Stories

This page features stories about Beebe Healthcare, Beebe Medical Foundation, our communities, and our patients.

Angela Wilson, center, holds baby Avery, surrounded by eldest daughter, Aubrey, husband Jon, and mom Cheryl Jankowski.

Angela’s Story: Determined to have a Beebe Baby

Rehoboth Beach native Angela (Jankowski) Wilson always expected she would have her babies at Beebe. However, after her first...Read more

Dinah Reath had a heart attack while teaching an aquatic exercise class. Now, after two stents and Cardiac Rehab, Dinah is excited to share her knowledge as a volunteer cardiac coach.

Dinah Reath: I Wasn't At Risk for a Heart Attack, but I Still Had One

I didn’t have any risk factors for a heart attack, but there I was, in the pool, having a heart attack,” recalls Dinah Reath...Read more

Radiation oncologist Dr. Jennifer Hung and members of the radiation oncology staff receive a special thanks from Dee Cole for her recent treatment at Tunnell Cancer Center. Shown (l-r) are Alygia Blank, Cindy Douthat, Katie Cox, Dee Cole, Dr. Jennifer Hun

A Joyful Noise: Dee Cole Strikes the Gong

Dee Cole, a native Delawarean, grew up in the country near Smyrna. She was hired by the U.S. Department of Agriculture...Read more

Outside of the Nicola Pizza on Rehoboth Avenue, with “Mama Nicola,” Joan Caggiano, looking over everyone from above. Nick Caggiano and his son, Nick Jr., present a large check to Judy Aliquo, President of the Beebe Medical Foundation and Dr. Wilson C. Cho

Families Caring for Families and Creating the Next Generation of Care

I first fell in love with the pizza and the Nic-o-bolis. Then I fell in love with how the amazing Joan Caggiano made me feel...Read more

RN Jay Wingate and Dr Kevin Eanes of the Beebe Emergency Department.

Professionalism, Compassion and Care Beyond Compare!

Years ago, when Cliff Meredith was a boy, he would come to Rehoboth Beach and stay with his aunt at her home on Delaware...Read more

Celebrating Excellent Care with a transformational gift of art in Beebe’s ICU Family Waiting Room are (l-r) Registered Nurse Dawn Snyder, Dinah Reath, Dr. Ajith Kumar, Sally Packard and Brook Hedge.

Can ART play a part in healing your heart?

Dinah Reath had a heart attack after teaching the first of her two aquatic exercise classes at the Rehoboth Beach YMCA,...Read more

Brian Christman and Catherine Murphy, population health program

Brian Christman: Beebe Helps Connect Me With Healthy Food

Tires crunch on pea-gravel as Catherine Murphy, RN, MSN, Community Health Coordinator with Beebe’s Population Health team...Read more

Kim Westcott with Thomas Killean, patient

Thomas Killean Talks About Changing His Diet Following Cancer

Lewes locals Thomas Killean and wife Kim have made extreme dietary changes, as the result of Tom’s recent Stage 3 diagnosis...Read more

Michael Cockey and the Gull House Team.

“Thank You for Enabling Me to Succeed at Having Mom Living At Home with Us”

On January 27, I attended a beautiful Celebration of the Life of Irene (Renie) Vitak, my friend Michael Cockey’s mother. I...Read more

Amy Forkin of Bringing Hope Home, Chet Peden, a patient at Tunnell Cancer Center, and Lisa Henderson, RN, with Tunnell Cancer Center.

Local Couple Featured by Bringing Hope Home

Charity organization videotapes Chet and Nancy Peden at Tunnell Cancer Center Native American Chief Wolf Walker Chet Peden,...Read more

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