Central Maine Medical Center

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Central Maine Medical Center (CMMC) is a hospital located in Lewiston, Maine. It is part of the Central Maine Healthcare system, which also includes Bridgton Hospital and Rumford Hospital. CMMC is a key healthcare provider in the region, offering a wide range of medical services and specialties.

History[edit | edit source]

Central Maine Medical Center was founded in 1888. Over the years, it has grown and expanded its facilities and services to meet the healthcare needs of the community. The hospital has undergone several renovations and expansions to incorporate advanced medical technologies and improve patient care.

Facilities and Services[edit | edit source]

CMMC provides a comprehensive array of medical services, including:

The hospital is equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment and has specialized units such as the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Affiliations and Education[edit | edit source]

Central Maine Medical Center is affiliated with several educational institutions, providing training and residency programs for medical students and healthcare professionals. It collaborates with the University of New England and other local colleges to offer clinical rotations and internships.

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

CMMC is actively involved in community health initiatives and outreach programs. It conducts health fairs, educational seminars, and wellness programs to promote public health and well-being. The hospital also offers support groups and counseling services for patients and their families.

Awards and Recognition[edit | edit source]

Central Maine Medical Center has received numerous awards and recognitions for its quality of care and patient safety. It is accredited by the Joint Commission and has been recognized for its excellence in various medical specialties.

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