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Release Date: August 12, 2011
HRCHC Contact: Communications Department
Telephone: 207-660-9914

Meet Kingfield’s newest medical provider and honor departing board president at open house

Meet Kingfield’s newest medical provider and honor departing  board president at open houseKINGFIELD– Mt. Abram Regional Health Center will hold an open house on Thursday, September 8 from 4 – 6 p.m. at its 25 Depot Street location where the public will have an opportunity to meet and welcome their newest provider, Shannon Doughty, FNP and honor health center board president Don Fowler, who is retiring. Light refreshments will be served and tours of the health center will also be available.

Shannon Doughty joined the medical team in the spring and has seen much success so far. She brings over five years of experience as a family nurse practitioner in a variety of settings including family practice, urgent care and sub acute settings working with infants 30 days old to retired citizens of 104 years.

"I am loving my job at Mt. Abram," says Shannon. "I am enjoying getting to know my patients. It has been very rewarding for me. I look forward to each day and the coming years I will spend with my colleagues and neighbors."

Don Fowler has been on the board of directors since the health center’s inception in 1986, and has played an integral role in the health center’s ongoing success through the years. He has also served as board president for a number of years. Please join us in wishing Don well with his future endeavors.

For more information on the event or about the health center’s services, call (207) 265-4555 or visit

Mt. Abram Regional Health Center is one of the eleven practices of HealthReach Community Health Centers, a system of federally qualified health centers in central and western Maine. Dedicated providers deliver first-class health care to citizens in over 80 rural communities. To ensure access for everyone, HealthReach accepts Medicare, MaineCare and major insurances. In addition, we offer an Affordable Care Program to uninsured and underinsured residents and assist with applications for other programs that help with the cost of health care and medications. A private, non-profit organization with a 36-year history, HealthReach is funded by patient fees, grants and individual donations.

25 Depot Street     Kingfield   Maine   04947  Tel: (207) 265-4555  Fax:(207) 265-5004 Directions