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March Cancer Support Group News

A cancer diagnosis can be a very lonely and isolating experience, especially if the patient doesn’t already have familiarity with cancer.

Choking Hazards in Children

Choking is a leading cause of unintentional injury and death in children; especially those under three years of age.

Hospitalists are Here When You Need Them

Over the last seven months, the team of Hospitalists at Penobscot Valley Hospital have been settling into their new positions and making a positive impact.

Recovering Close to Home

After an injury, illness or surgical procedure, you may qualify to stay in the Swing Bed Program (or sometimes known as skilled care) at Penobscot Valley Hospital. 

How to Safely Dispose of Medical Sharps

Protecting yourself and others from used medical sharps is increasingly important and staff at PVH are working to educate the community on safe disposal.