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Mercy back in the black, credits EMHS merger

Mercy Hospital in Portland ended the year with a net financial gain after two years of losses, crediting its merger with Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems for the...

Round 2 for the ACA Health insurance options still a challenge for small businesses

James McCarthy |

As the federal health insurance marketplace in Maine enters its second year of enrollment for individuals and businesses, many small businesses are still on the fence about whether the...

St. Mary’s hospital recognized as ‘top performer’

The Joint Commission, a nonprofit that accredits and certifies more than 20,500 health care organizations and programs in the United States, has recognized St. Mary’s Regional...

9 Maine hospitals earn 'top hospital' distinction

Nine Maine hospitals have been named to The Leapfrog Group’s annual list of "top rural hospitals," a recognition given to less than 7% of all eligible hospitals...

Maine communities to receive $1M for elder care

Bucksport and three other Maine communities are receiving a total of $1 million in grants from the Maine Health Access Foundation in its effort to improve patient-centered care for...

Anthem, EMHS partner for new health program

Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems is taking a bet on a new partnership with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine that seeks to improve care for patients while reducing...

Yarmouth firm seeks to boost dental industry

A Yarmouth couple is launching a new program that aims to train dental assistants in 11 days and address more than 100 job vacancies in Maine.

Norwegian health officials visit Maine hospital

Norway’s minister of health-and-care services and a team of delegates visited Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick this week to explore the adoption of a new nurse practitioner...

Online British pharmacy opens in Maine

The Great British Drugstore has become the first United Kingdom-based pharmacy chain to open an online store for Maine customers after announcing its launch this week.

Drug makers, others gave $4M to Maine doctors

A new federal database shows that around 850 Maine doctors received more than $4 million in legal payments from pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers in...

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