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Medical Monday 1.20.14: Critical Care Transport Training

Medical Monday 1.20.14: Critical Care Transport Training

| January 22, 2014

Changing technology has changed the healthcare field, including emergency response. EMT’s, nurses and paramedics need to know how to use the latest technology that can help save lives in critical care situations. A certification program is helping to provide that knowledge through an intense two week training. Emergency healthcare responders are learning the basics of […]

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Medical Monday 1.13.14: Health Clinic in Fort Fairfield Giving Patients Access to Care Closer To Home

Medical Monday 1.13.14: Health Clinic in Fort Fairfield Giving Patients Access to Care Closer To Home

| January 14, 2014

A health clinic in Fort Fairfield is giving residents another access to care option right in their own community. Patient calls continue to come into the Kimball Community Health Center in Fort Fairfield. Since its opening, the clinic has given Fort Fairfield residents another access to care option right in their own backyard. Kim Cousins […]

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Medical Monday 1.6.14: TAMC Maternity Unit  Gets High Rankings

Medical Monday 1.6.14: TAMC Maternity Unit Gets High Rankings

| January 7, 2014

The New Year has brought the arrival of good news to the Aroostook Medical Center, ranking their maternity unit one of the highest in the state for quality care.  This beautiful newborn is just a few hours into the world. But already he’s getting the utmost care and attention say TAMC Maternity Staff. And now […]

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Medical Monday 12.30.13: TAMC Healthcare Resolutions

Medical Monday 12.30.13: TAMC Healthcare Resolutions

| January 1, 2014

A New Year begins in just two days, but already one county healthcare site is working on a full list of resolutions that will improve patient care.  The New Year’s ball hasn’t dropped yet in Times Square but healthcare practitioners at the Aroostook Medical Center are already taking the ball and running with a slew […]

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Medical Monday 12.9.13: Urinary Incontinence

Medical Monday 12.9.13: Urinary Incontinence

| December 10, 2013

One in three women are suffering in silence from urinary incontinence, the inability to control the bladder and leak at any given time, MANY TIMES in the course of a day. Healthcare providers say MANY women are too embarrassed to admit they have the problem, but its quite common. Dr. Rachel Swartz is an  obstetrician and gynecologist […]

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