Posts By: PCHC

Reaffirming our Values – Comments on the news from Jackman

PCHC believes in inclusion, dignity, and the fundamental importance of everyone we serve and we want to reaffirm our values and commitment to the Jackman community and Jackman Community Health Center.  Here is a message PCHC President and CEO, Lori Dwyer, Esq., shared with PCHC employees regarding the recent news around the racist, xenophobic, and… Read more »

In Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

President & CEO Lori Dwyer shared the following message with PCHC staff today: Good afternoon! I want to take just a minute to mark Martin Luther King Day by thanking you for your services to the most vulnerable among us, for your commitment to equality, kindness and compassion, and for your love of each other,… Read more »

A Home for the Holidays Benefit Dinner & Auction December 2nd

PCHC invites you to “A Home for the Holidays” Benefit Dinner and Auction on December 2nd at the Bangor Conference Center to support Hope House Health & Living Center and those who are homeless in our community. Tickets for the event are still available, as are various sponsorship opportunities. For tickets or information, please visit www.HopeHouseBangor.org. … Read more »

Michael P. Jones, CPA, Joins PCHC Board of Directors

PCHC is pleased to announce that Michael P. Jones, CPA of BBSC CPAs (formerly Beatham, Bernier, Seekins & Colpritt, CPAs), has joined its Board of Directors.  Ms. Jennifer Eastman, Esq., PCHC Board Chair, states, “We are so pleased that Michael has joined our Board of Directors. He brings a wealth of experience in the areas… Read more »

Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize Awarded to Global Community Mental Health Organization

For the first time in its history, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation awarded its prestigious Hilton Humanitarian Prize to Fountain House/Clubhouse International of which Unlimited Solutions Clubhouse is a member. Each year, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation presents the award, the world’s largest humanitarian prize, to an organization that is doing extraordinary work to alleviate… Read more »

Lisa Bergmark, PA-C Joins PCHC’s Brewer School-Based Health

We are pleased to announce that Lisa Bergmark, PA-C has joined our Brewer School Based Health Centers located at the Brewer High School and the Brewer Community School.  PCHC currently hosts a medical office at each location and offers a unique opportunity for students to receive health care when they need it at school. The student health… Read more »

Warren Center Named Area’s Best Hearing Aid Center for 9th Year

We are pleased to announce that the Warren Center, which provides speech and hearing services as part of PCHC’s Medical Specialists Office at 992 Union Street, Bangor, has been voted the Best Hearing Aid Center in the Bangor area by consumers. According to Market Surveys of America, an independent survey company, the Warren Center provides the… Read more »

Dana Catalfamo, Ph.D., PA-C, Joins PCHCs Brewer Medical Center

We are pleased to announce that Dana Catalfamo, Ph.D., PA-C, Certified Physician Assistant has joined the medical staff of PCHC’s Brewer Medical center, 735 Wilson Street, Brewer.  Ms. Catalfamo’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality medical care, including patient physicals, acute visits, and health care maintenance. Ms. Catalfamo received her undergraduate degree from Florida Gulf… Read more »

Jennifer MacDonald, FNP, Family Nurse Practitioner Joins Winterport Community Health Center

We are pleased to announce that Jennifer MacDonald, FNP, has joined the medical staff of PCHC’s Winterport Community Health Center, 775 North Main Street, Winterport. Ms. MacDonald’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality medical care, including patient physicals, acute visits, and health care maintenance. Ms. MacDonald received her undergraduate degree from Central Methodist University… Read more »

Jackman Community Health Center Earns Highest NCQA Recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home

We are pleased to announce that the providers and staff of Jackman Community Health Center, 376 Main Street, Jackman, have achieved Level III Recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the highest level awarded for NCQA Recognition. The Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is a model for… Read more »

Dawn Cook Named PCHC’s Chief Operations Officer

We are pleased to announce that Dawn Cook has been named PCHC’s Chief Operations Officer.  Ms. Cook has served since 2012 as a senior leader and for over a year as PCHC’s Chief Practice Officer, overseeing all PCHC practices and direct patient/client services.  As a member of PCHC’s Executive Leadership team, Ms. Cook provides oversight of… Read more »

Rebecca Casey, PMHNP, Joins PCHC’s Community Care & Geriatrics

We are pleased to announce that Rebecca Casey, PMHNP, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, has joined the medical staff of PCHC’s Community Care & Geriatrics, whose multi provider team serves patients in area nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, or for in-home visits. Ms. Casey’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality mental health care. Ms. Casey received… Read more »

Morgan Benter, PA-C, Physician Assistant, Joins PCHC’s Penobscot Pediatrics

We are pleased to announce that Morgan Benter, PA-C, Certified Physician Assistant, has joined the medical staff of PCHC’s Penobscot Pediatrics, 1068 Union Street, Bangor.  Ms. Benter’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality pediatric medical care, including patient physicals, acute visits, and health care maintenance. Ms. Benter received her undergraduate degree from the University… Read more »

Exploring Best Practices in Interprofessional Collaboration to Improve Patient Care

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation issued a report profiling the experiences of more than 20 hospitals and community health centers that utilize interprofessional collaboration to achieve better patient outcomes, including PCHC. The report, Lessons From the Field: Promising Interprofessional Collaboration Practices, helps health care entities assess the potential benefits of interprofessional collaboration and offers a… Read more »

Brad Olsen, DPT, Joins Seaport Community Health Center

We are pleased to announce that Brad Olsen, DPT, Physical Therapist, has joined the medical staff of PCHC’s Seaport Community Health Center, 53 Schoodic Drive, Belfast.  Mr. Olsen’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality physical therapy. Mr. Olsen received his undergraduate degree from Gordon College and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Franklin Pierce… Read more »

PCHC Practice Receives Donation from Camden National Bank’s Hope at Home Campaign

PCHC is pleased to announce that its practice Penobscot Community Health Center, 1012 Union Street, Bangor, was a recent recipient of Camden National Bank’s Hope at Home Campaign.  Penobscot Community Health Center was nominated by an anonymous individual to receive the $100 donation.   Representatives of Camden National Bank presented the donation on behalf of the… Read more »

PCHC Graduates Pharmacy Residents, Welcomes New

PCHC is pleased to announce the addition of three new residents to its accredited Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Community Pharmacy Residency Program. PCHC welcomes Jessica Bates, PharmD, Michela Fiori, PharmD, and Charles-Gregor Flores Derupe, PharmD. PCHC recently graduated John Scolaro, PharmD, Karilynn Dowling, PharmD, and Chelsea Magee, PharmD from the PGY1 program. Karilynn Dowling, PharmD and… Read more »

Erin Barker, FNP-C, Joins PCHC’s Community Care & Geriatrics

PCHC  is pleased to announce that Erin Barker, FNP-C, has joined the medical staff of PCHC’s Community Care and Geriatrics, whose multi provider team serves patients in area nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, or for in-home visits.  Ms. Barker’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality, up-to-date health care to nursing home patients, including patient physicals,… Read more »

PCHC’s Community Pharmacy Residency Program Accredited

PCHC is pleased to announce the accreditation of its Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Community Pharmacy Residency Program by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and the American Pharmacists Association. The accreditation process is a rigorous review of all aspects of the program to ensure it is able to meet the very highest of standards. PCHC… Read more »

Hope House Receives Donation from Bangor Federal Credit Union

PCHC is pleased to announce that Bangor Federal Credit Union has generously donated $2,000 to PCHC’s Hope House Health & Living Center to help fund hunger initiatives. The Hope House currently serves three meals per day for guests, serving 942 meals last week alone, and relies on donations from community organizations to assist with food costs…. Read more »