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WAGM-TV and The Aroostook Medical Center Partner To Host Public Screening of New Medical TV Dramedy

| September 1, 2014

Aroostook County –  A special advance screening of a new network television medical show that will premiere nationally this fall is coming to Aroostook County. The Red Band Society, which will air Wednesdays beginning September 17 on FOX, will have its very first episode shown in Presque Isle eleven days before it hits the silver […]

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Maine Doctor Loses Appeal in Civil Rights Case

| April 23, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court refused to clear an emergency room physician of a Richmond woman’s claim that he violated her civil rights. Linda Clifford sued Dr. Scott Kemmerer and Maine General Medical Center about her treatment at the Augusta hospital’s emergency department on Sept. 25 and 26, 2007. She said […]

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NMMC One of 8 State Hospitals Suing DHHS Secretary

| August 14, 2013

Fort Kent’s Northern Maine Medical Center is one of eight hospitals in the state involved in a lawsuit against the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. It all has to do with a reimbursement dispute between the hospitals and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that’s been going on for years. […]

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Fighting to Keep Services Alive at Hotel Dieu Hospital

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

A group of concerned citizens in Perth-Andover is working to keep their local hospital’s services alive. The Hotel Dieu Hospital is the last facility in Victoria County to provide surgery and obstetrics… but it may not stay that way for long. News Source 8 reporter Jenna Callari explains.

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