NATIONAL COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER WEEK EVENTS A HUGE SUCCESS
On Friday, August 25th RMCL sponsored a 4 Mile Fun Run/Walk. Area businesses participating in the run/walk included: RMCL, Harrington Family Health Center, St. Croix Regional Health Center, Maine Primary Care Association, East Grand Health Center, Calais Regional Hospital, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Machias Savings Bank, Roosevelt International Park, and Healthy Acadia.
Following the Fun Run/Walk, a Community BBQ was held at RMCL. Everyone enjoyed music provided by Shannon Denbow. Dr. MacKay and Beth Pinkham, PA-C held a Teddy Bear/Doll dental and medical check ups. Children were entertained by Bobby Case and his balloon art and face painting by Nicole Moores and Sheri Valley. Informational tables included: Sliding Fee Discount Program, Blood Pressure and BMI Screening, Outreach/Enrollment, Free Tick Removers, Fitness Port Raffle, Healthy Acadia, Downeast Sexual Assault, and Substance Use Disorder Awareness. Medical suppliers Henry Schein and McKesson Laboratories generously donated personal care items for free distribution. Local area representatives – Rep. Will Tuell, Rep. Joyce Maker and Senator David Burns were on hand to meet and greet community members.
OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD
November 1, 2016 to January 31, 2017
for HEALTH INSURANCE
AFFORDABLE CARE ACT
Penalty for uninsured is $695 or 2.5% of household income
Angela Dubey, Certified Application Counselor
is available to help with enrollment for health insurance at Regional Medical Center at Lubec, Monday-Friday. If you are newly insuranced, she can also help you understand your insurance. For more information or to schedule an appointment call: (207) 733-1090 ext 2135 or email: email@example.com
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HealthWays/Regional Medical Center at Lubec is a Health Center Program Grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233 (g)-(n), and deemed a FTCA facility.