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 lifelong health. Bryn Mawr Hospital has been named as one of the top six hospitals in the Philadelphia metro area and top 12 in the state of Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals 2016–2017, and is ranked as high-performing in the specialties of orthopedics and urology. U.S. News & World Report also ranked Bryn Mawr Hospital as high performing in the following Common Core specialty areas: abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, COPD, colon cancer surgery, congestive heart failure, hip replacement, knee replacement and lung cancer surgery. Bryn Mawr Hospital has earned Magnet® designation for the third time for its superior nursing staff. Bryn Mawr Hospital’s Neuro-Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (NCICU) has also received the 2015–2018 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence for the second time. The National Institutes of Health Commission on Cancer has accredited our Cancer Center and our Comprehensive Breast Center has been accredited by The Joint Commission and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. Bryn Mawr Hospital’s Bariatric Program has been accredited by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. The hospital offers a full range of services, including cancer care, orthopedic care, cardiovascular care, behavioral health, maternity care, bariatric surgery, 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 Intuitive Surgical System's DaVinci Robot and Navio Robotic Arm Orthopedic System. Through Bryn Mawr Hospital’s collaboration with the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 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, fellowship trained pediatric emergency medicine physicians.
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