The Journal of Maine Medical Center (JMMC) was founded by the Department of Medical Education, Maine Medical Center, in 2018.   It is an open-access journal that applies the Creative Commons licenses (CC-BY) to all works published. It is devoted to supporting the academic mission through publication of high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarly work. Areas of focus include health care innovation, interprofessional healthcare and education, rural medicine and professional engagement and development. 

Current Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1 (2023) Winter 2023

From the Editor

Original Research


Accuracy of the Drug-Dependency Checkbox on the Maine Birth Certificate for Medicaid-covered Births, 2016-2020
Julia Dudley BA, Catherine McGuire BS, Apsara Kumarage BA, Chinonye Anumaka MPH, and Katherine Ahrens PhD

Innovation Highlight

Case Report


A Case of Congenital Coronary Sinus Ostial Atresia with Persistent Left Superior Vena Cava
Laura Onderko, Thomas A. Miller, Sean Novak, and Jeffrey Rosenblatt

Research and Quality Improvement Brief


HIV Screening Among Immigrants Establishing Care in Maine, 2017-2021
Elizabeth Mazzeo, Elizabeth Danielson, Benjamin Felix, Kimberly Toomire, Elizabeth Eisenhardt, Evelyn Roach, Katlyn Breton, Karen Thompson, Stephen DiGiovanni, and Kathleen M. Fairfield



Let's pick up the iPace Leveraging innovative educational research to redesign healthcare delivery
Kalli Varaklis, Thomas Van der Kloot, Sarah Hallen, Thomas Gearan, Lesley B. Gordon, Melissa Zelaya-Floyd, Patricia White, and Alec :Luro