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Parents form new support group for families of children with Type 1 Diabetes

By TAMC Communications and Development on April 18, 2017, at 8:36 a.m.
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TAMC to hold information session on April 20 for upcoming Living Well for Better Health program

By TAMC Communications and Development on April 14, 2017, at 10:03 a.m.
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Autism Challenge community event planned for April 29

By TAMC Communications and Development on April 14, 2017, at 9:09 a.m.
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A key component of the second annual County Women’s Health Conference held on April 8 was an Opioid Panel Discussion with, seated from left: Pete McCorison, CLSW, from AMHC; John Thyng, PA-C, a provider in TAMC’s emergency department; Chief Matt Irwin from the Presque Isle Police Department; and Roxanne Burt, an individual in recovery.  Moderating the discussion was Shawn Cunningham from WAGM-TV.  More than 80 women attended the 4-hour conference sponsored by TAMC and the Maine Agri-Women.

County Women’s Health Conference covers more than just women’s health topics

By TAMC Communications and Development on April 10, 2017, at 2:35 p.m.
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Crown Emergency Care refocuses efforts for rural communities; Washburn base to open April 16

By TAMC Communications and Development on April 07, 2017, at 3:04 p.m.
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Choosing Wisely efforts help change attitudes about prescription drugs

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 27, 2017, at 3:29 p.m.
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Derek Tompkins, RNFA, a manager of TAMC’s Operation Room team (right), works with students from last year’s Aroostook Survivor camp.  The tour of the hospital during the annual four-day healthcare career exploration camp features several key stops with a teaching/training opportunity. The OR is always a favorite.

TAMC’s Survivor Aroostook Healthcare Career Exploration Summer Camp is taking applications

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 27, 2017, at 3:03 p.m.
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Dr. David Weed from TAMC’s Sleep Medicine practice evaluates 
the results of a completed sleep study.

TAMC Sleep Medicine expands services through telemedicine

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 20, 2017, at 4:40 p.m.
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Lucy Richard, the provider at TAMC’s Women’s Health Center, speaks to participants at last year’s County Women’s Health Conference. TAMC and Maine Agri-Women are planning the second annual County Women’s Health Conference on Saturday, April 8.

TAMC teams with Maine Agri-Women to host County Women’s Health Conference on April 8

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 13, 2017, at 8:03 a.m.
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Chris Ulmer, founder of Special Books by Special Kids, will be the featured speaker at a presentation at Presque Isle Middle School as well as at the Autism Challenge Dinner & Auction on Saturday, April 1.

4th Annual Autism Challenge planned for Autism Awareness Month

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 10, 2017, at 3:38 p.m.
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TAMC Announces February Births

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 10, 2017, at 2:30 p.m.
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Nicole Thompson holds her newborn son Isaiah last February, enjoying skin-to-skin cuddling time while still in the operating room at TAMC, where he was delivered.  She and her husband Brandon were able to watch the delivery with the clear-drape option now offered at the hospital.  Dr. Joyce Hebert (left) and Dr. Rachel Swartz (right), providers at TAMC’s OB/GYN & Midwifery Services practice, delivered baby Isaiah.

Moms having a cesarean section at TAMC still have opportunity for active role in childbirth

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 06, 2017, at 9:20 a.m.
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Anthony Briscoe, EdS, CCC/SLP

TAMC partners with UMPI for March 27 Healthy Aging Event

By TAMC Communications and Development on March 03, 2017, at 2:05 p.m.
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Colleen Plourde, LPN, cares for a patient in TAMC’s Urology Services practice.

TAMC takes part in DAISY Award program to recognize extraordinary nurses

By TAMC Communications and Development on Feb. 24, 2017, at 12:32 p.m.
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Enjoying TAMC’s Free Skate Day at The Forum in Presque Isle on January 29 were, (l to r) Tracy, Max, and Michael Lee; Liam, Brian, and Brittany Morrison. 
The next Free Skate Day will be on Sunday, February 26.

TAMC sponsors winter events during school vacation week

By TAMC Communications and Development on Feb. 17, 2017, at 12:37 p.m.
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Tackling the rock wall at last year’s TAMC Ladies Rock Wall Night at the University of Maine at Presque Isle; the hospital is sponsoring another of these nights on February 16 from 6-8 p.m.

Winter Fit & Fun activities underway; TAMC to offer free Ladies Rock Wall Night at UMPI on Feb. 16

By TAMC Communications and Development on Feb. 10, 2017, at 10:39 a.m.
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Local organizations and businesses team up to fill summer feeding gap

By TAMC Communications and Development on Feb. 09, 2017, at 11:31 a.m.
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The Mars Hill Rotary Club recently donated several items to the Aroostook Health Center in Mars Hill. Among them was a 55 inch television with internet capabilities for the entertainment needs of residents.  The television will be used to watch movies and local basketball games, to play Wii games, and to enjoy church services. Pictured from left are Rhonda Orser, administrative assistant at AHC; Ed Wright of Mars Hill Rotary; Vicki Jackson, activities specialist at AHC; and Connie Durost, activities assistant at AHC.

Mars Hill Rotary donates to AHC

By TAMC Communications and Development on Feb. 09, 2017, at 11:20 a.m.
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TAMC Announces January Births

By TAMC Communications and Development on Feb. 09, 2017, at 11:12 a.m.
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Presque Isle’s Lorissa Ferrin, with her sons Oliver and newborn Alexander, is presented a number of gifts by the staff in the TAMC Women and Children’s unit in honor of Alexander’s arrival as the first baby born at TAMC in 2017.  Presenting the gifts are (standing, left to right) Deidre Clark, RN; Mary Hamilton, CNM; and Brittney White, RN.

First County baby of 2017 welcomed at TAMC

By TAMC Communications and Development on Jan. 03, 2017, at 8:57 a.m.