BANGOR – We are discussing community partnerships at Eastern Maine Medical Center during the month of April.
On April 11th, Elaine Chambers, RN, MSB, a Nurse Manager with Comprehensive Breast Services at EMMC and liaison for Caring Connections, joined us to discuss the partnership between the hospital and Caring Connections.
Caring Connections is a cooperative program between the Bangor YMCA and EMMC with the mission to improve the physical and emotional health and wellness of individuals in eastern Maine.
Chambers talked about which kinds of programs are available for cancer patients through Caring Connections, why community partnerships matter and services that can help family members.
More information can be found at CaringConnectionsMaine.org.
Click to watch the full interview from Good Morning Maine.