(news release from Down East Community Hospital )
A special luncheon took place at the Bluebird Restaurant last week to congratulate the Emergency Department Expansion Capital Campaign Committee on reaching their $1.5 million goal and to thank them for all of their hard work throughout the year. The campaign to raise $1.5 million for the DECH Emergency Department expansion began just one year ago and, in that time, the Capital Campaign Committee not only met their goal, they surpassed it!
(news release from Northern Maine Medical Center)
Northern Maine Medical Center (NMMC) was recently highlighted by Healthcare Business Insights (HBI) for its success in launching a clinical quality improvement initiative.
(news release from Eastern Maine Medical Center)
Achieving peak athletic performance begins with having the tools to reduce the risk of injury, train for success, follow the right nutrition plan, and focus both on the mental and physical components of reaching an athlete’s fullest potential. In February and March, EMMC Sports Health will help competitive athletes, weekend warriors, and everyone in between gain the knowledge to perform their best during a free educational series.
(news release from Mount Desert Island Hospital)
Can you imagine what this island would be like without a hospital? This is one of the questions posed by local filmmaker Peter Logue, in the new collaborative documentary-style film, “Celebrating MDI Hospital: A history of caring. A community of healing. A legacy of giving,” set to premiere at the Southwest Harbor Memorial Library on Tuesday, February 28 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
(news release from St. Joseph Hospital )
St. Joseph Healthcare in Bangor has just begun a partnership with the Good Shepherd Food Bank, establishing the Community Health and Hunger Initiative. The pilot program will help ensure that patients of St. Joe’s 5 provider practices in the Bangor area who are lacking food are directed to community resources for help.