(Bangor, Maine) – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in three adults age 65 and older experiences a fall each year. With cold weather and snow quickly approaching, EMMC’s orthopedic surgeons are encouraging the community to
Breast cancer is the second most prevalent cancer in women, and it affects thousands of families in Maine each year. Starting this fall, EMMC Cancer Care will make available two clinical trials that may provide new hope to women who
Four EMHS Hospitals Earn an “A” Rating(Bangor, Maine) One of the biggest things we can do for sick patients is to keep them safe during their hospital visit. That’s why EMMC sets high safety standards for their care. This summer,
October 21, 2013 On behalf of Dirigo Pines, Rosscare is pleased to welcome JoAnn Gallant as the new executive director for Dirigo Pines. JoAnn is a regional leader in senior healthcare and housing with more than 25 years of experience.
In 2007, EMMC and the other EMHS member hospitals made the bold commitment to completely eliminate preventable medical errors. This summer, after six years of consistent progress, EMMC took a significant leap toward achieving this vision for the months of
(Bangor, ME) Eastern Maine Medical Center has made the decision to sign a contract with Puget Sound Blood Center for the purchase of blood and blood products. The decision was made after conversations with several blood suppliers, lengthy deliberations, and
(BANGOR, ME) – Depression affects all walks of life. From young adults to the elderly and across all races, nearly one in 10 people in the U.S. suffer from depression. Screening for depression and other mood disorders allows individuals to
Bangor, ME – Wayne Steller, PMHNP BC has been named vice president and chief nursing officer for Acadia Hospital effective September 18, 2013. He has served as interim chief nursing officer since June 16, 2013. In addition to his executive
Sebasticook Valley Health
Breast Cancer Awareness Walk
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Be a part of a central Maine tradition at the annual SVH Breast Cancer Awareness Walk. Participants may choose from one or two mile routes. Registration is $10, and opens at 9 am with the walk beginning at 9:45 am.
Eastern Maine Medical Center's Auxiliary
9th Annual Kitchen Tour
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Visit some of the loveliest and most creative kitchens in the Bangor area at the nineth annual EMMC Auxiliary Kitch Tour. Six local homeowners will graciously open their kitchens at the event which benefits