The theme of the 2014 Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week (March 9-15) is “Better Breathing, Better Living.” The week recognizes the healthcare providers who guide and support the rehabilitation of individuals with lung disease such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis, sarcoidosis, and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
The Pulmonary... read more
Southern Maine Health Care’s (SMHC), President and CEO Ed McGeachey recently presented a check for $1,000 to Barbara Wentworth, president and CEO of the United Way of York County, for the Keep ME Warm fund. Keep ME Warm provides emergency heating assistance to Maine families. McGeachey made the donation to celebrate the launch of SMHC, which was formed on January 1 when Southern Maine... read more
Cardiac Rehabilitation Week, February 9-15, draws attention to the role of cardiac rehabilitation in reducing the potentially devastating effects of heart disease. The week also celebrates the many who have been saved by this program and the wonderful team of doctors, nurses, and therapists who have helped them.
George Semo, a retired Noble High School English teacher of 35... read more