Jacinta Iheanacho Honored With DAISY Award

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Jacinta “JC” Iheanacho, MSN, BSN, RN, of Wilmington Hospital, has received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. Iheanacho was nominated for the attentive care and enthusiasm she displayed when a patient needed to pass a swallow test but had been unsuccessful despite multiple attempts. Interested in a nursing career at ChristianaCare? Click here for more […] The post Jacinta Iheanacho …

Hyang Suk Kim Honored With DAISY Award

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Hyang Suk Kim, RN, of ChristianaCare HomeHealth, has received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. Kim was nominated by a Delaware mother who has seen the improvements in her young daughter as a result of her care. The little girl was born premature and weighed under 2 pounds. She required a feeding tube to eat […] The post Hyang Suk …

Charles Mulligan, M.D., Appointed Chair of Department of Defense Lung Cancer Research Program

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Charles Mulligan, M.D., chief of thoracic surgery at ChristianaCare’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute, has been named chair of the Department of Defense Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP) for 2024-25. The LCRP is part of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) that manages research in a wide range of cancers and […] The post Charles Mulligan, …

Healthgrades Honors ChristianaCare With Outpatient Joint Replacement Excellence Award™

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ChristianaCare has been recognized as a 2023 Outpatient Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ recipient by Healthgrades, a health care quality ratings and services company. This achievement reflects ChristianaCare’s outstanding clinical outcomes for outpatient knee and hip replacement and places ChristianaCare in the top 10% nationwide for outpatient joint replacement. ChristianaCare’s Christiana and Wilmington hospitals are the […] The post Healthgrades Honors …

Christopher Cowan Named Among Mogul’s Top People Leaders and CHROs of 2023

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Christopher Cowan, MEd, FABC, senior vice president of Human Resources at ChristianaCare, is among 100 global leaders named to the Top People Leaders and CHROs of 2023 list by Mogul, a diversity recruitment platform that helps companies attract, support and advance diverse talent. (CHRO stands for chief human resources officer.) The list highlights leaders who […] The post Christopher Cowan …

Long Coat Ceremony Welcomes ChristianaCare Residents and Fellows

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Continuing a tradition of celebrating new physicians on their academic medical journey, ChristianaCare welcomed 105 residents and fellows into 27 training programs during a ceremony held June 23 on the Newark campus.     The ceremony, informally known as a long coat ceremony, is a rite of passage for residents signifying their transition from medical […] The post Long Coat …

ChristianaCare Earns IABC Gold Quill Award for Innovation in Media Relations

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ChristianaCare, with its collaborative partner ExpertFile, has been recognized with a 2023 Gold Quill Award from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) for its “Our Experts” media database. Designed to easily and quickly connect journalists to subject-matter experts, this online resource has been recognized with the top prize — “Award of Excellence” in the […] The post ChristianaCare Earns …

Put on Your Sun Armor!

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Sunny days represent some of the best moments we make for ourselves. Whether playing on the sandy shores of our local beaches and beyond, walking our dogs in a park or barbecuing outdoors with our favorite people, it’s tempting to put sun safety on the back burner of our priority list. But the truth is […] The post Put on …