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Lovejoy Health Center

Welcome to Lovejoy Health Center. We are focused on providing excellent healthcare to area families and individuals. We work together with our patients and provide a "medical home" with a team of professionals using up-to-date knowledge and technology. Click here to learn more and to watch a video: Patient-Centered Medical Home

Lovejoy is one of the busiest practices in the HealthReach system of 11 community health centers. In 1978, we began providing healthcare to area families. Now we serve over 4,000 people each year. A diligent clinical and administrative team offers a full range of primary care services including obstetrics. In addition, we employ a behavioral health consultant who assists individuals in setting goals to improve their wellbeing. Our physicians maintain strong working relationships with MaineGeneral Medical Center where patients needing hospitalization seek care.

Residents of all ages from Albion, China, Freedom, Palermo, Thorndike, Troy, Unity, and other surrounding communities use the health center for physicals, chronic care management, laboratory, minor surgery, and more. Our community board continues to expand and upgrade our facility and to provide ongoing local feedback.

Lovejoy Health Center, located in Albion, is named for Elijah Parish Lovejoy, an early resident who fought for freedom of the press. Albion's history is also linked to Maine's narrow gauge railway, whose trail is now used for hiking and snowmobiling. As a rural farming community, Albion is home to some of Maine's largest dairy herds. The highlight of each summer is Fireman's Field Day, which includes several events and a parade, bringing the whole community together. The central village, elementary school, and library contribute to the intimate and family friendly nature of the town. Situated east of Waterville and west of the Maine coast, residents are provided with job opportunities, shopping centers, outdoor recreational adventures and cultural activities with just a short commute

NCQARecognized nationally for patient-centered care
Patient-Centered Medical Home 2011 standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership.

Latest News & Events

February 20, 2015 HealthReach Community Health Centers Welcomes New Provider

August 18, 2014 Free Cooking Matters course provided by Lovejoy Health Center and Healthy Northern Kennebecís SNAP-Ed Program

July 30, 2014 Drive for School Supplies at Lovejoy Health Center

July 11, 2014 Lovejoy Health Center to hold Yard Sale during Firemanís Field Days

Health Tips

October 1, 2014 What ever happened to the family meal? Print Version

November 1, 2013 The Only Thing Smoking this November is the Turkey! Print Version

May 1, 2013 Harvest the health benefits of gardening - Tips for a safe and healthy growing season Print Version


Margo Beemer FNP, MPH

Deborah Daigle LCSW

Bert E. Mason DPM

Gretchen Morrow PA-C

Dianne Raymond PhD, PMHNP-BC

Forrest West M.D.

Hours of Operation

Walk-In Hours
Monday through Friday
7:00 - 7:45 AM
(For established patients with acute needs)

Regular Office Hours
Monday through Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Extended Hours
Monday through Thursday
7:30 - 8:00 AM

Monday and Tuesday
4:30 - 6:00 PM

4:30 - 5:00 PM

Community Links

Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce:
Town of Albion:


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Affordable Care and Prescription Assistance Programs

Behavioral Health Services

Care of Acute and Chronic Illnesses

Checkups for the Entire Family

Department of Transportation Physicals

Emergency Coverage-24/7, on-call

Family Planning Services

Hospital Services and House Calls as needed

Immunizations for Children & Adults

Laboratory Services

Minor Surgery

Podiatry Services

Prenatal and Obstetrical Care

Referrals to Specialty Care and Community Resources

Routine Pediatric Care

School and Sports Physicals

Well-Woman Exams and Routine Gynecological Care

7 School Street, Suite 1     Albion   Maine   04910   Tel: (207) 437-9388    Fax:(207) 437-2557 Directions