Press Release: QC Receives Award to Launch the Northern New England Practice Transformation Network

Published on September 29, 2015 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                             CONTACT:    Paul Santomenna September 29, 2015                                                                               (207) 620-8526 x1013 Maine Quality Counts…


6 Things Docs Can Do to Combat the Opioid & Heroin Epidemic

Published on September 17, 2015 by

At the Maine Medical Association’s annual meeting in Bar Harbor this weekend, Maine physicians had a first-hand opportunity to hear about the growing heroin/opioid epidemic from Maine Attorney General Janet Mills.  Attorney General Mills offered a sobering perspective on the epidemic, illustrated in both numbers and names: Deaths from heroin and opioid overdoses continue to…


Health Insurance Mergers: What’s In Store for Consumers?

Published on September 2, 2015 by

flickr photo by natallej (license)   Special note: With several health insurance mega-mergers in the news, we reached out to our colleagues at Maine Consumers for Affordable Health Care for reaction. This post is by Steve Butterfield — Maine CAHC’s Consumer Assistance Program Associate and a former Maine state legislator. Steve’s opinions are his own and do not necessarily…