Pen Bay Healthcare: What's Open, What's Closed for Thanksgiving

By Pen Bay Healthcare | Nov 20, 2012

Pen Bay Healthcare would like to inform the public about which departments are open and which are closed during the upcoming holiday.

The hospital is always open, including the Emergency Department and specialists are on call for the holiday. Some individual, non-emergency departments are maintaining holiday hours.

The Pen Bay Medical Center pharmacy is open every day, including all holidays, 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., to fill prescriptions for discharged patients.

Kno-Wal-Lin’s offices are closed November 22 and November 23. Necessary home visits are always made on these days and there is always a nurse on-call for homecare and for hospice 24/7.

The outpatient lab at Pen Bay Medical Center will be closed on Thursday November 22 and open on Friday, November 23 for their normal operating hours. This is important information for outpatients who have lab tests requiring a blood draw.

The radiology department will be closed to routine outpatients Thursday, November 22, but will be open for emergencies and hospital inpatients.

Knox Center for Long Term Care and Quarry Hill are always open to visitors.

Visiting Hours at Pen Bay Medical Center: As usual, please call the hospital switchboard at 596-8000 for visiting hours for individual hospital units.

Doctor's offices are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22. Please reference this list for the status of particular offices or departments for Friday, November 23:

Closed Friday, November 23:

  • Cancer Care Center
  • Pen Bay Family Medicine
  • Rockport Family Medicine
  • Pen Bay Internal Medicine
  • Pen Bay Neurology
  • Pen Bay Orthopaedics
  • Pen Bay Pediatrics (open for urgent visits)
  • Pen Bay Radiology (open for urgent visits)
  • Pen Bay Women's Health (open for urgent visits)
  • Pen Bay Urology & Nephrology
  • Dr. Parker Chamberlain, MD
  • Charles Kava, DO
  • Dr. Robert Laurence, MD
  • Dr. Robert Merrill, MD

Open Friday, November 23:

  • Pen Bay Outpatient Lab (7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.)
  • Pen Bay Radiology
  • Pen Bay Surgery (open until noon)
  • Waldoboro Family Medicine
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