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Three County hospitals join with two other to become Maine Rural Health Collaborative, LLC

Three County hospitals join with two other to become Maine Rural Health Collaborative, LLC

| March 25, 2015

Coming together. That’s what five rural hospitals in our state are doing to provide better healthcare in different communities. Three of them are hospitals right here in the County. “We believe the power of five is greater than the power of one. We believe by working together we can certainly improve our collaborative,” said Houlton […]

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Pitch in For the Paws Fundraiser is Bigger than Ever in its Third Year

Pitch in For the Paws Fundraiser is Bigger than Ever in its Third Year

| November 3, 2014

Since Halloween, open brown boxes have been sitting on the floors in some of the nooks and crannies of the Aroostook Medical Center. Boxes that were once empty are now full of pet food and supplies. The Pitch in For Paws program is back for its third year- and bigger than ever. “Very happy really, […]

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Maine Hospital Debt

Maine Hospital Debt

| September 18, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine hospitals have received electronic payments from the state for nearly $500 million to pay back decades of debt for unpaid Medicaid services. Republican Gov. Paul LePage visited the Inland Hospital in Waterville and Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston on Wednesday and ceremoniously handed hospital officials their checks. The hospitals […]

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