Maine CDC regulates several types of businesses and professions to keep people safe and healthy.

Mass Gatherings

A permit is required for any outdoor gathering held with the intent attracting a continued attendance of 2,000 or more people for 12 or more hours.

Business Regulations

Various types of businesses are regulated in Maine, including:

Other regulations related to water supplies wastewater disposal and radiation may also apply.

Customer Support staff take complaints regarding medical facilities, assisted living programs, residential care facilities, adult day care, child care, mental health agencies, and substance abuse agencies.

Professional Licensing

The Maine Background Check Center (MBCC) is a secure, web-based system operated by the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) in partnership with the Maine Department of Public Safety (DPS) and regulated employers that provide care and services to vulnerable Maine citizens.

The CNA Registry lists CNAs who, through training, competency testing and clinical work experience, meet the federal and state requirements to work as a Certified Nursing Assistant in the state of Maine.

CRMA and PSS training materials are also available.