Month: July 2016

No Man is an Island: Sunbeam V and the Maine Seacoast Mission

No Man is an Island: Sunbeam V and the Maine Seacoast Mission August 2016 By: Dr. Lisa Belisle The Sunbeam V is only one part of the Maine Seacoast Mission, which benefits roughly 3,000 people on eight islands and in numerous coastal communities. Based on West Street in Bar Harbor, the Maine Seacoast Mission has…

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Mission Director of Island Health Sharon Daley & Mission President Scott Planting on Air: Medicine, Islands & Education

Medicine, Islands & Education #253 Friday, July 22, 2016 How do Mainers access medical care? This depends on many factors, including geographic location and the availability of providers. The diversity of geography—from urban settings to offshore islands—presents some interesting challenges. Today we speak with several individuals who are rising to this challenge: Scott Planting and…

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Maine Seacoast Mission Announces 2016 Sunbeam Award Recipients

July 19, 2016 BAR HARBOR — The Maine Seacoast Mission has announced the three recipients of the Mission’s 2016 Sunbeam Award: Acadia Centennial Task Force Co-Chairs Cookie Horner and Jack Russell, and also, President & CEO of Jasper Wyman & Sons Edward R. Flanagan. Ms. Horner, Mr. Flanagan, and Mr. Russell will accept their awards…

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