Dr Jayesh Modi, nurse Rose Hurlihe and the Rev. Armand Padula
Poughkeepsie- The Franciscan Award, the highest honor Saint Francis Hospital bestows upon individuals, was presented Saturday evening (April 24) to Rose Hurlihe, RN, Dr. Jayesh R. Modi, and Father Armand Padula, OFM, of the Franciscan Order at the 29th annual Franciscan Award Gala at The Grandview in Poughkeepsie.
Dr. Jayesh R. Modi
retains the understated passion that led him into medicine.
While others spoke with great emotion in the Haitian earthquake aftermath, Dr. Modi
traveled to Haiti with a group of doctors.
Since 2003, Dr. Modi has been Director of Saint Francis Hospital's Department of Surgery.
Since, 2005, he has been Medical Director of the hospital's Wound Care Center.