MaineGeneral Medical Center
Medical Center was created July, 1997 with the merger
of Mid-Maine Medical Center in Waterville and Kennebec
Valley Medical Center in Augusta. The Medical Centers
are part of a network of health care services that make
up the MaineGeneral Health system. Maine’s third largest
health care system, MaineGeneral Health, provides residents
of the greater Kennebec Valley a lifetime of health care
available through one consolidated system.
services and programs, supported by advanced technology,
are provided at medical center campuses in Waterville
and Augusta. Although licensed and oper-ated as a single
medical center, the core medical services are available
in both com-munities.
Medical Center in Waterville has two campuses – The Thayer
Unit located on North Street and the Seton Unit on Chase
the services provided at the Thayer Unit are 24-hour emergency
services, maternity, newborn and child health programs,
critical care units, dialysis, inpatient and outpatient
surgical procedures, and many diagnostic services.
Seton Unit is the site for acute rehabilitation. At the
Rehabilitation Institute, patients and families work together
with a team of rehab professionals dedicated to achieving
greater independence for patients following a disease
or disabling condition.
services for children and their families, and inpatient
and outpatient mental health and substances abuse services
are also provided at the Seton Unit. Also on the grounds
of the Seton Unit is the Adolescent Recovery Program.
MaineGeneral Medical Center is only one of two hospitals
in Maine to provide inpatient treatment for teens with
substance abuse problems and/or psychiatric difficulties.
teaching hospitals, the MaineGeneral campuses in both
Waterville and Augusta are clinical sites for the Maine-Dartmouth
Family Practice Residency Program. Accredited since 1973,
the Maine-Dartmouth Family Practice Residency Program
is the oldest family practice residency in New England.
It is affiliated with the Dartmouth Medical School.
addition to the hospitals, two family practice centers
provide training for the 27 residents enrolled in the
residency program. The Maine Dartmouth Family Practice
in Fairfield is three miles from the Waterville hospital.
Medical Center offers many community education programs
and services throughout the year. It also offers a variety
of support groups in Waterville and Augusta.
the greater Waterville region, MaineGeneral Medical Center,
in partnership with other local health care providers,
service agencies, and the United Way of Mid-Maine, form
the Waterville Area PATCH Coalition. This group identifies
and assigns priorities to unmet health, social, and community
needs in the area.
North Street, Waterville, ME
Hospital is a 48-bed, not-for-profit hospital located
on Kennedy Memorial Drive in Waterville, Maine. It is
a full-service, medical-surgical facility providing primary,
acute-care and long-term care at Lakewood, a continuing
care center, located on the Inland campus. Also under
the Inland umbrella are the New Horizons Health Care physician
practices in Unity, Madison, North Anson and Waterville.
acute care, Inland services include: ambulatory surgery;
birthing center; rehabilitation; long-term care; home
care; 24-hour emergency care; sleep lab and specialized
a member of Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems since 1997,
Inland is Maine's hospital model of the future: it represents
a primary care facility, tightly integrated, both clinically
and operationally, with an advanced medical center. Eastern
Maine Medical Center (EMMC) in Bangor is the system's
tertiary care hospital and is Inland's link to the highest
level of medical care in Maine.
this partnership and its technological connections, Inland
patients have access to clinical sophistication that otherwise
would not be available in a small city.
was founded in 1943 by a group of osteopathic physicians.
The osteopathic principles of treating the whole patient
rather than just the disease are still very much a part
of the Inland philosophy. Today, the active, courtesy
and consulting medical staff of 200+ is a mix of DOs and
460+ employees, Inland (with its subsidiaries) is Waterville's
4th largest employer. Payroll and benefits equal more
than 23 million dollars annually.
credo is Where You Come First because that's how the staff
believes patients should be treated when they enter the
hospital. The culture of caring at Inland has earned it
top ratings in patient and employee satisfaction surveys.
It's described as a hospitality feel at Inland; whether
it's a housekeeper, a nurse, or a radiologic technician,
the staff has time for their patients and each other.
200 Kennedy Memorial Drive, Waterville
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