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Matthew Rubino Appointed Chair of Surgery and Physician Executive for Surgical Services

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Matthew Rubino, M.D., MBA, FACS, has been named chair of the Department of Surgery and physician executive for Surgical Services. Rubino has served as interim in these roles since September 2023. In his new role, Rubino will work with leaders across the system to advance ChristianaCare’s goals of providing high-quality, efficient and timely medical care […] The post Matthew Rubino …

Planning a vacation? Keep yourself healthy with these tips

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Bayhealth Family Nurse Practitioner Nicole Steinberg, FNP-C, says that although vacations can be exciting and enriching, it is important to take steps to remain healthy before, during and after your trip. “Before you go, research your destinations,” Steinberg said. “Be sure you understand potential risks as well as local customs and laws. There are areas that are not safe for …

Tag – You’re It! Work Out Like a Kid to Keep Exercise Fun

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When you were a kid, you clambered up jungle gyms, played tag and jumped rope. Your heart pounded and your muscles pumped, but the word “cardio” or “strength-training” never entered your vocabulary. You were simply “playing.” Here’s how to bring that lighthearted element back to your fitness routine. Do these activities solo — or with […] The post Tag – …

U.S. News & World Report Ranks ChristianaCare No. 1 in Delaware

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For its Delaware hospitals, ChristianaCare has been named by U.S. News & World Report to its 2024-2025 Best Hospitals as a High Performing hospital for 13 conditions and two procedures. High Performing is the highest distinction a hospital can earn for U.S. News’ Best Hospitals Procedures & Conditions ratings. ChristianaCare is also ranked as the […] The post U.S. News …

Michelle Schaffer Honored With DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses

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Michelle Schaffer, RN, of Union Hospital has received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. ChristianaCare DAISY Award recipients are nurses recognized for meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of patients and families by displaying exceptional clinical skills, compassion, calm, respect and partnership. Interested in a nursing career at ChristianaCare? Click here for more information. […] The post Michelle Schaffer …

Union Hospital Auxiliary Supports Behavioral Health

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The Union Hospital Auxiliary has graciously donated $130,000 to ChristianaCare Union Hospital to help enhance the Behavioral Health Department. The donation will be used to upgrade the rooms and facilities. Once renovations are complete, the hospital will unveil the new Behavioral Health unit. Visit the Good as New Shop at 213 North St., Elkton, MD. […] The post Union Hospital …

Village Primary Care to open in Milford Wellness Village

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One of the latest additions to Milford Wellness Village is Village Primary Care, offering exceptional, patient-centered healthcare in the Milford community. The permanent location of Village Primary Care is still under construction, so they will open at a temporary location at 21 West Clarke Street, Suite 1610 in Milford. “Our mission is to elevate healthcare experienced by fostering a conversation …

Saving Lives, One Device at a Time: Clinical Engineering

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Behind every health care provider, or perhaps already in the palms of their hands, is a piece of equipment necessary to their patient’s health and survival. Modern medical treatment relies on complex equipment to keep patients alive and healthy during procedures and recovery. Take live-saving equipment such as telemetry monitors, MRI machines and ventilators as […] The post Saving Lives, …

What Does a Prediabetes Diagnosis Mean?

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Prediabetes can be a warning sign for type 2 diabetes You may have heard of type 2 diabetes, a chronic condition that arises when blood sugar levels are too high. But are you familiar with prediabetes, which is an early warning sign of type 2 diabetes? Prediabetes often – but not always – progresses to […] The post What Does …