Saint Francis Healthcare resumes select services

WILMINGTON – Saint Francis Healthcare began resuming critical services and elective surgeries on Tuesday as part of a phased approach.Physician practices also continue toh offer telehealth services, including wellness visits, chronic disease management or other health concerns, as options for patients. For a telehealth or (if necessary) in-person appointment, or to schedule a surgery or […]

DTC announces Wilmington Transit Center opening

WILMINGTON – Delaware Transit Corporation announced the opening of the Wilmington Transit Center, located at Front and Walnut streets, operating as the new transfer location for most DART bus routes in downtown Wilmington. The new transit center has the capacity to have up to 10 buses stage at one time allowing bus layovers without blocking […]

Delegation announces relief for Delaware airports

WILMINGTON – Sens. Tom Carper, Chris Coons and Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester announced grant awards totaling $257,000 from U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration to four airports in Delaware on Thursday. The grants were made possible by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which provided nearly $10 billion to eligible U.S. […]

Nemours Children’s Health System designated coronavirus alternative care site

WILMINGTON — The Nemours Children’s Health System has been designated one of two alternative care sites in Delaware to help deal with a surge of patients stemming from the coronavirus outbreak. Nemours will now only be accepting transfers from Delaware community hospitals of non-COVID-19 adults to Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Adult patients must […]

DOC: Contract worker fully recovered after positive COVID-19 test

DOVER – A contract healthcare professional assigned to New Castle County Community Corrections has tested positive for COVID-19, the Delaware Department of Correction announced this morning. DOC spokesman Paul Shavack said the person has self-isolated for the past 18 days and is fully recovered. New Castle County Community Corrections consists of the Plummer Community Corrections […]