About Us

Northern Light Health exists to make healthcare work for you. We improve the health of the people and communities we serve. That is our mission. That is our purpose. Our vision is that Northern Light Health will be a national leader in healthcare excellence.

To accomplish our mission and vision, Northern Light Health will embrace these values:

  • Integrity: We commit to the highest standards of behavior and doing the correct thing for the right reasons.

  • Respect: We respect the dignity, worth, and rights of others.

  • Compassion: We deliver care focused on the needs of each person and guide families and individuals through the experience with kindness and professionalism.

  • Accountability: We take a responsible and disciplined approach to achieving our priorities and responding to an ever-changing environment.

Who is Northern Light Health?

Northern Light Health is the most expansive integrated health care system in Maine. We provide care to people from Portland to Presque Isle and from Blue Hill to Greenville. We are comprised of nine member hospitals with 584 long-term beds, a single physician-led medical group, eight nursing homes, five emergency transport members, 37 primary care locations, and we employ more than 12,000 people in Maine.

What does Northern Light Health do?

128,999 Emergency Department Visits

3,376 Births

33,867 Admissions

338,139 Hospice and Telehealth Home Health Visits

34,453 Inpatient and Outpatient Surgeries

393 Heart surgeries

657,479 Primary Care / Clinic Visits

70,105 Imaging Tests


Learn more about who our leaders are at Northern Light Health