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Nanticoke Immediate Care opened its fourth location in Delmar, Delaware on October 1st.  This new urgent care facility provides walk-in care seven days a week and serves Western Sussex County including Laurel, Delmar, and the surrounding areas. Patients are able to get immediate help for minor illnesses and injuries.

Nanticoke Immediate Care in Delmar is located at 38552 Sussex Highway, Unit 101 in a brand new office complex located just off Route 13.

Nanticoke Immediate Care, which is a part of the Nanticoke Physician Network, is proud to welcome two new practitioners to its staff, Heather Tran, APRN, and Peter Lerza, APRN. Ms. Tran and Mr. Lerza will see patients at Nanticoke Immediate Care in Delmar.

Ms. Tran received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, and her Master of Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner from Wilmington University in Wilmington, Delaware. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Mr. Lerza received both his Bachelor of Science in Nursing and his Master of Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner from The George Washington University in Washington, DC. Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Mr. Lerza worked for in the Emergency Department at Nanticoke as a nurse. He is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners, and the Delaware Coalition of Nurse Practitioners.

The addition of Nanticoke Immediate Care to this location marks the opening of the Nanticoke Health Pavilion Delmar. Also located in the pavilion is the primary care practice office of Dr. Khalil Gorgui, Dr. Sandra Mancilla, and Nurse Practitioner, Wendy Corkran.

Along with the Delmar location, Nanticoke Immediate Care has three other walk-in care centers – one in Seaford on Rawlins Drive (across from the Post Office), one in Laurel  on Sussex Highway (off Route 13), and one in Georgetown on West Market Street (Route 9 just East of Route 113). All four locations treat patients of all ages.

Thomas Brown, Senior Vice President of Nanticoke Health Services and President of the Nanticoke Physician Network says, “The new immediate care in Delmar provides access to care without an appointment and is conveniently open to the community evenings and weekends.”

Nanticoke Immediate Care is a part of the Nanticoke Physician Network.  This means that for patients of the Nanticoke Physician Network, you will have secure, online access to view information about a visit to Nanticoke Immediate Care or any Nanticoke Physician Network doctor’s office visit. Additionally, physicians in the Nanticoke Physician Network and at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital share an electronic medical record. So, your Nanticoke physician can immediately view information about your immediate care visit.  You simply need to provide your physician’s name during registration.

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