Stories

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

Kathy Plumley of Frankford, center, celebrates Dr. Harry Anagnostakos and his excellent care for her colonscopy along with team members from Beebe Gastroenterology Associates (l-r) Sean Mayhew, Dee Thiess, Donna Pennypacker, Melody McCleaf, and Georgetta

Kathy's Story: Not Just Another Calendar Appointment

“You need a colonoscopy,” is something few patients want to hear from their doctor, but that’s exactly what Katherine...Read more

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

This article is part of the Fall 2018 Beacon magazine. READ MORE FROM THE ISSUE. I didn’t have any risk factors for a heart...Read more

Dee Cole enjoys walking her dogs on the beach south of Dewey.

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

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