Peninsula Regional Medical Center

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Peninsula Regional Medical Center
Peninsula Regional Health System
Geography
Location100 East Carroll Street, Salisbury, Maryland, United States
Coordinates38°21′43″N 75°35′54″W / 38.36194°N 75.59833°W / 38.36194; -75.59833Coordinates: 38°21′43″N 75°35′54″W / 38.36194°N 75.59833°W / 38.36194; -75.59833
Organization
FundingNon-profit hospital
Hospital typeDistrict General
Affiliated universityJohns Hopkins University
Services
Emergency departmentLevel III trauma center
Beds289[1]
HelipadYes
History
Founded1898
Links
Websitehttp://www.peninsula.org
ListsHospitals in Maryland

Peninsula Regional Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Salisbury, Maryland.

Established in 1897 by Dr. George W. Todd with six beds in an old home, the institution once known as Peninsula General Hospital has grown to contain approximately 300 beds.[2] It serves nearly 500,000 patients every year in a multitude of specialties. Close to 2,000 babies are born at PRMC every year. There are approximately 3,300 employees, placing it among Salisbury’s largest employers.[3]

Outside of its main hospital location, it includes a network of specialty and family physicians, a network of labs and PRMC Home Scripts pharmacies, plus two health complexes in Millsboro, Delaware [4] and Ocean Pines, Maryland.[5]

Steven Leonard has been president and CEO since January 2018.[6][7]

Medical Specialties[edit]

Specialties include [8]

  • Comprehensive Cardiac Care (including Open Heart Surgery and Rehab) at the Guerrieri Heart & Vascular Institute
  • Comprehensive Cancer Treatment at the Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute
  • Diagnostic and Imaging Services
  • Emergency and Trauma Care
  • Outpatient Surgical Services
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopaedics (including total joint replacement) and Rehabilitation
  • Breast Center
  • Special Care Nursery
  • Heartburn Treatment Center
  • Sleep Center
  • Women’s and Children’s Services
  • Wound Care
  • Outpatient Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy & Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric and neonatal services, provided in collaboration with Children's National Medical Center
  • Psychiatric Services, in partnership with Adventist HealthCare
  • Access to Clinical Trials (Peninsula Regional is part of the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network)[9]

Accreditations and awards[edit]

Peninsula Regional Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission. Its Joint Commission certifications include Acute Myocardial Infarction; Joint Replacement - Hip; and Joint Replacement - Knee. It has also been named a Primary Stroke Center for the Delmarva Peninsula.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Licensed Acute Care Hospital Beds Fiscal Year 2018" (PDF). mhcc.maryland.gov. Retrieved Jan 9, 2018.
  2. ^ PRMC to begin operating rooms expansion project, Delmarva Daily Times, January 3, 2012
  3. ^ State of Maryland Employer Lists by County
  4. ^ Delmarva Health Pavilion expands with more tenants, Delmarva Daily Times, January 30, 2015
  5. ^ PRMC Opens New Delmarva Health Pavilion in Ocean Pines, Maryland Coast Dispatch, October 29, 2015
  6. ^ "Executive Staff | Peninsula Regional Health System". www.peninsula.org. Retrieved 2018-01-10.
  7. ^ "Steven E. Leonard Named President/CEO Designate at Peninsula Regional Health System and Peninsula Regional Medical Center | Peninsula Regional Health System". www.peninsula.org. Retrieved 2018-01-10.
  8. ^ Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce
  9. ^ Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network, May 26, 2011

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