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Maine Links

  • Dirigo Health - Maine Legislature created DHA in 2003 as "an independent executive agency to arrange for the provision of comprehensive, affordable health care coverage to eligible small employers, including the self-employed, their employees and dependents, and individuals on a voluntary basis." The Legislature specified that DHA "is also responsible for monitoring and improving the quality of health care in this State."
  • Maine Health Data Organization
  • Maine Hospital Association (MHA) - provides leadership through advocacy, information and education, to support its members in fulfilling their mission to improve the health of their patients and communities they serve.
  • Maine Quality Forum is a part of the Dirigo Health Agency and the Dirigo Health Reform. The Governor and the Legislature concluded that consumers needed a reliable resource for information about health maintenance, health care and quality of health care services and health information.
  • Northeast Health Care Quality Foundation - The Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for Maine

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