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MaineHealth begins COVID-19 vaccine for Mainers over 70(Comments Off on MaineHealth begins COVID-19 vaccine for Mainers over 70)

January 20, 2021

PORTLAND – MaineHealth, the region’s largest integrated health system, will start to offer limited supplies of COVID-19 vaccines to people 70 and older beginning today. Franklin Community Health Network in Farmington and Mid Coast-Parkview Health in Brunswick plan to begin a regular schedule of vaccinations for Maine residents 70 and older starting today. Other local […]

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SAPARS to hold a virtual support group in 2021

FARMINGTON — Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Services (SAPARS) is planning to hold a virtual support group for adult survivors (18+) of sexual abuse, sexual assault and sexual harassment beginning in early 2021. This group is specifically for women who have worked with a therapist and who have a high level of healthy, self-coping skills. […]

Care & Comfort’s Mike Stair named Advocate of the Year by Homecare and Hospice Alliance of Maine

WILTON — The Homecare and Hospice Alliance of Maine recently presented its 2020 Advocate of the Year Award to Mike Stair, President & COO of Care & Comfort. Stair was recognized for his commitment to the Alliance’s advocacy efforts and service on Maine’s Long-Term Care Workforce Commission.  Appointed to this Commission by the legislature, he […]

New executive leader appointed at Franklin Community Health Network

FARMINGTON — A highly experienced health care executive has been chosen to lead Franklin Community Health Network (FCHN) as its new chief operating officer. Barbara Sergio, BSN, MSHA, CPHQ, who joined FCHN as senior director of quality and safety in August 2019, will assume responsibility for day-to-day oversight of quality, patient safety, pharmacy, physical rehab, imaging, pulmonology, […]


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