Eastern Maine Medical Center Knows Time Matters for Heart Care Patients. 

At Eastern Maine Medical Center, they know that time matters for heart care patients.The hospital has entered into an agreement with Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston to help patients with the most complicated medical conditions.A secure network connection will allow information and images to immediately be shared between providers at the 2 facilities.The old system involved sending images from Bangor to Boston by DVD, a process that could take 2 or more days.Now, a physician performing a heart catheterization at EMMC can share the patient’s images in real time with specialists at Brigham and Women’s.