MaineGeneral Health (MGH) is a not-for-profit corporation and Maine ’s third largest health care system. Its services include: medical centers; a cancer center; physician practices; rehabilitation and outpatient services; long-term nursing and residential care; community outreach and wellness programs; home health and hospice; and mental health and substance abuse services We have a long history of providing community-based health care to the residents of the Kennebec Valley region
Maine General’s mission is to enhance, every day, the health of the people in the greater Kennebec Valley . We follow this mission with a forward-looking vision of focusing on clinical excellence, customer satisfaction, financial stability and positively impacting the health of our community each day.
While we make every effort to find a placement, there is no guarantee.
Primary Student Responsibilities
Completes MaineGeneral’s online pre-placement application and related materials. Displays MaineGeneral badge or other approved form of ID while present at MaineGeneral. Adheres to Maine General’s Values & Standards and core behaviors. (see below) Strictly maintains and safeguards confidential information. Adheres to Maine General’s work hours, policies and procedures. Relates and applies knowledge acquired in the academic setting to his/ her work environment at MaineGeneral. Displays a self-awareness in regard to attitude, values, and behaviors that influences his/her work. Is consistent and punctual in the submission of all work assignments to the supervisor and student coordinator. Demonstrates understanding of patient centered care and customer service. Seeks and accepts feedback on knowledge, skills, and professional development.
Educational Requirements Must be enrolled in an educational facility that has a current clinical affiliation agreement with MaineGeneral.
MaineGeneral Values and Standards Respect. We treat everyone with dignity, respect and empathy. Excellence. We demand the best of ourselves in caring for others. We are committed to providing leadership in the provision of health services. Service. We are here to serve. To do so, we must understand and strive to exceed the needs and expectations of those we serve. Professionalism. We are entrusted with our organization's assets. Empathy. We make time to listen and understand what people are experiencing. Communication. The key to effective communication is listening. Teamwork. We are a team working together to accomplish our mission.
MaineGeneral’s 5 Core Behaviors
Greet and Engage
We Work As A Team