":We are thrilled.We have been looking forward to this for years.":
THE MAINE COAST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SERVES HANCOCK AND WESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTIES.THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE THEY TREAT IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT KEEPS GROWING.
":There’s 18 thousand people visiting our emergency department that was designed to handle 12 thousand.":
DOCTORS SAY IT’S HAD A DIRECT IMPACT ON THE PATIENTS.
":What it means is a longer wait time to get in., as you try to come for a private place.It means much less privacy.It’s noisy.":
":You’re sick and the last thing you want to do is wait in a waiting room and our goal is to get them out of the waiting room much faster than we presently are doing.":
HOSPITAL OFFICIALS SAY A GROUND BREAKING FOR THE NEW STATE OF THE ART EUGENE DIXON JUNIOR EMERGENCY CENTER WILL HELP THEM DO THAT.
":We’re a growing community and we need to provide the services to help us grow.":
THE NEW 10 MILLION DOLLAR FACILITY IS SLATED TO OPEN EARLY IN 2 THOUSAND 10.THE CAPTITOL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE IS HOPING TO RAISE HALF OF THE COST THROUGH PUBLIC SUPPORT.
":We’re off to a good start.I’m confident we will be successful in this.We’ll be going to individuals,businesses,foundations and we will make it happen because it has to happen.":
HOSPITAL OFFICIALS SAY IT’S A GOOD INVESTMENT .
":This is something everybody needs-man,woman or child regardless of your income,your education.Everybody needs quality health care and the emergency department is extremely important and it benefits everyone.":