Expanding Education Through Collaboration.
At Mount Desert Island Hospital, we are committed to delivering leading-edge, responsive care for our patients. To meet that goal, we seek to provide robust professional educational opportunities for nurses, doctors, EMS personnel, and other caregivers. In addition to our landmark partnership with Penn Medicine and our partnership with Tufts University School of Medicine via the Maine Track Program, we offer various CME and nursing education programs designed to enhance the clinical environment at Mount Desert Island Hospital, ensuring that we deliver the best possible care for our community, expand professional educational opportunities, and encourage medical practice in the state of Maine.
Mount Desert Hospital’s groundbreaking teaching partnership with Penn Medicine, established in 2011, has evolved into a model for future urban-rural partnerships across the nation.
The Tufts Maine Track Program offers students an innovative training model that reflects a real primary-care experience.
MDI Hospital offers a nationally accredited, Continuing Medical Education (CME) program with extensive and varied clinical training opportunities.
Mount Desert Island Hospital offers a robust Nursing Education Program across a wide variety of clinical disciplines.
The 10-week Mount Desert Island Hospital-COA Internship program allows students the chance to directly shadow and observe physicians and nurse practitioners across a variety of specialties, and to experience the clinical environment first-hand.
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