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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine and Angus King, I-Maine announced that the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Distance Learning and Telemedicine Program has awarded a total of $2,181,629 to several rural healthcare organizations and educational institutions throughout Maine. The funds will help six Maine organizations expand their online services, allowing them to reach more Maine people.
The funding includes $191,496 for Northern Light Health has received to implement a telemedicine project in six hospitals, among these is Northern Light C.A. Dean Hospital in Greenville. The project will serve 54,333 residents.