The hospital has 606 licensed beds, and provides comprehensive inpatient services in all medical specialties. Centers of excellence are being developed in cancer care, heart care, children's services, and other areas, building from existing excellence in multi-disciplinary services.
MMC has a large and growing outpatient component, providing day surgery, cardiac catheterization, laboratory services, rehabilitation services, and some three dozen outpatient clinics. There are also preventive and consultation services, including the MMC Diabetes Center, the AIDS Consultation Service, and the Center for Lipids and Cardiovascular Health.
Maine Medical Center is a teaching hospital, with active programs in undergraduate medical education, graduate medical education, post-graduate medical education, nursing education, and allied health professional education. We also offer continuing education for health professionals, and have a variety of community health education programs.
Research, with an emphasis on application to patient care, is an integral part of Maine Medical Center. Research takes place at the Maine Medical Center Research Institute, at MMC in clinical areas throughout the hospital, and in the offices of our attending physicians.