Maine

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    August 10, 2009 | Filed under: Maine
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    July 28, 2009 | Filed under: Maine
  • ORIGIN AND MISSION Maine has created a partnership among three equal organizations and coalitions to focus on quality improvement – the Maine Quality Forum (MQF), the Maine Health Management Coalition (MHMC), and Quality Counts (QC). The Maine Quality Forum, which is the legislatively authorized component of the partnership, was established in 2003 by Gov. John […]

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    May 19, 2009 | Filed under: Maine
  • Maine has established a system for reporting sentinel events for the purpose of improving the quality of health care and increasing patient safety.  Within one day of the occurrence of a sentinel event, facilities must call at Sentinel Event Hot Line.  Additional analysis and reporting follows the oral report.   Authorizing statutes or regulations Maine […]

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    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: Maine
  • The Maine ABCD Screening Academy Project will focus on incorporating developmental screening and maternal depression screening into well child care. Maine will select pilot sites and offer the sites assessment tool training. Maine will assess the number of developmental assessments conducted in the pilot sites prior to implementation of the training and compile a list […]

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    February 26, 2009 | Filed under: Maine