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Let’s Talk Healthcare Decisions – Town Hall June 8th

By St. Joseph Healthcare on May 26, 2016, at 4:02 p.m.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: The Dyke Center at Husson University, 1 College Circle, Bangor, 04401 For more information: 207-941-2865 Register by June 1st! Call EAAA: 207-941-2865 or 1-800-432-7812 Do you feel like you’re making the right health care choices? Are you comfortable asking your …
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St. Joe's Planned Giving Event May 18

One gift can make a lasting difference – St. Joe’s Planned Giving Event May 18

By St. Joseph Healthcare on April 26, 2016, at 11:16 a.m.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Clift Darling House, 106 Congress Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-1740; stjoeshealing.org The origami crane has become a symbol of hope and healing during challenging times. You can give hope and healing to St. Joseph Healthcare patients through your …
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Diabetes Support Group

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Feb. 18, 2016, at 1:26 p.m.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Willette Conference Center, Building 1, St. Joseph Healthcare Park-900 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 907-3115 The St. Joseph Diabetes and Nutrition Center sponsors a free diabetes support group for diabetics and their family members. The group will meet the …
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Free CPR/AED Class in February

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Jan. 08, 2016, at 10:39 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Willette Conference Center, St. Joseph Healthcare Park-900 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-1720 SORRY, BOTH SESSIONS OF THIS COURSE ARE FILLED. Please follow our Healthy Active Living blog (stjosephhealthyactiveliving.com) for announcements of any possible repeats of this course. On …
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Ostomy Support Group

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Dec. 30, 2015, at 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: St. Joseph Hospital/Felician Conference Room, 360 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-1550 St. Joseph Healthcare sponsors a free support group for ostomy patients and their families and caregivers. The group’s next meeting will be Tuesday, January 12, 2016 from …
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St. Joseph Hospital Earns ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®’ Recognition from The Joint Commission

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Dec. 04, 2015, at 11:38 a.m.
Bangor, Maine – St. Joseph Hospital in Bangor announced that it has been recognized as a 2014Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. St. Joseph Hospital was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2015 annual …
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Free Program for People with Diabetes and Their Care Partners

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Oct. 29, 2015, at 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Willette Conference Center, Building 1, St. Joseph Healthcare Park, 900 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-3116 Kirk Kenyon, who has diabetes, and Kathy, his spouse and care partner, will be delivering a free educational program at St. Joseph’s Diabetes …
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HEALTH AND WELLNESS EVENT – From the Body to the Soul & Everything in Between

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Oct. 20, 2015, at 2:14 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: St Joseph Internal Medicine Building, #5 , 900 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-3166; stjoeshealing.org/ Join us as we have a conversation with Rabbi Richard Address, a renowned scholar on aging and its personal and communal impact. He will …
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Free Education Program for People with Diabetes & Their Care Partners

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Oct. 08, 2015, at 3:45 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Willette Conference Rm, Building 1, St. Joseph Healthcare Park, 900 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-3116; stjoeshealing.org/ Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 2PM – 3PM St. Joseph’s Diabetes Center, The Willette Conference Room, Building #1, 900 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401 …
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Physician elected medical association president

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Oct. 06, 2015, at 12:16 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Dr. Charles Pattavina, medical director and chief of emergency medicine at St. Joseph Hospital, has been elected president of the Maine Medical Association.The announcement was made at the MMA Annual membership meeting on Sept. 12 in Augusta. Pattavina’s term as president of the organization begins in September …
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St. Joe’s Introduces Community Care Partnership of Maine

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Sept. 23, 2015, at 8:08 a.m.
St. Joseph Healthcare and ten other community healthcare organizations across the state have joined together to form Community Care Partnership of Maine (CCPM), an Accountable Care Organization collectively committed to improving the quality and effectiveness of health care delivery in Maine and reducing unnecessary healthcare costs. The eleven partner organizations …
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Ostomy Support Group

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Sept. 02, 2015, at 1:41 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: St. Joseph Hospital, Felician Conf. Room, 2nd floor, 360 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-1550 St. Joseph Healthcare sponsors a free support group for ostomy patients and their families and caregivers. The group’s next meeting will be Tuesday, September …
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Diabetes Support Group

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Aug. 27, 2015, at 11:41 a.m.
The St. Joseph Diabetes and Nutrition Center sponsors a free diabetes support group for diabetics and their family members. The group meets the first Wednesday of September, October and November from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Willette Conference Center, Building 1, St. Joseph Healthcare Park, 900 Broadway in Bangor. …
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FREE Online Chat event – Endocrinology – Monday, Aug 31 at 7PM

By St. Joseph Healthcare on Aug. 26, 2015, at 1:59 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Online stjoeshealing.org , Online , Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-907-1720; stjoeshealing.org/ This Monday, August 31st at 7PM, log on to stjoeshealing.org – click the green banner ad at the top of the page and be connected with St. Joe’s …
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St. Joseph Healthcare names Care Transition Administrator

By St. Joseph Healthcare on April 29, 2013, at 10:13 a.m.
St. Joseph Healthcare welcomes Sharon King, RHIT, CPHQ as Administrator of Care Transition. King will be responsible for oversight of numerous aspects of St. Joseph Hospital’s Case Management, Utilization Review and Reimbursement departments. King has 40 years’ experience in healthcare information management, quality management and infection control, management of regulatory …

St. Joseph donating CO alarms to Bangor schools

By St. Joseph Healthcare on March 08, 2013, at 11:37 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — In keeping with its community service mission, St. Joseph Healthcare is working with the Bangor Fire Department and the Bangor School Department to ensure all school buildings are adequately equipped with carbon monoxide (CO) detectors for the safety of students, faculty, staff and visitors. On March 11, …