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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September 18 2018 York County Minutes

Maine AllCare York County Chapter Meeting September 18, 2018 Meeting Notes 6:00 p.m., McArthur Free Library, Biddeford Attendees: Abbie Ryder, Maine AllCare; Stacy McGuire, Rachelle Therrien, John Gold, Michael Garnett Quick Introductions.First Item was spent discussing who Maine AllCare is for new members in attendance. Maine AllCare is the local chapter of the Physicians for a National Health Program. We have the goal of getting healthcare for...

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August 20 2018 York County Minutes

Maine AllCare York County Chapter Meeting August 20, 2018 Meeting Notes 6:00 p.m., Kennebunk Free Library Attendees: Abbie Ryder, Maine AllCare; Stacy McGuire, Mackenzie McGuire, Mike McGuire, Nat Whitney, Joyce Whitney, Martha Morrison, Patrick Carr, Julie Weiss, Jean Thompson, Pat Shalhoup, Bob Hamblen. First Item was introductions. We spent a good portion of the meeting getting to know why we were all present and passionate about the...

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September 8 2018 Bangor Minutes

Bangor Maine AllCare Minutes 9-8-18 Bagel Central Bangor Attendees: Nate Shea, Jeff Graham, Geoff Gratwick, Norma Fortin, Andrew Santo, Mary Tedesco-Schneck- -Discussed other possible meeting times during the week. Mary will create a Survey Monkey to poll for best times and will also work on phone-in options e.g. Zoom. Recognized we are member-driven and need new members -Nate Shea is stepping down as chair. We are looking...

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Maine AllCare News – September 2018

Maine AllCare News – September 2018 This campaign season, don’t fall victim to “FUD” Healthcare is a number 1 issue among Maine voters. In Maine it will be interesting to see what positions candidates take, and how they will respond to healthcare questions and criticisms. Will they move towards Improved Medicare for All, or advocate a public option or keep the broken system we currently have? Are...

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August 11 2018 Ellsworth/MDI Minutes

                                            Minutes – Ellsworth/MDI MAC August 11, 2018 Present: Jeff Dunn, Valerie Dornan, Bruce Becque, Phil Bailey, Sam Bergman 1)  Phil presents “exciting” things that are happening: a) house parties on the rise b) Chris and Abby getting more events organized 2)  A go-around-the-table w/ each of...

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National Health Service UK in 1948

A postcard from 70 years ago in the United Kingdom touting their new health system. It was sent to one of our members from a friend who lives there. It reads THE NEW NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE Your new National Health Service begins on 5th July. What is it? How do you get it? It will provide you with all medical, dental, and nursing care. Everyone – rich...

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July 26 2018 Greater Brunswick Area Minutes

 7.26 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, from now on. Details in minutes. GET ACTIVE for UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE Table at Farmer’s...

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