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Christiana Care physician reviews part of transparency program

Consumers often search online reviews when considering new products or services. So when it comes to one of their most important decisions, selecting a health care provider, Christiana Care is ensuring consumers have the...

Peninsula Home Health, Nanticoke expand relationship in Sussex

Peninsula Home Care at Nanticoke and Nanticoke Health Services are expanding their relationship in order to provide patients with an easier transition from hospital to home care. PHCN has been named a “Nanticoke Health Services...

Recovery Centers holds ribbon cutting at outpatient site

Earlier in the month, Recovery Centers of America opened its newest outpatient facility at 2383 Limestone Road, Wilmington. The ribbon-cutting ceremony and program  included keynote speaker Ashley Biden and Jim Wahlberg, executive director of the Mark...

Christiana Hospital opens parking garage for patients, visitors

Christina Care has opened a  new patient and visitor self-park garage at Christiana Hospital, south of Newark. The garage offers 700 spaces with four stories of free parking at the main hospital entrance. Features include: Handicapped...

Study claims Obamacare replacement act would hurt state’s economy

A report released this month claims that the  American Health Care Act would lead to the loss of a couple of thousand jobs and a lower level of economic activity in Delaware. This study by...

Thompson named Executive Director of Medical Society of Delaware

The Executive Board of the Medical Society of Delaware, Newark,   named Mark B. Thompson, as the Society’s next Executive Director, effective July 1. The announcement comes after a national search to replace Mark A....

Trauma cases lead Blood Bank to seek more common O positive donors

A rash of trauma cases  in recent days has put a critical strain on the local blood supply, prompting the Blood Bank of Delmarva to ask for help from donors  “Unfortunately a succession of trauma...

Highmark files for 33.6% rate hike hike in Affordable Care Act premiums

The Delaware Department of Insurance (“DOI”) has received a proposed rate increase request from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware for a 33.6 percent rate hike for its 2018 individual Marketplace business. This requested...

DuPont says study suggests probiotic can fight colds

DuPont Nutrition & Health announced  that a study published in Beneficial Microbes and sponsored by DuPont and the University of Virginia demonstrated the role of probiotic supplements to maintain healthy respiratory immune function. The results  suggest that ingestion...

European delegation to meet with state’s leaders in science, fintech and health clusters

A delegation from Europe’s   science and healthcare clusters will meet with  Delaware researchers, industry professionals and entrepreneurs to discuss  work being done here in bioscience, cancer research,  healthcare and  fintech.  The event will be held...