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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 reminds community: ED, Walk-In Centers and Clinics do not perform confirmatory COVID-19 tests
Community members who test positive for COVID-19 with at-home tests should follow CDC guidelines for isolation and should not come to the emergency department, urgent care or walk-in clinics for confirmatory testing.
MaineHealth opens high-volume vaccination clinic in Portland
Appointments are available this week from Wednesday-Friday at 110 Free Street in Portland.
Maine Medical Center welcomes first baby of 2022
Virginie Emmanuelle Ngono was born Jan. 1 at 1:12 a.m.
Maine Medical Center Limits Visitation to Manage COVID-19 Surge
MMC makes this change as community transmission of COVID-19 continues to rise.
MMC Welcomes Medical Professionals from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The team of 15 from the federal government’s National Disaster Medical System will provide short-term support for MMC during the current surge.
MaineHealth Innovation Announces First Recipients of its $100,000 Bonfire Fund
Two groups of MaineHealth care team members will split the inaugural fund to advance their innovations: A robotic clot retriever and a portable negative pressure isolation tent
Maine Medical Center Limits Visitation to Manage COVID-19 Surge
MMC makes this change as community transmission of COVID-19 continues to rise.
MaineHealth Providers Stretched to the Limit by Surging COVID-19 Hospitalizations
As the Delta variant spreads through the ranks of the unvaccinated, the region’s largest health care system says its hospitals are full, and patients can expect long waits for inpatient care and even clinic-based services.
Maine Children’s Cancer Program receives $2.25 M gift from Sam L. Cohen Foundation
In recognition and appreciation, Maine Medical Center will name its new outpatient pediatric infusion center The Sam L. Cohen Pediatric Infusion Center and establish the Sam L. Cohen Medical Director Chair at the Maine Children’s Cancer Program.
MMC to Seek Modifications to Malone Family Tower Project
Increased bed licenses, an accelerated fifth-floor build-out and a new Sterile Processing Department are included in the proposal.