Provider of pediatric services to the Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, and Down East regions of Maine.

Our nursing staff provides much of the patient-centered care for which Down East Community Hospital is renowned. RNs and Certified Nursing Assistants provide round-the-clock care for our patients. Many of our RN’s hold special certifications in their particular areas of expertise. Our nursing staff trains constantly, always striving to stay current on the latest nursing practices… always committed to the highest level of care.

Down East Community Hospital’s 21-bed Medical-Surgical and Pediatrics Unit provides tailored nursing services during hospitalization. We have the capability of providing frequent monitoring with the latest vital sign monitoring equipment. Should the need arise, a physical therapist will evaluate and treat you right on the unit. Your discharge will be coordinated with you by a multi-disciplinary team, including a social worker. We are proud to be the inpatient unit of your community hospital.