• Mary Dow Center Expands to Serve Blue Hill and Deer Isle Peninsula Communities

    Cancer has touched many families throughout Hancock County. As the need for highly specialized cancer care continues to grow, Blue Hill Memorial Hospital has formed a partnership with the Mary Dow Center at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. This new relationship will provide leading edge oncology services for Hancock County and beyond. Philip Brooks, MD, an oncologist and hematologist with EMMC Cancer Care will see patients twice a week at the Mary Dow Center.

    Release Date - Apr/23/2018

  • Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Starts New Wound Care Program

    Blue Hill Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that it has added a new service to meet the growing need for specialized wound care. An interdisciplinary team of clinicians have developed a program offering treatment of chronic wounds, diabetic foot ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, ostomy care, and negative pressure therapy management.

    Release Date - Jan/08/2018


    Our seniors are at greater risk during a storm and in the extreme cold. Check on your elderly family members and neighbors to be sure they are safe and follow these tips:

    Release Date - Jan/05/2018

  • Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Earns National Award for Quality

    Highlighting its nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, Blue Hill Memorial Hospital (BHMH) was named a Top Rural Hospital by The Leapfrog Group. Announced yesterday, the Leapfrog Top Hospital award is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive honors American hospitals can receive. Only 18 rural hospitals nationwide, received the Top Rural Hospital distinction.

    Release Date - Dec/13/2017

  • Ronan Officially Named President of Blue Hill Memorial Hospital and Maine Coast Memorial Hospital

    M. Michelle Hood, FACHE, president and CEO of EMHS announced today that John Ronan, FACHE, has been named president of Blue Hill Memorial Hospital and Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. Ronan has led Blue Hill since 2014 and has been acting president at Maine Coast since late 2016.

    Release Date - Aug/17/2017

  • Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Announces “Starlight Evening” – a Fundraiser for the Emergency Department

    Blue Hill Memorial Hospital (BHMH) invites community members and summer residents alike to purchase tickets to “Starlight Evening” to celebrate the 95th Anniversary of the hospital. Proceeds from this inaugural fundraising event will support the BHMH Emergency Department.

    Release Date - Jul/10/2017

  • Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Hosts 6th Annual Women's Wellness Fair

    Blue Hill Memorial Hospital will hold its sixth annual Women’s Wellness Fair at The Bay School in Blue Hill from 4:00-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20.

    Release Date - Jun/26/2017

  • Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Welcomes Kristen Hayward, CNM

    Blue Hill Memorial Hospital (BHMH) is pleased to welcome Kristen Hayward, CNM to Blue Hill Women’s Healthcare (BHWHC). Certified Nurse Midwife Kristen Hayward joined Blue Hill Women’s Healthcare on February 6.

    Release Date - Mar/02/2017

  • Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Announces Investment in State-of-the-Art CT (Computed Tomography) Scanner

    On December 12, 2016 Blue Hill Memorial Hospital (BHMH) started using a brand new state-of-the-art CT (Computed Tomography) Scanner. CT scans are diagnostic medical tests that produce multiple cross-section images of inside the body to examine and evaluate injuries from trauma, detect cancers, assess results of a surgery, diagnose vascular diseases, and more.

    Release Date - Jan/10/2017

  • BHMH Named 2016 Top 20 Critical Access Hospital for Patient Experience

    Blue Hill Memorial Hospital (BHMH) is well known for providing quality, patient-centric care.

    Release Date - Oct/27/2016

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