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Wednesday, 12 June 2019 09:13

Healthy ME: Hernia discussion continues

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HEALTHY ME - June is National Hernia Awareness Month.General surgeon Dr. Michelle Toder at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center sat down on our morning show to discuss a robotic surgery used to assist various surgical procedures including hernia operations.

Wednesday, 05 June 2019 08:19

Healthy ME: Hernia and Abdominal wall repair

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HEALTHY ME - Dr. Daniel Hetherman, general surgeon with Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center, joined our morning show to discuss hernia and abdominal wall repair.

Wednesday, 29 May 2019 09:08

Healthy ME: Nursing shortage

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HEALTHY ME - There's currently a nursing shortage across the nation, V.P. of Nursing at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center joined our morning show to talk about the shortage, how it affects Maine, and what the hospital is doing to help those who are going to school for nursing.

Thursday, 23 May 2019 09:44

Healthy ME: International Nurses

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HEALTHY ME - Kadine Johns of Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center joined our morning show Wednesday to talk about her experience as an international nurse. Johns migrated to the U.S. from Jamaica and said she's enjoyed working and living in Bangor.

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 08:31

Healthy ME: National Hospital week

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HEALTHY ME - Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center is celebrating National Hospital week. Ali Worster, VP of Human Resources with the hospital, joined our morning team to explain how they're recognizing and honoring staff members.

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 08:30

Healthy ME: National Nurses Week

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HEALTHY ME - It's National Nurses Week, and next week is National Hospitals Week. Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center is celebrating both of them. Thomas Hummel from Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center came on to discuss why he went from a traveling nurse to staying with the hospital.

Healthy ME - April is National Donate Life month. Dr. Anthony Tannous, a trauma surgeon at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center, joined our morning team to discuss the local impact of organ and tissue donation.

Healthy ME - Emily Doody is the Emergency Department and Critical Care Services Administrative Assistant at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center. She joined our morning team to discuss common misconceptions associated with organ, eye and tissue donations.

Wednesday, 03 April 2019 08:31

Healthy ME: Kicking off National Donate Life Month

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Healthy ME - Sohonnel Thompson is the nurse manager at the Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center Intensive Care Unit. Wednesday morning she joined our morning team to kick off National Donate Life Month.

Wednesday, 27 March 2019 12:06

Healthy ME: walk-in care discussion continues

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HEALTHY ME: We continue the discussion of walk-in care.

This morning Dr. Bill Breen, from Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center, explained the difference between a common cold and flu. He also mentioned when people should go to walk-in care versus their primary care physician.

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