quality of patient care. Bryn Mawr Hospital has been named among the top ten hospitals in the Philadelphia metro area in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals, and is ranked as high-performing in four specialties: geriatrics, gastroenterology & GI surgery, orthopedics and urology. Bryn Mawr Hospital’s Neuro-Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (NCICU) has also received the 2015–2018 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) 2015 silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence for the second time. The Hospital offers a full range of services, including cancer care, orthopedic care, cardiovascular care, maternity care, bariatrics, neurovascular and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, all aided by a dedicated team of health care professionals and innovative technology such as the da Vinci® Surgical System’s robotic technology and RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System. Through Bryn Mawr Hospital’s collaboration with the Jefferson Neuroscience Network, the university-affiliated Neurovascular Center offers rapid access to advanced diagnostics and treatment options for stroke care. Bryn Mawr Hospital has also collaborated with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to include round-the-clock pediatric care for the pediatric inpatient unit and in the pediatric emergency department with additional board-certified emergency medicine physicians.
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