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Maine AllCare Down-East Chapter to meet in Blue Hill

By Joe Lendvai on June 04, 2016, at 5:09 p.m.
Sunday, June 19, 2016 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Blue Hill Library, 5 Parker Point Road, Blue Hill, ME For more information: 207 374-5515; maineallcare.org We will meet at the Blue Hill Library, 5 Parker Point Road in Blue Hill on Sunday June 19th 4-5:30 pm. Anyone interested in …
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Maine AllCare Down-East Chapter to meet in Blue Hill

By Joe Lendvai on May 10, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
Sunday, May 22, 2016 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Maine AllCare Down East Chapter meeting at Blue Hill Library, 5 Parker Point Rd, Blue Hill, Maine For more information: 207 359-8306; maineallcare.org Maine AllCare Down-East Chapter will hold its monthly meeting on Sunday, May 22nd 4-5:30pm at the Blue …
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Maine AllCare Chapter meeting in Blue Hill

By Joe Lendvai on April 08, 2016, at 7:39 p.m.
Sunday, April 24, 2016 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Blue Hill Library, 5 Parker Point Road, Blue Hill, Maine For more information: 207 359-8306; maineallcare.org The newly formed Maine AllCare Hancock Chapter will meet for our second organizing meeting on Sunday, April 24th at the Blue Hill Library Howard …
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New Maine AllCare Chapter Forming in Blue Hill

By Joe Lendvai on March 08, 2016, at 10:07 a.m.
Saturday, March 26, 2016 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Blue Hill Library, 5 Parker Point Road, Blue Hill, Maine For more information: 207 359-8306; maineallcare.org Are you interested in advancing the idea of “Healthcare for ALL Maine”?Story continues below advertisement. Maine AllCare, the only statewide nonprofit, nonpartisan group committed …
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“Who Should Live and Who Should die?” – A special Sunday service

By Joe Lendvai on Nov. 04, 2015, at 11:49 a.m.
Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Sunday Service, 86 Court Street, Castine, Maine For more information: 207 359-8306; maineallcare.org Sunday, November 15th 10:30 AM the UU Congregation of Castine, located at 86 Court Street, will welcome members of the Portland Allen Avenue UU (A2U2) Healthcare Interest …
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Help bring health care to ALL Maine

By Joe Lendvai on March 20, 2015, at 11:23 a.m.
Next Wednesday, March 25th, we have an opportunity to speak directly to select members of our state legislature about making health care affordable and accessible by everyone in Maine. The Insurance and Financial Services Committee (IFS) is inviting public testimony on two new bills that would pave the way to …
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Maine AllCare welcomes new board member

By Joe Lendvai on Feb. 14, 2015, at 2:26 p.m.
Maine AllCare, a non-profit education and advocacy organization committed to bring universal access to comprehensive health care to all Maine residents, is pleased to welcome Henk Goorhuis, MD as the newest member of our board of directors. Dr. Henk Goorhuis has practiced Emergency Medicine for 25 years. He moved to …
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Free film and community discussion on health care in Bar Harbor

By Joe Lendvai on Aug. 15, 2014, at 11:55 a.m.
Why are Canadians healthier and wealthier than Americans? For the answers, please join us for a free public showing of The Healthcare Movie, on Saturday, September 6th from 2-4PM at the Palmer Room in the Bar Harbor Club at the Harborside Hotel, 55 West Street in Bar Harbor, Maine. The …
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“The Healthcare Movie” and Discussion at the First UU Church in Rockland

By Joe Lendvai on April 30, 2014, at 11 a.m.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: First Universalist Church, 345 Broadway, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207 359-8306; maineallcare.org Rockland Maine –Story continues below advertisement. Why are Canadians healthier and wealthier than Americans?  And what are the lessons for Maine? For answers, you are invited to …
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Movie and Community Conversation Dover-Foxcroft

By Joe Lendvai on March 18, 2014, at 2:47 p.m.
Saturday, April 5, 2014 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Center Theatre, 20 E. Main Street, Dover-Foxcroft, ME For more information: 359-8306; maineallcare.org The public is invited to a FREE screening of the award-winning documentary The HEALTHCARE Movie at the Center Theatre, 20 E. Main Street in Dover-Foxcroft on Saturday, …
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Maine AllCare welcomes new board member

By Joe Lendvai on Jan. 23, 2014, at 10:34 p.m.
Maine AllCare, a non-profit, non-partisan organization that promotes quality, affordable health for all Maine people, welcomes its newest board member, James Perley, PhD. Dr. Perley began his career at Wayne State University in Detroit, then at the College of Wooster for the next 31 years in the Biology Department, teaching …

Free public screening of The Healthcare Movie and follow-up moderated discussion

By Joe Lendvai on Aug. 19, 2013, at 2:19 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 7:15 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Location: Ricker Addition, Room 217 (behind Ricker Hall) UMaine Campus, 216 High Street, Farmington, Maine For more information: Joe Lendvai; 359-8306; maineallcare.org PRESS REALESEStory continues below advertisement. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2013 Free Screening The HEALTHCARE Movie – a follow-up …
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How we can have healthcare for everyone in Maine? – Film and discussion.

By Joe Lendvai on June 05, 2013, at 6:08 p.m.
The Belfast Co-op, together with Maine AllCare, will present a free screening of The Healthcare Movie on Monday June 10th at 6 PM at the Belfast Free Library. This 65-minute documentary that tells how the people of Saskatchewan paved the way for healthcare for all Canadians during the 1960’s, in …

Farmington Forum on Health Care Finance

By Joe Lendvai on April 29, 2013, at 9:30 a.m.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 6:09 p.m. to 6:09 p.m. Location: Farmington Forum on Health Care Finance, 111 Franklin Health Commons, , Farmington, ME For more information: John Sytsma; 778-9825; maineallcare.org A community forum, including an expert panel will discuss “Where Our Health Care Dollars Going and What We Can Do …

Farmington Forum on Health Care Finance

By Joe Lendvai on April 20, 2013, at 12:02 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: A Public Forum on Health Care Financing: Where Our Health Care Dollars Are Going and What Can We Do About It?Story continues below advertisement. RESCHEDULED NEW Date/time: April 30, 2013 6:00 PM Location: Franklin Memorial Hospital, G. H. Bass Room, …

Health care reformer Dr. Margaret Flowers speaking in Maine

By Joe Lendvai on May 08, 2012, at 10:13 a.m.
On May 10th, at 6pm Maine AllCare will present a special, free, public event at the Rines Auditorium in Portland. “Universal Health Care, Now More than Ever” will be the theme of a dual presentation by Dr. Margaret Flowers and Rob Shetterly. It will be a timely and important conversation …
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Joe Lendvai, Chair, Brooklin Municipal Committee of the Maine Green Independent Party

By Joe Lendvai on Jan. 14, 2012, at 4:51 p.m.
BROOKLIN, Maine — The Brooklin Municipal Committee of the Maine Green Independent Party will caucus from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4,  at the Brooklin School Library. We will elect officers and delegates to serve for the coming biennium. We will also develop key themes and areas of focus …