Beebe Medical Center

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Beebe Medical Center is a not-for-profit community hospital with 210 licensed beds. Specialized service lines include cardiac and vascular, oncology, orthopedics and women’s health.Beebe Medical Center operates an open-heart surgery program in affiliation with Christian Care Health System. There is an interventional Cardiology program around-the-clock, hospitalist program and a multi-disciplinary cancer center offerings medical oncology and radiation oncology services, surgical oncology. Beebe’s medical staff consists of more than 200 physicians, practitioners representing 40 specialties and a Lactation Nurse to support breastfeeding.Beebe Medical Center operates Lab Express, Diagnostic Imaging and Physical Therapy outpatient services in Lewes, Milton, Millville, Millsboro, Georgetown, Long Neck and Rehoboth.Beebe Medical Center services also include: Diabetes Management, a sleep disorders center, the Gull House adult activities center, home health agency, an integrative health department, high-school based wellness centers and the only hospital-based nursing school in the state.Beebe’s emergency department in Lewes is a level III trauma center. Beebe participates in many community events annually,including the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, the March of Dimes walk and the American Heart Associations Heart Walk. The Population Health Department provides cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, osteoporosis and other free screenings throughout the state. Support programs include an Alzheimer and caregivers support group, diabetes education and support groups, a Parkinson’s disease support group, the Mended Heart program for cardiac patients, and the Better Breathers’ Club for those with pulmonary disease.