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Awards and Accolades

  • AHA Stroke Gold Plus
  • Joint Commission Gold Seal
  • Commission of Cancer
  • Certified Program
  • CAP Accredited
  • Accredited Center

What's happening at Saint Francis?

Quality Healthcare Services in Wilmington

Caring for You through Life

For over 90 years, Saint Francis Healthcare has been a renowned medical provider in the Wilmington area. Our method of care is focused on the patient experience—we want to hear your thoughts and concerns so that we can create a personalized treatment plan. As a full-service hospital, we provide a wide variety of high quality services, including cancer care, cardiology, maternity, and physical therapy. Our compassionate staff is trained to treat patients of all ages and guide them through every stage of their medical care.

We Are Committed to Serving Our Community

Every community deserves a cost-effective healthcare provider close to home, and we at Saint Francis Healthcare are honored to fulfill that role in the Wilmington and greater New Castle County area. In addition to our medical services, we also organize charity events and health and wellness programs in order to take care of the underserved members of our community. We perform regular Health Needs Assessment studies so that we can learn about the health issues local residents commonly face and build on our services to better meet their needs.

Upcoming Events at Saint Francis Healthcare

Our Exciting News

  • Saint Francis Healthcare Earns Joint Commission Perinatal Care Recertification

    WILMINGTON, Del.— Saint Francis Healthcare’s Perinatal Care program has been recertified by the Joint Commission Site Survey, a prestigious honor that only approximately 100 out of 2,500 U.S. hospitals offering obstetrics has received. ...
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  • Saint Francis Healthcare Verified as Level III Trauma Center

    Saint Francis Healthcare has been verified as a Level III Trauma Center from the American College of Surgeons Verification Review Committee. The hospital is currently the only adult verified Level III Trauma Center in New Castle County, DE. This ...
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Saint Francis Health Blog

  • Springing Into Spring Sports-Not Injuries!

    Warmer weather is finally emerging. And with the warmer weather comes the urge to get outside and active. But before you get started, take a few key steps. Whether your little one is playing a spring sport or you’re just heading outdoors for a ...
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  • More Than Just Weight Loss: The Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

    When you hear the phrase “bariatric surgery,” you may think of weight loss from a purely aesthetic perspective. But the surgery’s benefits extend far beyond that. But before we take a look at the benefits of bariatric (weight-loss) ...
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  • Employment at Saint Francis Healthcare

    Saint Francis is a leading provider of compassionate medical care in Wilmington. From our individualized care to our dedicated staff, we implement a patient-centered approach in all that we do. Learn more about joining our team!

    Careers at Saint Francis
  • For Healthcare Professionals

    Saint Francis Healthcare is focused on creating the optimal patient experience. As such, we aim to train up highly skilled and talented medical professionals. Take the next step by learning more about additional training options!

    Resources for Training & Education