PRMC group wins approval for McCready takeover

The Maryland Health Care Commission has granted final approval for Peninsula Regional Health System to assume ownership of McCready Health, the Crisfield-based medical system that serves Somerset County. McCready Hospital, the Tawes Nursing Home and Chesapeake Cove Assisted Living — all located in Crisfield — will officially join the health system March 1.  “McCready Health […]

PRMC/Nanticoke merger to enhance health care

A work in progress for some time, proposed affiliation of Seaford-based Nanticoke Health Services and Peninsula Regional Health System of Salisbury has passed final state and federal regulatory approval. In a Jan. 2 announcement, Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Nanticoke Physician Network and all other Nanticoke health care services have joined the Peninsula Regional Health System.  McCready […]

PRMC administrator will deploy with Navy overseas

Chris DiPasqua was commissioned as a Junior Grade Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy on Saturday in an event held at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, where DiPasqua has been a Registered Nurse and Nursing Administrator since 2007. The event was held in the medical center’s Hanna Outpatient Lobby, which proudly displays the flags of the United […]

Boy Scouts to honor PRMC’s Steve Leonard on Dec. 3

The Del-Mar-Va Council, Boy Scouts of America, has selected Steve Leonard of the Peninsula Regional Health System to receive the 2019 Boy Scouts of America Tri-County Distinguished Citizen Award. The award will be presented Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. at the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art in Salisbury. Leonard is the President/CEO of the […]

Salisbury Rising 2019: PRMC again ranked among best hospitals

Peninsula Regional Medical Center is among the nation’s best hospitals for 2019-2020, and has again been named a Best Regional Hospitals in Maryland, according to U.S. News, the publisher of Best Hospitals. The magazine ranked PRMC as the No. 7 hospital in Maryland, a state well-known for its top medical care centers. U.S. News & […]

One On One: Aug. 1, 2019: PRMC’s Roger Follebout

Roger Follebout, the former local TV news anchor and current Community Relations Director at Peninsula Regional Medical Center comes in to break the summer doldrums and offer some insight on TV news, the Shorebirds and our amazing local medical center.

Peninsula Regional completes Nanticoke deal

Top administrators from Seaford-based Nanticoke Health Services and Peninsula Regional Health System in Salisbury say high-level health care will continue and can only be enhanced through an affiliation of the two health care entities. Last week, boards of both health care systems reached a definitive agreement to affiliate in a membership substitution, which with final […]

Colleagues, patients remember Dr. Jim Burns

On the Fourth of July, while communities across the United States celebrated the birth of our nation with fireworks and barbecues, Dr. Jim Burns quietly lost his battle with cancer, at home and surrounded by those he loved most. He was by all accounts a most unusual breed of doctor, multi-talented both professionally and personally. […]

Peninsula Regional to absorb Crisfield hospital

McCready Health of Crisfield and Salisbury-based Peninsula Regional Health System have reached an agreement under which McCready Health will join PRHS this fall. Approximately 18 months ago, McCready Health approached PRHS with a request to examine how an affiliation might be structured, with the goals of guaranteeing the retention and strengthening of healthcare services in […]

Marie Waller and PRMC: Caregivers of Salisbury

Immense gratitude goes out to Bryan LeCompte and the Peninsula Regional Medical Center Foundation for creating “The Giving House.” PRMC and the legacy of the woman best associated with the building – the late Marie Waller – are embodied in the name of the Foundation’s new office occupying what was once Waller’s home. Waller spent […]