Health

  • MDI Hospital offers free diabetes screenings at YMCA

    BAR HARBOR — To help address the growing prevalence of diabetes, Mount Desert Island Hospital is hosting a free diabetes risk screening at the MDI YMCA on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 8 am to 1:30 pm. According to the Centers for Disease Control, one in three adults in the U.S. is at risk for developing

  • MDI Hospital looking for enlisting social media for donations

    BAR HARBOR — For the first time ever, Mount Desert Island Hospital is enlisting the latest technology of crowdfunding, using social media to target online donations. As an incentive, a donor has pledged to match up to $15,000 in donations through this new platform. “Using this technology is not only a faster way to give

  • MDI Hospital looking for enlisting social media for donations

    BAR HARBOR — For the first time ever, Mount Desert Island Hospital is enlisting the latest technology of crowdfunding, using social media to target online donations. As an incentive, a donor has pledged to match up to $15,000 in donations through this new platform. “Using this technology is not only a faster way to give

  • MDI Hospital looking for enlisting social media for donations

    BAR HARBOR — For the first time ever, Mount Desert Island Hospital is enlisting the latest technology of crowdfunding, using social media to target online donations. As an incentive, a donor has pledged to match up to $15,000 in donations through this new platform. “Using this technology is not only a faster way to give