Fall Healthline Guide Features Resources for Community Health Improvement

Mid Coast Hospital has released its Fall 2012 issue of its Healthline Guide. This helpful resource includes information about classes, workshops, support groups, and health improvement programs provided by Healthline, Mid Coast Hospital's community health education center. Healthline works with community partners to provide quality health education on a variety of topics for all audiences.

Healthline's programs are evidence-based and delivered by medical professionals certified by nationally recognized organizations. Some of Healthline's programs include: Let's Go! 5-2-1-0 the community health and wellness initiative that reaches over 7000 area children through local schools, the Annual Skin Cancer Screening that offered free lifesaving screenings to 159 community members in May, and outpatient Tobacco Cessation, Nutrition, and Asthma Management programs.

The guide is available online at www.midcoasthealth.com/healthline. Hard copies of the guide can be requested by calling Healthline at (207) 373-6585.

For more information on Healthline, contact Community Health Education Unit Coordinator Jessica Loney RN, MSN at (207) 373-6592 or jloney@midcoasthealth.com.