Bridgton Hospital patient rooms all have telephones for the convenience of our guests. The following information will help you use our phones:
Placing Calls: You may call out of the hospital at anytime.
Local Calls: There is no charge for local calls. Simply dial "9" followed by the seven digit number.
Long Distance Calls: Long distance calls cannot be charged to your room. To place a collect call or third-party billing call, dial "80" to speak with a billing operator.
Directory Assistance: For local information within Maine and long distance information, dial 9-411.
Toll Free Numbers: Dial 9-1-800-number.
Receiving Calls: Your room cannot be dialed directly from outside the hospital. Anyone wishing to talk to you by phone must call the switchboard at 207-647-6000 and the switchboard operators will ring the phone in your room.
For Your Convenience
Special needs: A telephone device for the deaf (TDD) is available for patient use. Call 2690 for more information.
Problems with your phone? If you have difficulty placing a call to a party outside the hospital, dial "0" and the operator will assist you. Please report any telephone problems to the operator or to your nurse.