Summit Explores Best Care for Superutilizers

Published on December 7, 2016 by

How do we truly address patient needs? Build a team for support? Identify the right care for the patient in front of us? Recently, Maine Community Care Teams (CCTs) confronted these questions with national experts at QC’s final Superutilizer Summit in Freeport. Attendees included teams from each of the Community Care Teams, Maine Quality Counts…


Recognizing PCMH Practices and CCTs

Published on February 9, 2015 by

On February 5th, Maine Quality Counts was pleased to participate in special activities recognizing the commitment and hard work of Maine’s Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) practices and Community Care Teams (CCTs). That morning, PCMH and CCT providers woke up to a ½ page ad in the Portland Press Herald and Bangor Daily News recognizing…


Dr. Jeffrey Brenner Named MacArthur Genius

Published on October 3, 2013 by

Primary care physician Dr. Jeffrey Brenner was recently awarded a MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” for his dedication to improving the lives of his community’s sickest – and most expensive – patients. Early in his career, Dr. Brenner quickly recognized the need to create a health care delivery model to better serve high-needs, high-cost patients: “As…