October 25 2018 Greater Brunswick Area Minutes

10.25.18 minutes, Greater Brunswick Area Chapter, Maine AllCare 5:30 – 7:00 PM, Unitarian Universalist Church, Brunswick, Maine  (NOTE that MAC messaging is slightly modified to eliminate UNIVERSAL and we’ll refer to HEALTHCARE for ALL MAINE from now  on if you treasure it, GET ACTIVE! Many chapter members who are willing to work / volunteer cannot attend meetings (or don’t like meetings- we understand!).  Consult “GET ACTIVE” at the...

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October 22 2018 Lincoln Minutes

Lincoln County Chapter – Meeting Minutes Location: Great Salt Bay Farm & Heritage Center – 110 Belvedere Road in Damariscotta Date: Monday, October 22nd Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Present 10/22: Chris Cayer, Erica Moody, Yasmin Libardi, Jon Olsen, Hazel Raby, Paul Somoza, Christopher Evolados History: Maine AllCare has been around since 2010. The group started as a chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program...

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Maine Voices: Conservative Case for Universal Healthcare

Dr. Dan Bryant’s column in the Portland Press Herald, October 24, 2018 CAPE ELIZABETH — A May Maine Voices column that I co-authored discussed a poll of Maine gubernatorial and Cumberland County legislative candidates’ health care policies. No Republicans had responded. In a Sept. 17 letter, Barry Salter, M.D., wrote that Republican gubernatorial candidate Shawn Moody had not attended the Maine Medical Association annual meeting, while the...

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Doctors Bill Clark and Wendy Flaschner on the Air

Dr. Bill Clark, leader of the Brunswick Maine AllCare Chapter and retired Bath physician, and Dr. Wendy Flaschner, a school psychiatrist, discuss how to change the delivery of healthcare in Maine. View the podcast here!...

Maine AllCare News – Special Medicare Edition

Maine AllCare News – Special Medicare Edition The A,B,C &D Of Medicare: Is Your Current Plan Working For You? Medicare Open Enrollment starts October 15th and goes thru December 7th for those 65yrs or older by Magda Darling Every year as Fall arrives it becomes necessary to make some decisions regarding your Medicare plan. It’s not surprising to me that one of the most common statements I...

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Sept 27 2018 Greater Brunswick Minutes

 9.27.18 minutes, Greater Brunswick Area Chapter, Maine AllCare 5:30 – 6:45 PM, Unitarian Universalist Church, Brunswick, Maine UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE: if you treasure it, GET ACTIVE! Many chapter members who are willing to work / volunteer cannot attend meetings (or don’t like meetings- we understand!).  Consult “GET ACTIVE” at the top of meeting minutes. GET ACTIVE for UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE Table on ELECTION DAY or at community event Attend...

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September 28 2018 Sacopee Valley Minutes

MAINE ALL CARE  SACOPEE VALLEY REGION CHAPTER Meeting held at Limerick Free Library Wednesday, September 26, 2018   Present:  Abbie Ryder, Cliff Krolick, Linda Marsh, Joy Collacott, Michael Meehan, Joseph Duclos, Peter Zack, Margaret Zack, Joe McHugh, Martha Morrison, Alec Walker, Denise Crooker, Linda Sudlow Meeting opened at 7pm. Introductions were made from all present, including personal thoughts on why they wanted to be part of the...

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September 24 2018 Lincoln County Minutes

Lincoln County Chapter – Meeting Minutes Location: Great Salt Bay Farm & Heritage Center – 110 Belvedere Road in Damariscotta Date: Monday, Sept 24th Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Agenda Review the Agenda Introductions – 10 min About Maine AllCare – 30 min History Policy Goals Events Purpose of Local Chapters – 15 min Next Meeting – 5 min Adjourn Present 9/24: Chris Cayer, Marty Fox,...

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September 19 2018 Kennebec County Minutes

9.19 Minutes, Kennebec County Chapter, Maine AllCare 5:30 – 7 PM, 147 Riverside Drive, Augusta UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE: if you treasure it, GET ACTIVE! Many chapter members who are willing to work / volunteer cannot attend meetings (or don’t like meetings- we understand!).  Consult “GET ACTIVE” at the top of meeting minutes, from now on. GET ACTIVE for UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE Table at Health Care for ME conference in...

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September 13 2018 Waldo County Minutes

Maine AllCare: Waldo County Chapter Meeting Notes Meeting location: Belfast Free Library, Abbott Room Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018 Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Attending the meeting: Jan Dodge, Ellie Weaver, Diane Martin, Marshall Rolerson, Jennifer Hill, Art Shea, Karen Young, Paul Robie, Jan Geller, Guest: Phil Caper, co-founder of Maine AllCare MOTIONS: 3 motions were made during this meeting 1. Jennifer made a motion to elect Art Shea...

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