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  • Quick Facts

    La Red Health Center
    • Is the only Federally Qualified Health Center in Sussex County, Delaware.
    • Is available to all residents of Sussex County.
    • Receives approximately 15,000 medical visits from roughly 6,500 patients a year. 
    • Provides medical care to 50% of its patients who have no form of health insurance.
    • Has a Board of Directors comprised of over 51% patients and community members.
    • Has an operating budget of $5.9 million.
    • Employs approximately 60 employees plus 2 contracted physicians, including  11 Board Certified and Board Eligible medical providers many of whom are bi-lingual or multi-lingual to meet the language needs of our patients
  • 2012 Annual Report

    Click here to view our 2012 annual report.
  • Board of Directors

    President - Prue Albright Sadowski
    Vice President - Allison Burris Castellanos
    Secretary -Rodney Joyner
    Treasurer - Jim Hartstein
    Allen "Butch" Briggs
    Randall Cash
    Craig de Mariana Aleman
    Gerson Goux
    Judy Johnson
    Maria Mendoza
    Joan Neal
    Velmia Norwood
    Dave Pedersen
    Chris Sadowski

  • Senior Leadership Team

    Chief Executive Officer Brian Olson  MBA
    Chief Medical Officer Dr. Fabricio Alarcon  MD, FACP
    Chief Dental Officer Maryann K. Bailey, D.D.S
    302-855-1233 Ext. 1115
    Director of Development, Marketing & Communications Kevin Loftus 
    302-855-1233 Ext 1117
    Director of Human Resources Mary Kay Rosolie
    302-855-1233 Ext 1113
    302-855-1233 Ext 1114
  • Our Mission

    La Red Health Center's Mission is to be a Center of Excellence which provides quality patient centered care to the diverse members of our community.

  • Our History

    La Red Health Center, (LRHC) operated as a 24 hour/7 days per week telephone hotline to facilitate access to medical care for individuals with no or limited English proficiency. Referrals were made to a network of primary and subspecialty care physicians who were bilingual and who treated patients at discounted rates. In February, 2001 LRHC was started by a network of physicians in Sussex County to meet the needs of a growing number of locally uninsured individuals. The physicians partnered with a local community hospital, a local community center, a local faith-based organization, and local government to help individuals in Sussex County who faced significant barriers to healthcare. The opening of LRHC represented the culmination of multiple years of needs assessment and collaborative public and private planning. In April 2003, LRHC transformed to an independent, federally and privately supported ambulatory care center. In April 2004, LRHC became a Federally Qualified Health Center,( FQHC) Look Alike. In 2005, LRHC was awarded FQHC status and federal funding started in 2006
  • Locations/Directions

    Family Practice - Georgetown
    21444 Carmean Way
    Georgetown, DE 19947
    Tel:  (302) 855-1233
    Fax: (302) 855-1020
    Monday-Thursday 8:am-7:00pm
    Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
    Saturday 8:00-12:00pm 
    Family Practice - Seaford
    300 High Street
    Seaford, DE 19973
    Tel:  (302) 855 -1233
    Fax: (302) 855 -1233 
    Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm 
    Prenatal, Mental Health and HIV Prevention
    21444 Carmean Way
    Georgetown, DE 19947
    Tel: (302) 855-1233
    Fax: (302) 855 - 2135
    Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00pm
    Wednesday 8:00am-7:00pm
    2nd Wednesday of every month 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Donors, Investors & Sponsors

    Allen’s Family Foods
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
    Bank of America
    Bank of Delmarva
    Bayhealth Medical Center
    Becker Morgan
    Beebe Medical Center
    BJ's Charitable Foundation 
    Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Prints for the Community
    Burris Logistics
    Carl M. Freeman Foundation
    Chichester dupont Foundation
    Daiichi Sankyo
    Delaware Community Foundation
    Delaware Community Foundation, The Fund for Woman
    Delaware Division of Public Health
    Delaware Division of Substance Abuse & Mental Health
    Delaware Health Care Commission
    Delaware National Bank
    Delaware State Employee's Charitable Campaign
    Delmarva Power
    Delta Dental
    Deutsche Bank
    Direct Relief USA
    Discover Bank
    Episcopal Diocese of Delaware
    Fulton Bank
    Georgia House Restaurants
    Giant Food LLC
    Health Resources & Services Administration -  The
    Office of Rural Health Policy and the Bureau of Primary Health Care
    Hertrich Pontiac Buick GMC of Seaford
    La Esperanza
    Laffey McHugh Foundation
    Lewes-Rehoboth Area Churches
    Longwood Foundation
    Marianne Fike
    Marmot Foundation
    Medical Society of Delaware
    Mid-Atlantic Association of Community Health Centers
    M&T Bank
    Nanticoke Health Services
    National Assocition of Community Health Centers
    Novo Nordisk
    PNC Bank
    Pro Physical Therapy
    Regional Builders
    Rite Aid Foundation
    Robin Foundation
    Secrets of Ocean City
    Southwestern Sussex Ministerium
    State of Delaware Grant in Aid
    Sussex County Council
    The Insurance Market
    United States Department of Agriculture
    Welfare Foundation
    Wilmington Trust
    Wilmington Savings Fund Society Bank
  • Partners

    Beebe Medical Center
    Central & Southern Delaware Community Health Partnership
    Delaware Adolescent Program Inc.
    Delaware Ecumenical Council
    Delaware Health Information Network
    Delaware Healthy Mothers & Infants Consortium
    Delaware Health Net
    Delaware Oral Health Initiative
    Delaware Rural Health Initiative
    La Esperanza Community Center
    Mental Health Association in Delaware
    Mid Atlantic Association of Community Health Centers
    Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
    National Association of Community Health Centers
    United Way
  • New Georgetown Facility

  • Naming Opportunities

    La Red Health Center began seeing patients at its new 25,000 square foot health care facility on April 2, 2012.

    The new facility will allow LRHC expand its clinical services by adding oral health services in order to meet the comprehensive medical, behavioral, and oral health needs of the medically underserved in Sussex County, Delaware.

    The new facility will also allow LRHC to expand its mental health program, (MHP) and consolidate both the MHP providers and administrative staff into the new facility.

    Naming opportunities are available! So please consider La Red Health Center in your philanthropic plans for the future.

    Naming Opportunities
    The Building $1,000,000
    Prenatal Area $250,000
    Family Practice Area $250,000
    Dental Area $250,000
    Behavioral Health Area $250,000
    Well Waiting Area $100,000
    Sick Waiting Area $100,000
    Dental Waiting Area $100,000
    Prenatal Waiting Area $100,000
    Behavioral Health Waiting Area $100,000
    Staff Lounge $50,000
    Behavioral Health Conf Room $50,000
    Children's Observation Room $50,000
    Family Practice Nurses Station $50,000
    Observation Office $25,000
    Main Receptionist Area $25,000
    Dental Receptionist Area $25,000
    Administrative Conf. Room $25,000
    Kitchenette $15,000
    Medical Record Storage Room $15,000
    Private Dental Operatory (2) $15,000
    Procedure Room $15,000
    Immunization Room $15,000
    Workroom (2) $15,000
    Semi-Private Dental Operatory (6) $10,000
    Dental Sterilization Area $10,000
    Storage Room (7) $10,000
    Examination Room (32) $5,000
    Office (26) $5,000
    Waiting Room Chair (70) $1,000

    Please contact Kevin Loftus at kloftus@laredhealthcenter.org or 302-245-4994 for additional information.

    Donations for equipment can be made online via the Donate tab and clicking on the Capital Campaign.

  • Health Tips

La Red Health Center represents a network of quality care centered around you and your family.
As a leading provider of medical, dental and mental health services in Sussex County, Delaware, we understand the effect that quality health care can have on a person's life, and we work hard every day to make a positive impact for those who need it most.
I am delighted to report that our efforts were affirmed by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, (NCQA) which recognized LRHC as a Patient-Centered Medical home, (PCMH). A PCMH is a model of care where patients have a direct relationship with a provider who coordinates a cooperative team of healthcare professionals, takes collective responsibility for the care provided to the patient, and arranges for appropriate care with other qualified providers as needed. Both LRHC's Georgetown and Seaford sites went through a rigorous, comprehensive quality assessment in order to achieve this distinction.
We are very proud to have received this honor, and our staff is committed to providing the highest level of quality care that results in better health outcomes for our patients.
- Brian S. Olson, Chief Executive Officer
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