Western Maine Pediatrics Recognized by
Maine Immunization Program
Timothy A. Churchill, President and CEO of Western Maine Health is pleased to announce Western Maine Pediatrics has been awarded recognition by the Maine State Immunization Program for achieving a 93% immunization rate for children’s ages 24-35 months old receiving primary care services within their practice. Fifty-four practices state wide received recognition for a rate of 90% or higher. This is part of the Healthy Maine Project to bring children up to age two up to date on their immunizations.
Karen Gurney, Practice Manager states, “It is really an honor for Western Maine Pediatrics to be recognized for their success in educating families about the benefits of immunizations. This is a commendation to the hard work of all the staff to put the plan of education into action.”
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