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Tuesday, July 12, 2011

St. Francis Health appoints new quality manager of emergency services

INDIANAPOLIS – Leah Scalf, R.N., has been appointed quality manager of emergency services at Franciscan St. Francis Health’s hospitals in Indianapolis, Beech Grove and Mooresville.

In that role, she serves as an advisor to all medical staff, service lines and other areas to ensure regulatory compliance and to monitor hospital-wide quality and patient safety issues.

Scalf, who has been affiliated with St. Francis Health since 1987, has served as a clinical outcomes specialist, nursing supervisor, clinical educator, patient care coordinator and staff nurse with the hospital’s neonatal intensive care, post-partum and other units.

An Indianapolis resident, Scalf earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing at the Indiana University School of Nursing. She’s certified in nursing administration through the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is a member of the Indiana Association for Healthcare Quality.