Blog Posts in September, 2006

09.29.2006
Atlantic General Hospital Physician Takes Part in 9th Annual Pamper Yourself Benefit Event

As part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Kertrisa McWhite, director of breast care services at Atlantic General Hospital, will be present during the 9th Annual Pamper Yourself Benefit at A Perfect Face Day Spa in Ocean City on Monday, ...

09.29.2006
Atlantic General Hospital Holds Community Education Dinner

In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Atlantic General Hospital is holding a community education dinner and tour of the Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center on Thursday, October 19, 2006. The event, coordinated in ...

09.25.2006
Worcester County Child Advocacy Task Force Celebrates C.R.I.C.K.E.T with an Open House

An open house with light refreshments will be held on Thursday, October 5 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the C.R.I.C.K.E.T. Center, Inc., Worcester County’s new Child Advocacy Center. The center is being established to ...

09.22.2006
Atlantic General Health System Celebreates Ocean View Open House with Ribbon Cutting

Atlantic General Health System recently celebrated the opening of its first primary care office in lower Sussex County with an open house, where community members joined Dr. Socha for refreshments and a ribbon cutting ceremony held in conjunction ...

09.18.2006
Atlantic General Hospital and Health System Announces Recent Appointments and Re-appointments to Medical Staff

Atlantic General Hospital recently appointed the following physicians to the hospital and Atlantic General Health System’s (AGHS) medical staff: Kelly Robinson, M.D., works in the emergency department at Atlantic General Hospital. She is a ...

09.18.2006
Atlantic General Health System Nurse Practitioner Elected to Alumni Board

Atlantic General Health System’s Larry Kramer, Ph.D., MSN, CRNP, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the 8,000-member Penn State Nursing Alumni Association. Kramer, a nurse practitioner at the Atlantic Health ...

09.15.2006
Atlantic General Hospital Awarded Accreditation from Joint Commission

By demonstrating compliance with the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization (JCAHO) national standards for health care quality and safety, Atlantic General Hospital and Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold ...

09.15.2006
Atlantic General Announces Education Calendar for October 2006

Monday, October 2 Free Hypertension Clinics & Health Education Apple Discount Drugs, Berlin; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Happy Harry’s, Ocean Pines; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Tuesday, October 3 Free Hypertension Clinic & Health Education ...

09.15.2006
Ocean City Lions Make Nursing Study Possible for Two New Atlantic General Hospital Students

May 2006 brought the graduation of seven Atlantic General Hospital nursing scholarship students and a fresh opportunity for five more of the Shore’s future nurses, who joined the AGH family through the James G. and Nancy W. Barrett Scholarship ...

09.11.2006
Atlantic General Hospital Registered Nurse Earns First Assist Certificate

For Amy Holloway, a registered nurse in the OR at Atlantic General Hospital, earning her registered nurse first assistant (RNFA) certification is another way to push herself – to reach that next step in her professional career. She has already ...

09.08.2006
Atlantic General Health System Holds Open House in Ocean View, Delaware

Atlantic General Health System will celebrate the opening of its first primary care office in lower Sussex County on Tuesday, September 19, 2006 with an open house. Community members are invited to come in between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. for refreshments ...