July 24, 2013

Nanticoke Health Services, along with Aloysius Butler & Clark, was presented with three local and regional advertising awards.  Awards included a silver Aster Award, a bronze Telly Award, and a bronze People’s Telly Award, all received for a Nanticoke Physician Network TV commercial using word animation.

The Aster Awards is an annual contest for healthcare organizations and advertising agencies across the world. This competition allows entries created the previous year to be judged and recognized for excellence in healthcare advertising and marketing. The Aster Awards is hosted by Creative Images, Inc., an internationally recognized firm that has specialized in strategic healthcare marketing for more than 20 years. Nanticoke received the silver Aster Award in TV/Video Advertising for a community hospital.

The Telly Awards honor a wide range of productions from videos and film to local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. Founded in 1978, the Telly is now one of the most sought-after awards by industry leaders all over the world.   Nanticoke received a bronze (second place) Telly Award and a bronze (second place) People’s Telly Award, both for a local TV commercial.

Nanticoke Health Services features Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, an award winning, full-service community hospital, and the Nanticoke Physician Network, with offices located throughout Sussex County.  Nanticoke Memorial Hospital is ranked among the top 5% in the nation for Critical Care for 2012 and 2013 by HealthGrades®.  Nanticoke holds a Level III trauma status, has a comprehensive cancer care program, and includes an expanding interventional cardiology program.  Nanticoke is certified by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and is a Gold Plus Award performer according to the American Heart/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®.

Nanticoke has been named one of the Best 100 Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review for 2011 and 2012. Nanticoke’s medical staff includes over 120 active and community affiliate physicians.   For more information, go to