Christiana Hospital is a 7-story tertiary care referral and teaching center in Newark, Delaware that provides Level 1 (highest capacity) trauma and medical care. It is the only Level 1 trauma center on the East Coast corridor between Baltimore and Philadelphia.
Christiana Hospital is the flagship hospital of the Christiana Care Health System with:
- 913 inpatient beds
- 100,000 Emergency Department visits
- 24,000 surgical procedures (inpatient and outpatient)
As Christiana Hospital is a level-one trauma center, ASPA provides 24-hour in-house anesthetic coverage 365 days a year, providing services to all surgical cases as well as to a number of suites outside of the Christiana operating room that are within Christiana Hospital.
Anesthesia is delivered utilizing the Anesthesia Care Team approach in which an Anesthesiologist and CRNA collaborate to ensure safe and appropriate anesthesia care.
ASPA is proud to be affiliated with this institution and has provided exemplary perioperative care as well as OR management services to CCHS since 1987.