Representative Andrew M. Gattine
Rep. Drew Gattine is serving his second term in the Maine House of Representatives. He is House chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Health and Human Services.
Gattine is a health care executive with extensive experience in the delivery of more effective and efficient services in publicly funded programs. A nationally known expert on health care fraud, waste and abuse, he has presented on the topic at national conventions and meetings. He is also a former Maine assistant attorney general.
Gattine served three terms on the Westbrook City Council, chairing the Council's Finance Committee and Committee of the Whole. He recently chaired the Westbrook City Charter Commission. He is a director of the Westbrook Environmental Improvement Corporation and the chair of the Westbrook Democratic City Committee.
Gattine lives on a small family farm in with his wife, Elizabeth. They have two children in college.
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Rep. Gattine serves as House chair on the Joint Standing Committee on Health and Human Services.
Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Health and Human Services; Parts of the Dirigo Health Act, including the State Health Plan, the Maine Quality Forum and Advisory Council on Health Systems Development; Maine Health Data Organization; health and medical data; MaineCare, Medicaid, and Medicare Part D; children’s welfare and mental health services; childcare; public health and disease control; tobacco addiction prevention and control; sale of tobacco; prescription drugs; health care facilities and health care workforce; social and rehabilitation services; state health system planning; substance abuse; mental health; developmental and other disabilities; poverty, homelessness and public assistance; home and community-based long-term care; aging, elderly and disability issues; medical use of marijuana; maternal and infant health; and nursing facilities and residential care.
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