New director at health center
SHARON — Sharon Health Care Center has named Douglas Finch, M.D., as medical director effective July 1, 2011. Finch, a resident of Kent, has practiced medicine since 1994 and worked in northern Litchfield County since 2005. He practices internal medicine specializing in infectious diseases. He also serves as chairman of Sharon Hospital’s Department of Medicine and the Infection Control Committee.Finch replaces Joel Danisi M.D., the first Medical Director at Sharon Health Care. Danisi had held that position since the facility opened in October 1992.