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Just For The Health Of It Episode 3: Dr. Timothy Cobb

Just For The Health Of It Episode 3: Dr. Timothy Cobb

How did Dr. Timothy Cobb go from being an electrician and a truck driver to a primary care provider in Deer Isle Stonington, Maine? Why did a move to Maine win out over a move to Alaska when his family was deciding where to live? What is Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy? What can we all do today to improve our overall health? These answers and more are contained in our conversation.

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Island Health & Wellness Foundation Launches New Website

Island Health & Wellness Foundation Launches New Website

Island Health & Wellness Foundation (IH&WF) recently unveiled a new website that exhibits the work being done to make Deer Isle-Stonington a healthy place to work, live, and play. The site, found at www.ihwf.org, features details on programs supported by IH&WF, including community paramedicine, substance use prevention, treatment and recovery, provider recruitment and retention, transportation, reduced fee dental care and more.

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Personal Protective Equipment Donation From Afar Benefits Island Health

Personal Protective Equipment Donation From Afar Benefits Island Health

Islanders on the front line of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic received help recently from an unlikely source-the film industry. Anne West, Executive Director of Island Health & Wellness Foundation, relates that she was recently contacted by Alex Vogan, Owner of Plus One Rentals, with the offer of 1,500 cloth masks to be used by any local organization providing health care services during this challenging time.

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Ten employees honored at Island Medical Center

Ten employees honored at Island Medical Center

On Thursday, December 12, the Island Health & Wellness Foundation hosted a reception to welcome Dr. Anthony Fusco, the newest provider at Northern Light Primary Care Stonington, and to honor nine employees who have worked at Island Medical Center for 20 years or more. The community was invited to share light refreshments and leave a note of thanks for each of the honorees, according to a press release.

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354 Airport Road
Stonington, ME 04681

P.O. Box 654
Deer Isle, ME 04627

 

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