Beebe Medical Center is a not-for-profit community hospital with 210 licensed beds. Specialized service lines include cardiac and vascular, oncology, orthopaedics, women’s health and chronic disease management.
Beebe Medical Center operates Lab Express diagnostic imaging and physical therapy outpatient services in Lewes, Milton, Millville, Millsboro, Georgetown, Long Neck and Rehoboth Beach. Beebe Medical Center services also include: diabetes management, a sleep disorders center, the Gull House adult activities center, a home health agency, an integrative health department, high school-based wellness centers, and the only hospital-based nursing school in the state, Beebe School of Nursing.
Beebe’s medical staff consists of more than 200 physicians and practitioners from 40 specialties. In 2007 Beebe Medical Center started its open-heart surgery program in affiliation with Christiana Care Health System. It also has an interventional cardiology program and a round-the-clock hospitalist program.
Beebe’s Emergency Department in Lewes is a Level III Trauma Center. From Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, the Beebe Emergency Center on Route 26 in Millville provides services to resort visitors and residents.
Beebe participates in many community events each year, including the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, the March of Dimes walk and the American Heart Association Heart Walk and Heart Ball. The Community Health department provides cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, osteoporosis and other free screenings throughout the area. Support programs include an Alzheimer’s 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.
For further information, call 302-645-3300 or visit Beebe’s website at www.beebemed.org.