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News stories from the past 60 days.

Jan 13, 2023 - Interview with Jess Ames and Mike Borner of Angel Flight East, an organization of volunteer pilots who fly patients to hospitals in 14 states including West Virginia, Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Maine, and Maryland, free of charge.
Source: The Daily Yonder
Jan 10, 2023 - Describes state-wide efforts to bring high-speed internet to everyone in Maine. The state has been awarded a $5.5 million "Internet for All" grant in federal funding to plan for the deployment and use of affordable high-speed internet service.
Source: The Daily Yonder
Dec 23, 2022 - Details a program expanding telehealth services to ten rural libraries in Maine. Highlights the pilot program at the Cary Memorial Library in Houlton, ME. Discusses the role libraries can play in expanding access to rural communities via telehealth.
Source: The Piscataquis Observer
Dec 15, 2022 - Announces that 3 Maine organizations will share $2.25 million in new state and federal funding to expand training and career opportunities for health care professionals in rural Maine communities. The awards are partly funded by the governor's Maine Jobs and Recovery Plan, which will be used to recruit and support clinical supervisors in rural health systems and to expand Graduate Medical Education programs.
Source: Mainebiz

Last Updated: 1/13/2023