Maine Coast Memorial Hospital and EMHS (Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems) have received all necessary regulatory approvals and have completed their affiliation, making Maine Coast the ninth hospital member of EMHS, effective October 1.
A recently released report by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) indicates that Beacon Health is a top national performer in quality care delivery.
US Senator Angus King (I-Maine) and the director of National Drug Control Policy, Michael Botticelli, hosted a roundtable with US Attorney, Thomas Delahanty, Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine), and other invited guests regarding opioid abuse in Maine.
EMHS president and CEO, M. Michelle Hood, FACHE is pleased to announce Jeff Doran has joined EMHS as the system’s first vice president of System Clinical Services.
Colonial Health Care in Lincoln and Stillwater Health Care in Bangor are recipients of the 2015 National Quality Award for performance excellence in long-term and post-acute care. The National Quality Award Program, presented by the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), includes three distinct levels of performance excellence: Gold, Silver, and Bronze. Stillwater Health Care is awarded the Silver – Achievement in Quality
and Colonial Health Care is awarded the Bronze – Commitment to Quality
. The competitive award program highlights select centers across the nation as models of excellence in their commitment to providing exceptional care to those they serve.