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Maine Medical Center (MMC), recognized as a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News and World Report for 2020-2021, is a complete health care resource for the people of Greater Portland and the entire state, as well as northern New England. Incorporated in 1868, MMC is the state’s largest medical center, licensed for 637 beds and employing more than 9,600 people. MMC's unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including an active educational program and a world-class biomedical research center. As a nonprofit institution, Maine Medical Center provides nearly 23 percent of all the charity care delivered in Maine. MMC is part of the MaineHealth system, a growing family of health care services in northern New England. For more information, visit www.mmc.org.

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MaineHealth Expands Walk-in Vaccination Availability at Scarborough Downs Clinic
MaineHealth announced today an expansion of its walk-in COVID-19 vaccination offerings at the Scarborough Downs clinic, for Maine residents 18+.
Maine Track Celebration Honors Class of 2021
This marks the 13th year of the Maine Track partnership between Maine Medical Center and Tufts Medical School
MaineHealth Starting Walk In Vaccinations at Scarborough Downs Clinic
Walk-ins available May 3, 4, from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m
Initial Tally Shows Maine Medical Center Nurses Supporting Union Representation
MMC had encouraged nurses to vote against unionization, as it believes working directly with its care team members is the best way to build on the organization’s success as the region’s premier health care provider.
MMC receives a Spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade of ‘A’
This marks the second time in a row Maine Medical Center has earned an ‘A’ grade from the independent evaluator of health care quality and safety.
Maine Medical Partners Ortho and Sports Medicine Opens New Practice in Windham
The new practice on Roosevelt Trail is open for walk-ins and patients of all activity levels.
Senator Collins Visits MaineHealth Vaccination Clinic at Scarborough Downs
On Friday, U.S. Senator Susan Collins visited MaineHealth’s high-volume vaccination clinic at Scarborough Downs for a tour of the facility led by MaineHealth CEO Bill Caron. The tour was joined by WEX CEO Melissa Smith, whose company helped provide volunteers for the clinic.
Maine Medical Center begins to ease restrictions on visitation of non-COVID patients
The new policy is effective Wednesday, March 17, and allows for one visitor daily from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in inpatient areas.
Governor Janet Mills, Maine CDC Director Nirav Shah visit Scarborough Downs Vaccination Clinic
The visit highlights the efficiency and collaboration that has led to the success of MaineHealth’s high-volume vaccination clinics.
National Institutes of Health awards MaineHealth $12.8M
Maine Medical Center Research Institute will establish a Center for Biomedical Research Excellence to reduce rural healthcare disparities in acute care.