All visitors are required to wear masks.

For COVID-19 safety, all visitors to ChristianaCare facilities and services are required to wear masks. This includes visitors who are vaccinated. Please read our visitor guidelines before arrival.

Masks required at outpatient locations; visitors and support persons limited

All visitors at outpatient locations must be masked in alignment with the masking guidelines on our visitation policy page here. Patients at ChristianaCare’s outpatient services are advised to come to their appointments alone unless a support person is absolutely needed. If a support person is needed, such as a parent, guardian or spokesperson, we highly encourage that the support person be vaccinated. Outpatient practices are not requiring vaccination or a negative COVID test for visitors at this time.

All hospital visitors required to be vaccinated or have a negative COVID-19 test.

  • Inpatients in our Christiana, Wilmington and Union hospitals may have one visitor daily between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. The visitor must be 16 or older.
  • Patients having outpatient surgery may have one support person accompany them. Support persons must be 16 or older.
  • All visitors and surgical support people must show proof of vaccination OR a negative COVID-19 test within the prior 72 hours.

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Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
& Research Institute

Why Choose the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute?

Delaware is home to one of the most advanced cancer centers in the country. ChristianaCare’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute was one of the first cancer centers in the nation selected for the National Cancer Institute Community Centers Program that ran from 2007 to 2014, which helped to shape the way cancer care is delivered across the country. We provide a vast array of cancer outpatient services under one roof, making care more convenient, efficient and effective.

The Helen F. Graham Cancer Center features unique multidisciplinary medical services that include teams of specialists whom you can see all in one visit, including a surgeon, a medical oncologist or hematologist and a radiation oncologist who will work together to provide you with the best treatment for your cancer.

Research and technology

The Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute is home to some of the most advanced cancer-fighting technology in the world, including the CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System and the da Vinci Robotic Surgery System. Our Breast Center features Delaware’s only dedicated breast MRI scanner.

Our cancer clinical trials program is one of a select group of research centers in the country that participate in the National Cancer Institute’s NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP). With one of the highest clinical-trial accrual rates in the United States, we are able to provide our patients with access to the most promising new cancer treatments available. We are also leading the way in translational research, which allows doctors and laboratory researchers to collaborate in developing new solutions to challenges that may arise in the course of treating individual patients.

We are here to serve you

From your first meeting with your care-management team to ongoing support from our survivorship program long after your treatment is complete, the health care professionals at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center are at your service. Our goal is to make your fight against cancer as comfortable and as successful as possible. Our amenities include rooftop gardens and lush surroundings, complimentary snacks in our infusion center and the Simply You Boutique. Our support staff includes cancer psychologists, nutritionists, financial navigators, chaplains, cancer-rehabilitation therapists and a host of other professionals who are highly trained and highly experienced in caring for people with any type of cancer.

Your fight against cancer is our fight against cancer. We’re here for you, and for everyone who loves you.

Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute
4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark, DE 19713 directions