Maine Behavioral Healthcare Appoints Fellowship-trained Clinician to Lead Nursing Services
August 24, 2022
Contact: Val Compagna
207-661-6633 / Valerie.Compagna@mainehealth.org
SOUTH PORTLAND & WESTBROOK, ME – Maine Behavioral Healthcare (MBH) announced today that Jason Rosenburg, MSN, a fellowship-trained nurse leader, will assume the role of Chief Nursing Officer on September 12, 2022.
Rosenberg is no stranger to the MaineHealth system as he will be transitioning from his current role as director of inpatient services at Stephens Memorial Hospital in Norway, a position he assumed in 2019. As CNO, Rosenberg will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of nursing care, treatment and services throughout MBH, including Spring Harbor Hospital.
“Jason’s expertise in nursing leadership, passion for behavioral health services and knowledge of the MaineHealth system made him an ideal candidate for this position,” said Kelly Barton, MBH president. “He demonstrates an entrepreneurial spirit and ability to connect and engage with staff to build programs and improve processes that will support care and safety throughout our settings.”
Before his current role, Rosenberg served at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, where he held leadership positions as director of emergency services and behavioral services. He received a Master of Science in Nursing Administration from Saint Joseph’s College in Maine.
“I am thrilled and honored to join Maine Behavioral Healthcare,” Rosenberg said. “I look forward to working with such dedicated care team members to help meet our vision of working together, so our communities are the healthiest in America.
About Maine Behavioral Healthcare: Maine Behavioral Healthcare (MBH) is a not-for-profit organization serving more than 20,000 children, adolescents and adults at over 30 locations throughout southern, western, and mid-coast Maine, providing a continuum of coordinated mental healthcare from outpatient community offices to inpatient acute care at Spring Harbor Hospital. Learn more at www.mainebehavioralhealthcare.org.
About MaineHealth: MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.” It consists of nine local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and more than 1,500 employed and independent physicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 employees, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. It includes Franklin Memorial Hospital/Franklin Community Health Network in Farmington, LincolnHealth in Damariscotta and Boothbay Harbor, Maine Behavioral Healthcare in South Portland, MaineHealth Care at Home in Saco, Maine Medical Center in Portland, Memorial Hospital in North Conway, N.H., Mid Coast-Parkview Health in Brunswick, NorDx in Scarborough, Pen Bay Medical Center and Waldo County General Hospital in Rockport and Belfast, Southern Maine Health Care in Biddeford and Sanford, Spring Harbor Hospital in Westbrook and Stephens Memorial Hospital/Western Maine Health Care in Norway. MaineHealth Affiliates include Maine General Health in Augusta and Waterville, New England Rehabilitation Hospital in Portland and St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. It is also a significant stakeholder in the MaineHealth Accountable Care Organization in Portland.