TidalHealth announces passing of Dr. Harry Anthony

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SEAFORD, Del. – TidalHealth has announced the sudden and unexpected passing of Dr. Harry Anthony.

We’re told Dr. Anthony, age 53, passed away on August 27th while on vacation with his family. Dr. Anthony, who was in practice at TidalHealth Primary Care in Georgetown, was a member of the TidalHealth family since 1998. He had served as the Chief Medical Officer of TidalHealth Nanticoke and for its primary and specialty care offices for the past four years. He was also a past President of the TidalHealth Nanticoke Medical Staff in 2009-2010, a former member of the Executive Committee and Quality Control for the Board of Directors, and had served the healthcare team and providers as Credentials Chair and Department Chair for Family Practice.

“Dr. Anthony was the quintessential family physician always putting his patients first. He was passionate about quality and provided invaluable leadership to the medical group as healthcare has transitioned to a focus on value-based care,” said Karin DiBari, MD, President, TidalHealth Medical Partners, LLC. “Always looking ahead, he encouraged the system to embrace new opportunities to coordinate care for the good of our patients and community. His passion for his patients and team along with his positive attitude will be greatly missed by all.”

TidalHealth says it will ensure that the same level of exceptional care patients have come to expect from Dr. Anthony at the Primary Care office in Georgetown continues uninterrupted. Patients can call 302-297-2587 to transition their care to Dr. Joseph Karnish, Dr. Maritza Parreno, or Nurse Practitioner Jessica Baxter, all in practice at the Georgetown office.

Dr. Anthony leaves behind his wife Thiele, two daughters, Sam and Ariella, and a son, Dominic.

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