Events

Maine Senior Games Recipient of Martin’s Point Van Donation

Maine Senior Games Recipient of Martin’s Point Van Donation

 

Martin’s Point Health Care presented a newly refurbished and decorated van to the Maine Senior Games outside their Portland Health Care Center last Wednesday. The van will be used by Maine Senior Games Coordinator, Jo Dill, to facilitate transport of equipment and materials for the various events of the Games, which run from late May through early October. Martin’s Point is a proud longtime partner of the Maine Senior Games and their parent organization Southern Maine Agency on Aging (SMAA) – 2015 marks their 8th straight year serving as the lead sponsor. 

“We are truly grateful to Martin’s Point Health Care for their long-standing support and generosity,” said Laurence Gross, SMAA Executive Director. “The donation of this van is a wonderful example of the great partnership that has developed between Martin’s Point, SMAA, and the Maine Senior Games. We are so appreciative of their involvement and continued support!”

Circus Conservatory of America - The Garden of Circus Delights

Circus Conservatory of America - The Garden of Circus Delights

April 10th at 6 PM!

The Garden of Circus Delights in an interactive circus performance inspried by the work of 15th century Dutch painter Hieronymous Bosch.  Featuring internationally renowned circus artists from across the continent, in collaboration with staff and students of the Conservatory's recreational program.  The Garden of Circus Delights explores how recognition and nurturing of one's innate artistic gifts leads to a healing connection with cosmological forces.  Prepare for intensely thrilling, uplifting, and inspiring experiences as you engage in this richly layered production.  Come revel in the Garden.  Purchase your declaration of delight beginning March 3rd.

Mercy Welcomes Steve McDonnell as Chief Financial Officer

Mercy Welcomes Steve McDonnell as Chief Financial Officer

 

Mercy Hospital and EMHS introduce Steve McDonnell as the new chief financial officer at Mercy. Steve comes to Maine from Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, DC, a member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. Prior to Sibley, Steve held financial roles at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC, and Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Steve has an MBA from American University in Washington, DC and a BS in Accounting from Butler University in Indianapolis.  He is a certified public accountant and a Fellow in the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).

Distinguished Guest Lecture at Circus Conservatory of America

Distinguished Guest Lecture at Circus Conservatory of America

WHO: Professor Ron Beadle, of Northumbria University in England AND Conservatory Resident Circus Artists

WHERE: Circus Conservatory of America, 4A Thompson’s Point Rd., Portland, Maine

WHEN: February 10th at 2pm

Knowing, Doing, Being: How circus novices become practitioners   

Medicare Rates Maine-Based Health Care Company Among Nation’s Highest

Medicare Rates Maine-Based Health Care Company Among Nation’s Highest

 Martin’s Point is proud to announce they received a 5 Star rating for their Generations Advantage Prime and Select plans from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This means Mainers have access to two of only 11 plans in the country to earn 5 stars – the only 5 Star Medicare Advantage option in all of New England.

The Medicare Advantage Star Ratings are meant to help seniors compare the level of health care quality and service offered by Medicare health plans. Five stars is the highest possible overall rating.

Shine a Light on Autism for April, Autism Awareness Month

April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day and to celebrate, thousands of people are coming together to shine a light on autism. Join Autism Speaks Light It Up Blue initiative to show your support this April

Mercy Gastroenterology Welcomes Dr. McCrann

Mercy Gastroenterology Welcomes Dr. McCrann

 

Mercy Gastroenterology, led by Dr. Christopher Kleeman, is proud to announce that Dr. Catherine H. McCrann has joined the practice.  Dr. McCrann comes to Mercy from Central Maine Gastroenterology in Lewiston where she specialized in general gastroenterology with special interest in women’s health, inflammatory bowel disease and autoimmune liver diseases.   

“I’m looking forward to working with the experienced team at Mercy Gastroenterology,” explained Dr. McCrann.  “Mercy has a longstanding tradition of providing quality, effective and compassionate care and I look forward to supporting that mission.  My previous experience will prove to be a benefit to this community.  As one of the few female gastroenterologists in Maine, I hope to enhance the gastrointestinal health of women.  I grew up in the greater Portland area and I am thrilled to be practicing here”