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First Medical Assistant Cohort Completes Coursework
Students participated in a credit-bearing apprenticeship program aimed at filling open positions at Memorial’s primary care practices.
Memorial financial assistance programs live on through MaineHealth Access to Care
In 2021, Memorial’s Access to Care team helped almost 2,000 people in NH and ME through their various programs, worked with more than 225 residents to complete prescription assistance applications totaling $2.5 million, and guided more than 500 people through Medicaid or Affordable Care Act application processes.
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.
Memorial Hospital Announces Changes to COVID-19 Testing Hours
With testing demand declining and community options increasing, Memorial Hospital is reducing hours in its public COVID-19 Testing Center.
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.
MaineHealth, agilon health agree to form partnership supporting primary care for Medicare Advantage patients
The organizations plan to enter a long-term partnership that will enable a greater investment in value-based models of care, emphasizing preventive services and chronic care management for MaineHealth’s senior patients.
Memorial Announces COVID Vaccine Clinic Move to Main Hospital Campus
Memorial Hospital is moving its community vaccine clinic to its primary care offices as vaccine demand declines.
MaineHealth Named One of America's Best Large Employers by Forbes
The not-for-profit health care provider ranked 13th among the 500 companies with 1,000 or more employees cited by the magazine.
MaineHealth Further Refines its Return to Work Policy in Line with CDC Guidance
The health care system is using the latest science to set standards for return to work protocols for care team members who contract COVID-19.
Memorial reduces vaccine clinic to one day per week
The Memorial Hospital COVID-19 vaccine clinic will close on Tuesdays beginning the week of January 31. The clinic will remain open on Wednesdays from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., accepting appointments and walk-ins.