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Maine Coast Memorial Hospital hires new CFO

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on May 16, 2013, at 4:24 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine —Maine Coast Memorial Hospital has hired Chris Frauenhofer as chief financial officer. Frauenhofer will arrive at the hospital at the end of May. “Chris brings a proven track record of enhancing financial performance, volume growth and organizational efficiency with a strong focus on building collaborative teams,” said Charlie …

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital receives “A” safety score

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on May 13, 2013, at 11:26 a.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — Maine Coast Memorial Hospital is being recognized with an “A” Hospital Safety Score by the Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit entity run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The A, B, C, D, or F scores are assigned to U.S. hospitals based on …
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New Vice President of Human Resources Joins MCMH

New human resources vice president joins Maine Coast Memorial Hospital

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on April 22, 2013, at 12:45 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — Maine Coast Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Rosemary Loring as Vice President, Human Resources. Rosemary replaces Karen Dickson who recently retired after 26 years at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. Rosemary has an extensive leadership background in human resources, business operations and strategic planning. A Philadelphia native, …
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Front row l-r: Vanessa Young (Cookie Nook Bakery), Lorena Sterns (Finns’ Irish Pub) Victoria Grindle and Robert Colson (HCTC), back row l –r: Chip Butterwick (Chipper’s) and Alex Grant (Big Cat Catering). Other chefs who will be featuring some Havana Nights delicacies include The Crocker House, Cleonice, Havana, Yu, Nostrano and Morton’s Moo.

What’s Cooking at the Chefs’ Gala?

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on April 15, 2013, at 10:03 a.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — Cuban pulled pork with Guava pineapple and mojito chicken with lime glaze were just two of the items discussed as some of the local Chefs gathered to plan some tempting delights for the Chefs’ Gala guests on April 27, at the Ellsworth Ramada. Along with the amazing …

MCMH Offers CPR and First Classes

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on March 28, 2013, at 5:36 p.m.
Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Offers Heartsaver CPR and First Aid Classes Ellsworth: CPR will be offered Monday, April 22, from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. for a fee of $40 and First Aid training will be offered on Wednesday, April 24, from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. for a fee of $30. …
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Camden National Bank is pleased to sponsor the 20th Annual Chefs’ Gala.  Pictured reviewing firsthand the technology that has been made possible by the Chefs’ Gala are seated L-R: Domenic Efter, Camden National Bank VP and Dr. Brian Ewy, Radiologist at MCMH.  Standing L-R:  Derek Hayes, Camden National Bank VP and MCMH CEO Charlie Therrien.  The proceeds from the 2013 Chefs’ Gala will purchase Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) technology  as well as provide for mammogram scholarships at  the MCMH Breast Clinic.

20th Camden National Chefs’ Gala to benefit MCMH breast clinic

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on March 22, 2013, at 4:05 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — Camden National Bank is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 20th annual Chefs’ Gala with a Havana Nights theme on Saturday, April 27, at the Ellsworth Ramada. Proceeds from the charity event will be used for the purchase of Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) technology for the Hospital’s …
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Snow, Rain or Sunshine….
Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Valets are ready to assist patients no matter what the weather! For those needing assistance, MCMH offers courtesy valet parking from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.    Stanley Subaru partners with MCMH to provide the Valets warm winter wear that allows them to be comfortable in all kinds of weather.   Pictured during a recent snowy day are L-R:  Stacie Brown, Director of Volunteer Services; Selly Blethen, Volunteer Valet; and Mark Politte, Owner of Stanley Subaru. If you are interested in becoming part of our valet team, contact Stacie Brown at 664-5348.

Snow, Rain or Sunshine … MCMH valets ready to help

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on March 12, 2013, at 8:50 a.m.
Snow, rain or sunshine…. Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Valets are ready to assist patients no matter what the weather! For those needing assistance, MCMH offers courtesy valet parking from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Stanley Subaru partners with MCMH to provide the valets warm winter wear that allows …

MCMH offers CPR and first aid classes

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on March 06, 2013, at 9:33 a.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — CPR will be offered 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, March 25, for a fee of $40, and first aid training will be offered 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, for a fee of $30. Both classes will be held in the Classroom (Door C) of Maine Coast Memorial Hospital at …

Hospital to host free mammograms and seminars during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on Oct. 16, 2012, at 3:32 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine  Maine Coast Memorial Hospital will host two free community education forums and one full day of free mammograms during Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. A Breast Cancer Seminar will take place 5-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, in the classroom at 50 Union St. with oncologist Dr. Philip …
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Breast Cancer Seminar

Breast Cancer Seminar

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on Oct. 16, 2012, at 1:54 p.m.
One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer! MCMH is hosting a Breast Cancer Seminar with Oncologist Dr. Philip Brooks and Radiologist Dr. Brian Ewy. They will discuss breast cancer treatment options and answer questions you may have. Wednesday, October 17, from 5 – 6 p.m. in the …

Hancock County Diabetes Support Group to meet

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on Aug. 17, 2012, at 10:30 a.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — The Hancock County Diabetes Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4,  in the Classroom of the Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Medical Office Building, Door C, Room 1000. Carl Karush will be guest speaker. His topic will be “Sea Veggies Nutrition: The Where, Why and …

Golfers invited to golf event on coast of Maine

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on Aug. 17, 2012, at 10:18 a.m.
WINTER HARBOR, Maine — The 15th annual Schoodic Scramble will take place Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15-16 at the Grindstone Golf Course . Golfers choose which day works best for them. The tournament fee of $85 will include 18 holes of golf, continental breakfast, lobster stew, ice cream sundaes, wine, cheese, …

Hospital offers CPR, first aid courses

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on Aug. 07, 2012, at 2:33 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — With knowledge and skills, you may save the life of a loved one, a friend or a neighbor. Learn to recognize and respond to heart attack, cardiac arrest, stroke, choking and other medical emergencies by taking the American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR and First Aid training classes …

Hancock County Diabetes Support Group to Meet at MCMH

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on July 18, 2012, at 1:21 p.m.
“Cool Sugars in Hot August” ELLSWORTH: The Hancock County Diabetes Support Group will meet Tuesday, August 7, at 6:30 p.m. in the Classroom at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. Learn how to keep cool without increasing your blood sugar levels and still keep up your physical activity levels. Joy Foster, MS, …
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Hancock County Diabetes Support Group to Meet at MCMH

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on July 18, 2012, at 11:30 a.m.
ELLSWORTH: The Hancock County Diabetes Support Group will meet Tuesday, August 7, at 6:30 p.m. in the Classroom at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. Learn how to keep cool without increasing your blood sugar levels and still keep up your physical activity levels. Joy Foster, MS, RN, will be presenting “Cool …

Hospital to sponsor free skin cancer seminar

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on July 09, 2012, at 9:15 a.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine —  Maine Coast Memorial Hospital will host a free skin cancer seminar led by dermatologist Dr. Norman Sykes 5-6 p.m.  Wednesday, July 18, in the Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Classroom. He will discuss skin cancer and its prevention. This seminar is free and open to the public. Call 207-664-5314 …
Pictured are L-R:  Cathy Planchart, AVP Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Volunteers   Margaret Edgecomb, Sandra DeWitt, Sylvia Allen and Dianne Kelley and MCMH Board Chair Rebecca Sargent.

Hospital volunteers honored

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on June 07, 2012, at 2:55 p.m.
Photo courtesy of Maine Coast Memorial Hospital ELLSWORTH, Maine — Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Volunteers were honored on June 6 at an Appreciation Breakfast. Stacie Brown, director of volunteer services said volunteers contributed 14,110 hours of service at the hospital in the past year. Volunteers honored for contributing more than …

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital welcomes new doctors

By Maine Coast Memorial Hospital on June 01, 2012, at 11:06 a.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine —  Maine Coast Memorial Hospital has welcomed  two new providers to its medical staff. Dr. Stephen Ruda has joined the hospitalist program at MCMH. Dr. Christina Seed, Dr. Ruda’s wife, will practice family medicine at Coastal Health Center in Ellsworth. Dr. Ruda and Dr. Seed are graduates of the …
 
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