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Health Care Commission Awards First Value-Based Payment Reform Mini-Grant to a Christiana Care Behavioral Health Pilot

Delaware Health and Social Services | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Thursday, November 15, 2018

NEW CASTLE (Nov. 15, 2018) – As part of the State Innovation Model (SIM) initiative, the Delaware Health Care Commission has awarded the first value-based payment reform mini-grant to Christiana Care Health System to test a new reimbursement model that will also improve the coordination of patient care. Christiana Care Health System’s CareLink Behavioral Health […]




DPH Advises Delaware Residents of Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Involving Turkey Products

Division of Public Health | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

The Division of Public Health (DPH) is advising Delawareans of a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Reading infections linked to raw turkey products. According to the CDC, 164 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading have been reported in 35 states, including one person in Delaware. Of the cases reported nationally, 63 people have been hospitalized. No Delawareans have been hospitalized.




Diabetes Wellness Expo on November 13 Inspires People With Diabetes to Live Healthier Lifestyles

Division of Public Health | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

People with diabetes are encouraged to attend the free Diabetes Wellness Expo on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the Dover Downs Conference Center, located at 1131 N. DuPont Highway in Dover.




La Secretaria del DHSS emite declaración sobre el posible impacto sobre los servicios sociales y de salud de la propuesta de cambio a la regulación federal de inmigración

Delaware Health and Social Services | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

NEW CASTLE (23 de octubre de 2018) – La Secretaria del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Sociales (DHSS, por sus siglas en inglés) Dra. Kara Odom Walker, especialista acreditada en medicina de la familia, asegura a los residentes de Delaware que la propuesta de cambio a la regulación de carga pública realizada por el Departamento […]




Open Enrollment Starts Thursday for Delaware’s Health Insurance Marketplace

Delaware Health and Social Services | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Insurance Commissioner | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

With shortened enrollment period and fewer assisters, Delawareans urged to sign up early on HealthCare.gov to see if they’re eligible for financial help NEW CASTLE (Oct. 30, 2018) – With the open enrollment period for Delaware’s Health Insurance Marketplace only six weeks long and fewer assisters on the ground this year to help with enrollments, […]







  Category: Delaware Health and Social Services


Health Care Commission Awards First Value-Based Payment Reform Mini-Grant to a Christiana Care Behavioral Health Pilot

Delaware Health and Social Services | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Thursday, November 15, 2018

NEW CASTLE (Nov. 15, 2018) – As part of the State Innovation Model (SIM) initiative, the Delaware Health Care Commission has awarded the first value-based payment reform mini-grant to Christiana Care Health System to test a new reimbursement model that will also improve the coordination of patient care. Christiana Care Health System’s CareLink Behavioral Health […]




DPH Advises Delaware Residents of Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Involving Turkey Products

Division of Public Health | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

The Division of Public Health (DPH) is advising Delawareans of a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Reading infections linked to raw turkey products. According to the CDC, 164 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading have been reported in 35 states, including one person in Delaware. Of the cases reported nationally, 63 people have been hospitalized. No Delawareans have been hospitalized.




Diabetes Wellness Expo on November 13 Inspires People With Diabetes to Live Healthier Lifestyles

Division of Public Health | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

People with diabetes are encouraged to attend the free Diabetes Wellness Expo on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the Dover Downs Conference Center, located at 1131 N. DuPont Highway in Dover.




La Secretaria del DHSS emite declaración sobre el posible impacto sobre los servicios sociales y de salud de la propuesta de cambio a la regulación federal de inmigración

Delaware Health and Social Services | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

NEW CASTLE (23 de octubre de 2018) – La Secretaria del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Sociales (DHSS, por sus siglas en inglés) Dra. Kara Odom Walker, especialista acreditada en medicina de la familia, asegura a los residentes de Delaware que la propuesta de cambio a la regulación de carga pública realizada por el Departamento […]




Open Enrollment Starts Thursday for Delaware’s Health Insurance Marketplace

Delaware Health and Social Services | Featured Posts | Governor John Carney | Insurance Commissioner | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

With shortened enrollment period and fewer assisters, Delawareans urged to sign up early on HealthCare.gov to see if they’re eligible for financial help NEW CASTLE (Oct. 30, 2018) – With the open enrollment period for Delaware’s Health Insurance Marketplace only six weeks long and fewer assisters on the ground this year to help with enrollments, […]