NANTICOKE IMMEDIATE CARE TO HOLD COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE
Nanticoke Health Services, along with the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, recently held a ribbon cutting for Nanticoke Immediate Care located at 505 W Market Street in Georgetown. On hand for the ribbon cutting were several state and local representatives, members of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, and representatives from Nanticoke Health Services.
Nanticoke would also like to invite everyone to a community open house at Nanticoke Immediate Care on Thursday, August 1, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Come see the Nanticoke Immediate Care facility and meet the staff. There will be door prizes and light refreshments.
Nanticoke Immediate Care is open 7 days a week, no appointment needed, providing care for minor illnesses and injuries. Services are available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thomas Brown, Senior Vice President of Nanticoke Health Services and President of the Nanticoke Physician Network says, “The new immediate care service provides access to care without an appointment and will be open to the community evenings and weekends. We want the community to come to the open house to see the beautifully renovated space and meet the staff. That way, when an urgent need arises, the community will feel good about choosing Nanticoke Immediate Care.”
Nanticoke Immediate Care is a part of the Nanticoke Physician Network. This means that for patients of the Nanticoke Physician Network, you will have secure, online access to view information about a visit to Nanticoke Immediate Care or any Nanticoke Physician Network doctor’s office visit. Additionally, physicians in the Nanticoke Physician Network share an electronic medical record. So, your Nanticoke physician can immediately view information about your immediate care visit. You simply need to provide your physician’s name during registration.
Nanticoke Health Services features an award winning, full-service community hospital. Nanticoke Memorial Hospital is ranked number one in Delaware and among America’s Best 100 Hospitals for Critical Care for 2012 and 2013 by HealthGrades, Inc. Nanticoke has been named one of the Best 100 Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review for the second year in a row. Nanticoke Memorial Hospital holds a Level III trauma status and includes an expanding interventional cardiology program. Nanticoke is nationally accredited by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and is a Gold Plus Award performer according to the American Heart/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®. Nanticoke’s medical staff includes over 120 active and community affiliate physicians. For more information go to www.nanticoke.org/immediatecare.