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Beebe Medical Center Names Jeff Peirce the Physician Marketing Representative

Jeff Peirce Beebe Medical Center, a not-for-profit, community-owned hospital, has named Jeffrey Peirce as its new Physician Marketing Representative. Mr. Peirce acts as a liaison between Beebe...

Lewes Chamber Event Helped Beebe Treasure Chest Thrift Shop Celebrate its Fifth Anniversary

Pictured here are Jeffrey M. Fried, President and CEO of Beebe Medical Center; Pam Coleman, Thrift Shop Manager; and Mike Clemmer, President of the Beebe Auxiliary, enjoying the festivities at the...

Beebe Medical Center Honors Joanna Robertson with the “You Make a Difference” Award

a nurse on the third floor medical-surgical unit at Beebe Medical Center, has been honored with the You make a Difference Award for January 2012. Joanna has been recognized for her tireless work toward improving patient care by leading an effort to institute the evidence-based practice Bedside Reporting. The practice is a patient-centered initiative that allows the patient to participate in the nurses' routine shift-change reporting process.

Beebe Team Member Patricia Houston Presents at National Conference

Patty Houston, RN, MPH, M.Ed, the Bariatric Program coordinator at Beebe Medical Center, was recently invited to speak at the Infusion Nurses Society conference in Los Angeles, CA. Patty gave a one-hour presentation on intravenous (IV) access for bariatric surgery patients. Bariatric surgery is designed to aid in weight loss as it changes the digestive system's anatomy so that the overweight or obese patient consumes less. Excess weight is a risk factor for several diseases.

Dr. Jude Ediae Joins the Beebe Medical Center Hospitalist Program

Internal medicine physician Jude Ediae, MD, has joined the Hospitalist Program at Beebe Medical Center.

Beebe Medical Center Honors Volunteers at Annual Luncheon

Every December, Beebe starts the holiday season with an appreciation luncheon for the many wonderful volunteers who give so much of themselves throughout the year at the hospital. This year, the December 1 luncheon was held in the Parish Hall of St. Jude's Catholic Church where almost 300 volunteers

Hospital Quality Study Finds Beebe Medical Center Top 5% in Nation for 3rd Consecutive Year

HealthGrades Hospital Quality and Clinical Excellence study, released today, objectively identifies those hospitals with the best overall clinical performance across 26 medical diagnoses and procedures that the organization rates. These 263 top-performing hospitals represent only 5% of the nation’s hospitals and each is designated as a HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence™. Earlier this year,

Beebe Medical Center Honors Fran Needham with the “You Make a Difference” Award

Fran Needham, MS, RN, a Director of Nursing at Beebe Medical Center, has been honored with the You Make a Difference Award for December 2011.

Cody Thomas Pershing is The First 2012 Beebe Baby – Born January 2, 2012

Cody Thomas Pershing, weighing 7 lbs, 3 oz, was born at Beebe Medical Center at 5:10 a.m., Monday morning, January 2 -- establishing him as the first Beebe Baby for the year 2012.