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. […]
Providing a quality patient experience has put Northern Maine Medical Center among an elite group of hospitals. As Shawn Cunningham finds out in this week’s Medical Monday, the site is one of the top 25 percent in the country according to a hospital measures standards group.
A diagnosis of cancer can be devastating. Having a strong support system can make the difference between a cancer patient becoming a survivor or a casualty. In the finale of Shawn Cunningham’s month long look at breast health resources throughout the county…we find out how a hospital, a support group and even an oil company […]
This month we kick off our June News Source Focus special series. Over the next three weeks, Shawn Cunningham takes the pulse on county patient care. Tonight in part one, she’s taking a closer look at what role recruitment plays in providing competitive, qualitative services.