EMHS is proud to recognize and thank the residents and staff of our nursing homes as we celebrate National Nursing Home Week ®, which started on Mother’s Day, May 12 and continues through May 18, 2013.
Dr. Erik Steele received the first “Dirigo Award for Health Leadership” presented during the QC 2013 conference in Augusta on April 3 and hosted by Maine Quality Counts. Dr. Steele was recognized for his exemplary leadership in advancing patient-centered care, making outstanding and lasting contributions to transform health and healthcare in Maine, serving as a catalyst and inspiration for change.
(Bangor, ME) – EMHS is proud to celebrate National Volunteer Week, April 21-27. Throughout central, eastern, and northern Maine, EMHS members have many dedicated volunteers that are committed to helping to serve our patients and community. In Greater Bangor, Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC) Volunteer Services, Rosscare, and EMHS recognize the people in our community who take time out of their day to lend a helping hand. Whether it’s calling seniors to ensure they are well, assisting our many individual departments, or a warm greeting by a patient’s bedside, volunteers brighten the day for many of our community members.