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School Violence Prevention Grant Awarded
Sheriff’s Office brought stakeholders together to address the need for improved school safety.
A Life Saved at the Farmington Fair
Franklin Community Health Network staff assist in reversing an opioid overdose on opening day.
Hannaford donates $350,000 to MaineHealth in support of Food As Medicine program
Funding will increase access to nutritious food for under-resourced individuals with chronic health conditions in Franklin County. Donation part of overall $1.5 million commitment through new “Eat Well, Be Well – A Path to Better Health” initiative.
MaineHealth Awarded $1.2 Million Federal Grant for Statewide Overdose Prevention
Project DHARMA is a collaboration between MaineHealth and several other organizations across the state to prevent overdoses and infections through harm reduction programs.
MaineHealth Free Food as Medicine Program
MaineHealth is offering a free one-year Food as Medicine program (FAM) to support individuals with one or more chronic health conditions who have limited access to healthy food.
Emotional Message by MMC ICU Nurses Earns MaineHealth Videographer a Regional Emmy® Award
Videographer Charlie Berg won in the category of health/medical-short form content for the story entitled, ‘Inside View of Maine Medical Center ICU Nurses Caring for Unvaccinated COVID-19 Patients.’
Annual Health Care Golf Classic taking place on July 11
Spend a day golfing and supporting a good cause this summer.
Federal arbitrator in Indiana rules against Anthem practices that are similar to insurer’s disputed approach in Maine
The problems that led MaineHealth to remove its flagship hospital from the Anthem network starting in 2023 have created controversy across the country.
MaineHealth gives notice to remove Maine Medical Center from Anthem’s health insurance network beginning in 2023
The health system recognizes the decision could be disruptive for people with Anthem coverage, but the issues at stake threaten MaineHealth’s ability to provide the same level of care.
Jeffrey Lynds, MD Joins Franklin Health Farmington Family Practice
Has more than a decade of experience providing full-spectrum family medicine in outpatient and inpatient settings

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