As retirement nears, Rose reflects on tenure with Nanticoke

SEAFORD – Retirement is calling for Steve Rose. After 30 years with the U.S. Army and National Guard and more than four decades in hospitals and healthcare, he says now is the time. Mr. Rose, who as chief executive officer led Nanticoke Health Services through challenging times, is retiring after 11-plus years with the healthcare […]

Nanticoke’s affiliation with Peninsula geared to enhance healthcare services

SEAFORD — It’s official. A work in progress for some time, proposed affiliation of Seaford-based Nanticoke Health Services and Peninsula Regional Health System of Salisbury has passed final state and federal regulatory approval. In a Jan. 2 announcement, Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Nanticoke Physician Network and all other Nanticoke healthcare services have joined the Peninsula Regional […]

Short named president of Nanticoke Hospital

SEAFORD — Nanticoke Health Services and its board of directors recently announced that Penny Short, RN, BSN, has been named president of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. As president, Ms. Short will be charged with overseeing all facets of operations for Nanticoke Memorial Hospital including assuming the executive duties of the hospital. Ms. Short, a Seaford native, […]

Nanticoke, Peninsula reach agreement to affiliate

SEAFORD — Top administrators from Seaford-based Nanticoke Health Services and Peninsula Regional Health System in Salisbury say high-level healthcare will continue and can only be enhanced through an affiliation of the two healthcare entities. On Monday, boards of both healthcare systems reached a definitive agreement to affiliate in a membership substitution, which with final state […]

Women’s health awareness, downtown Seaford focus of Live for Chocolate

SEAFORD — Pink and chocolate were just about everywhere in downtown Seaford on May 3. It was all part of the 6th annual Live for Chocolate, a fun-filled, community-oriented event promoting women’s health awareness – and revitalization of Seaford’s downtown business district. Nanticoke Health Services, Western Sussex Chamber of Commerce and the city of Seaford […]