Kelly Palekar, Winner of the Daisy Award

Last week, the Delaware Nursing Association had its inaugural Daisy event in Dover, Delaware, where they recognized two direct care nurses throughout the state. Kelly Palekar, our psychiatric nurse practitioner in the mental health department, was given a distinguished honor and recognition for her direct patient care skills.

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Antibiotics Available in the Lobby at Atracare: Skip the Line at the Pharmacy

Atracare will become the first medical practice in Delaware to offer InstyMeds; a state-of-the-art medication dispensing technology. In many cases, InstyMeds will automate the need for multiple trips to get common medications by offering them on-site at their locations in Lewes and Ocean View. Learn what this means for you and your loved ones.

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Navigating the Maze of Viral Illnesses This Fall: COVID-19, Influenza, and RSV

As we enter the fall season, it’s essential to stay informed about the viral illnesses that can affect our community. In Delaware, the changing weather, increased indoor gatherings, and a new school year can contribute to the spread of infectious illnesses including influenza (flu), COVID-19, and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). 

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Atracare Goes Purple | Open House Event

Atracare Mental Health Partners with Delaware Goes Purple and The Sussex County Health Coalition to Host an Open House on 9/28 from 5-8 where they invite the community to learn more about treating and navigating Substance Use Disorder in Lewes, Delaware.

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Dr. Lindsay & Will Albanese Win DBT40 2023 Award!

Recognized for their tireless work and impact on the community, Dr. Lindsay & Will Albanese have been awarded this year’s 40 Under 40 list. With Atracare, the couple is not just setting new benchmarks in healthcare; they’re nurturing the very community that nurtured them. Learn More >

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Why Whooping Cough Should Be Taken Seriously

Whooping cough, scientifically termed pertussis, stands as a cautionary example of how seemingly innocuous childhood illnesses can harbor profound dangers. This highly contagious respiratory infection is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis and can lead to severe complications, particularly among infants and young children. As the calendar designates it as Immunization Awareness Month, it’s a timely reminder of the critical role vaccines play in safeguarding us from preventable diseases like whooping cough.

 

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Dr. Childers Voted Best Pediatrician 3 Years in a Row!

Coastal Style has once again recognized the exceptional talent of Dr. Childers. In an extraordinary achievement, Dr. Childers has been awarded Best Pediatrician by Coastal Style for the third consecutive time. This remarkable feat is a testament to her unwavering commitment to the well-being of children and families she serves.

 

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Atracare Cooler Giveaway!

Atracare and Delaware Beaches Online are excited to present an exclusive giveaway of the highly sought-after Igloo Trailmate Journey Cooler. Whether you’re heading to the beach, setting sail on a boat, or embarking on a land adventure, this cooler is a must-have! With its exceptional features and superior design, the Igloo Trailmate Journey Cooler ensures your beverages stay frosty and your food remains fresh throughout your excursions. Join us for a chance to win this fantastic 70-quart cooler that can hold over 100 beverages and keep ice intact for up to four days. Follow us on social media for a chance to win!

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Delaware Recognizes Dr. Lindsay Albanese as Top Female

On Tuesday May 30th, the Delaware Commission for Women and the Office of Women’s Advancement & Advocacy formally recognized Dr. Lindsay Albanese and three other recipients during a luncheon at the Buena Vista Country Estate.  All four women were selected for the “She’s On Her Way Award” which recognizes talented young Delaware women leaders who are under 40 years old and have made significant contributions in the state.

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