Bayhealth makes move to new Sussex Campus

MILFORD — Milford Memorial Hospital closed its doors Tuesday as Bayhealth moved into a new facility across town, ending an era that has witnessed the ebb and flow of the community since 1938. The historic hospital will live on as a skilled-nursing facility with a myriad other offerings when Nationwide Healthcare Services soon takes over […]

New Bayhealth Sussex Campus set to accept patients in early February, community open house scheduled

As patients continue receiving health care at Bayhealth’s Milford Memorial Hospital this year, innovative technology and fresh construction on a new hospital nears completion in south Milford. First built in 1953, the current 22-acre hospital on Clarke Avenue simply would not hold future growth, Bayhealth leaders contend. So, a change was in order. The new […]

Bayhealth celebrates the first babies of the new year

Women’s and Children’s Services at Bayhealth has announced the first babies born at Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus and Bayhealth Milford Memorial in the New Year. The first baby of the New Year born at Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus was a girl. Deborah Edwards of Dover, Delaware, welcomed Kylee Heverin who was born on Jan. 1, […]

Bayhealth adjusts visitation policy as flu cases increase

  DOVER — As the outside temperatures around Delaware have been decreasing, the number of people being stricken with the flu statewide has been increasing. It is those burgeoning influenza numbers that has led Bayhealth to enact a temporary flu visitation policy for its hospitals in Kent County: Kent General in Dover and Milford Memorial. […]

Bayhealth effort to nix 300K award to ex-employee denied

DOVER — Bayhealth Medical Center last week was denied in its bid to vacate results of a civil trial awarding nearly $300,000 to a former employee who claimed she was discriminated against due to a disability. Bayhealth submitted a motion for judgment on Dec. 4 that renewed its request after an August jury trial involving […]

Bayhealth hosts 12th annual Festival of Trees

DOVER — The lobbies of Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus and Bayhealth Milford Memorial are lined with Christmas trees and the giving spirit thanks to the 12th annual Festival of Trees. Bayhealth’s Festival of Trees is a tradition that calls for hospital departments to decorate trees that are then displayed in the lobbies of each hospital […]

Draper Holdings Charitable Foundation, Inc. donates $250,000 to the Campaign for Bayhealth — Phase III

Bayhealth Foundation President Lindsay Rhodenbaugh, left, shown here with two of the late Tom Draper’s children, Mariah Draper Calagione and Hank Draper, recently accepted a $250,000 contribution from Draper Holdings Charitable Foundation, Inc. for the Campaign for Bayhealth — Phase III. Mr. Draper, who made the commitment prior to his passing, said that although he […]

Address determined for Bayhealth Sussex Campus

  MILFORD — The official address of the new Bayhealth Hospital and Outpatient Center, Sussex Campus has been determined. The new facility will be located at 100 Wellness Way, Milford, DE 19963. Wellness Way, which is located off of Cedar Creek Road in Milford, will be the main point of entry for the new Bayhealth […]

Bayhealth to purchase Sussex property for future growth

Bayhealth has entered into an agreement to purchase 18 along U.S. 9 at the intersection of Hudson Road in Sussex County. “We are excited to expand our footprint in southern Delaware,” said Bayhealth President and CEO Terry Murphy. “As more services are available on an outpatient basis, we hope that one day this property will […]

Bayhealth Primary Care, Milford celebrates ribbon-cutting

Bayhealth celebrated the opening of a new 5,000-square-foot medical office building located at 804 N. DuPont Blvd. in Milford with a ribbon-cutting at the Quinn Medical Offices. The new facility includes three Bayhealth Medical Group primary care physicians, plus their clinical staff and administrative support teams. Currently, Drs. Preeti Gupta, Anita Bapat and Ambreen Raza […]