Stories about Maine Medical Center

Maine Medical Center in Portland.

Maine hospitals could face penalties for high rates of infections, complications

By Jackie Farwell and Lindsey Tice, BDN Staff and Sun Journal on June 23, 2014, at 12:51 p.m.

MaineHealth defends top executives’ pay despite major cuts

By Stephen Betts on June 07, 2014, at 10:38 a.m.
Mercy Health System of Maine will be absorbed by Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems.

Merger of Eastern Maine Healthcare, Mercy Health likely to shake up southern Maine market

By Whit Richardson on Oct. 03, 2013, at 5:27 p.m.
Maine Medical Center in Portland.

Maine Medical Center announces 50 layoffs, 175 position cuts, other reductions

By Seth Koenig on Aug. 13, 2013, at 4:44 p.m.
Raymond Hurd, regional administrator for the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, visited Portland to raise awareness for new health insurance marketplaces being launched as part of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.

US Medicaid official visits Portland for training on Obamacare insurance exchanges

By Seth Koenig on June 24, 2013, at 3:42 p.m.
Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor recently revived plans to construct a seven-story tower at its State Street campus as part of a $250 million project described as the largest ever undertaken by the hospital’s parent organization.

Hospitals take on building projects despite MaineCare debt

By Jackie Farwell on March 31, 2013, at 6:44 a.m.

Maine Medical Center notifies state of $40M renovation project

By Jackie Farwell on Sept. 26, 2012, at 3:58 p.m.

4 Maine hospitals praised in national quality report

By Jackie Farwell on Sept. 20, 2012, at 5:23 p.m.

Suit claims Maine Medical Center retaliated against employee for reporting strip club outing

By Jackie Farwell on June 19, 2012, at 6:52 p.m.
Dr. Sam Broaddus, director of Maine Medical Center's division of urology with Dr. Jory Desir (left) of Cap-Haitien, Haiti, at Maine Medical Center's Scarborough Campus operating room.

Haitian doctor trains with Maine Medical Center urologists

By Jackie Farwell on May 31, 2012, at 1:25 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage

Educated workers needed for health care jobs, LePage says

By Meg Haskell on Oct. 18, 2011, at 6:20 p.m.

Shortage of health care providers prompts Maine schools to place students in rural clinics

By Meg Haskell on Sept. 30, 2011, at 6:31 p.m.

Ailing captain rescued from Maine fishing boat

The Associated Press on Sept. 19, 2011, at 4:44 p.m.

Early morning accident injures two in southern Maine

on Sept. 19, 2011, at 2:44 p.m.

Brunswick man gets 7 years for trespass, threatening

By Beth Brogan, Times Record on Aug. 04, 2011, at 7:52 p.m.

Maine Cancer Foundation awards more than $1 million in grants

on Aug. 02, 2011, at 7:32 p.m.
Emily Cole (right), 26, of Ellsworth stands with attorney James Diehl during her videoconference first court appearance before Justice Kirk Studstrup. Cole is accused of setting her grandmother ablaze Friday at her grandparents' Bangor home.

Woman who allegedly set grandmother on fire moved to Riverview for competency evaluation

By Judy Harrison on July 07, 2011, at 6:34 p.m.

Police seeking public’s help in 2008 Portland shooting

The Associated Press on July 06, 2011, at 3:43 p.m.

Bruises, burns and broken bones: Are doctors ready to call it child abuse?

By Meg Haskell on June 23, 2011, at 7:49 p.m.

NH boy, 3, hurt in accident listed in serious condition at Portland hospital

By Roni Reino, Foster's Daily Democrat (MCT) on June 21, 2011, at 9:40 a.m.