EMMC’s new president is taking classes from The County to guide Bangor hospital

A Bangor hospital’s new president desires to make use of his expertise in Aroostook County to deal with monetary challenges introduced on by the COVID-19 pandemic whereas enhancing affected person entry to the care and specialists they want.

Gregory LaFrancois begins as Northern Mild Jap Maine Medical Heart’s new president July 1, Northern Mild Well being introduced Tuesday. He joined the hospital system in 2016 and at present works as AR Gould Hospital’s president.

LaFrancois, who grew up in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, will proceed working as Northern Mild Well being’s senior vice chairman as effectively.