About Castine Community Health Services
Castine Community Health Services is one of four primary care clinics of Blue Hill Memorial Hospital. In addition to caring for those who live in our region on a year-round basis, we are pleased to provide on-going medical care to summer residents and visitors in conjunction with their regular primary care physicians. We also serve the students of Maine Maritime Academy.
At Castine Community Health Services, we will help you achieve and maintain optimal health throughout your life. We work together with visiting nurses, community educators, practitioners of complementary/alternative medicine and your family to provide you with the best healthcare possible.
Marjorie Olivari, M.D.
John Cole, R.N., FNP
What We Provide
In addition to specializing in family medicine, pediatrics, and geriatrics, our board-certified, family medicine providers and healthcare team offer the following:
- Routine well-care for all ages, including sports, camp, and employment physicals
- Acute care
- Nursing home care
- Home visits
As a primary care practice affiliated with Blue Hill Memorial Hospital, we are also able to offer the following services, on site, in our Castine office:
- Laboratory services
- Health education
- Chronic disease management (SCORE program)
- Diabetes education
- Nutrition counseling
- Social services
Services Available Through Blue Hill Memorial Hospital
Our providers can help you access a broad range of healthcare services at Blue Hill Memorial Hospital, and if necessary, throughout Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems. Conveniently available through Blue Hill Memorial Hospital are:
- Acadia Mental Health Services
- Diabetes education and nutrition
- Emergency services
- Laboratory services
- Specialty services, including surgery and orthopedics
- Diagnostic imaging services, including digital mammography and state-of-the-art bone density measurement
- Rehabilitation services
- Palliative and other end-of-life care
- Comprehensive women’s wellness services
Working closely with our partners, we can also help you access other health-related services in our community.
Home health services through Hancock County HomeCare
- Bagaduce Area Health Resources
When You or Your Family Member Has An Acute Need
On weekdays, please call as early in the morning during our regular office hours. We reserve some appointments for this purpose and will do our best to meet your needs. If an urgent need arises when our office is not open, call 374-2311 and leave a message with our answering service. A provider is always on call and will get back to you as soon as possible.
If you face a life-threatening health situation, always call 911.
Serving our Patients in the Hospital
If your medical needs require hospitalization, our patients are followed at Blue Hill Memorial Hospital by their primary care provider, or our hospitalist - a doctor who specializes in caring for patients inside the hospital. If you need or wish to be admitted to another facility, we will be happy to assist you, and continue to work with you after you are discharged.
Castine Community Health Services accepts assignment on Medicare, Medicaid, managed care and most private insurance. We offer a medical assistance plan to those who qualify.
For More Information
If you would like more information about Blue Hill Family Medicine, please contact Debbie Jacobs, Practice Manager, at (207) 326-4348.
Castine Community Health Services
102 Court Street
Castine, Maine 04421
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday by appointment, with additional evening hours most Mondays.