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Local offices providing services

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Central and Administrative Offices

Maine Department of Health and Human Services - Main Office      Details +

Providing integrated health and human services to the people of Maine to assist individuals in meeting their needs, while respecting the rights and preferences of the individual and family, within available resources.

Maine Department of Health and Human Services - Main Office      Close -

Providing integrated health and human services to the people of Maine to assist individuals in meeting their needs, while respecting the rights and preferences of the individual and family, within available resources.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-3707
Fax: 207-287-3005
TTY: Maine relay 711


Administrative Hearings      Details +


Administers hearings related to child support, medical eligibility determinations, eligibility for Food Stamps, MaineCare, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Emergency Assistance, ASPIRE, General Assistance and licensing matters, and more.

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Administers hearings related to child support, medical eligibility determinations, eligibility for Food Stamps, MaineCare, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Emergency Assistance, ASPIRE, General Assistance and licensing matters, and more.

35 Anthony Avenue
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-624-5350
Fax: 207-287-8448
TTY: Maine relay 711


Aging and Disability Services      Details +

On August 30, 2012, the Office of Elder Services and the Office of Adults with Cognitive and Physical Disabilities Services merged to form OADS.

Aging and Disability Services      Close -

On August 30, 2012, the Office of Elder Services and the Office of Adults with Cognitive and Physical Disabilities Services merged to form OADS.

41 Anthony Avenue
Augusta, Maine 04333
Phone: 207-287-9200
TTY: Maine Relay 711


Audit - MaineCare and Social Services      Details +

The primary purpose of the Office of Audit - MaineCare and Social Services is to conduct compliance audits and cost settlement close-outs at approximately 600 different provider organizations and/or community agencies that are entrusted with over $1.1 billion dollars of State and Federal funds.

Audit - MaineCare and Social Services      Close -

The primary purpose of the Office of Audit - MaineCare and Social Services is to conduct compliance audits and cost settlement close-outs at approximately 600 different provider organizations and/or community agencies that are entrusted with over $1.1 billion dollars of State and Federal funds.

221 state Street
State House Station #11
Augusta, Maine 04333
Phone: 207-287-2403
Fax: 207-287-2601
TTY: Maine relay 711


Child & Family Services      Details +

The Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) supports Maine's children and their families by providing Children's Behavioral Health, Child Welfare, Early Childhood, and Community services.

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The Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) supports Maine's children and their families by providing Children's Behavioral Health, Child Welfare, Early Childhood, and Community services.

2 Anthony Ave.
11 State House Station
Augusta, Me 04333-0011
Phone: 207-624-7900
FAX: 207-287-5282
TTY: Maine relay 711



Child Welfare      Details +

Seeks safety, well-being and permanent homes for children, working with professionalism and respecting the dignity of all families. Child abuse reports are investigated on behalf of Maine communities, working to keep children safe and to guide families in creating safe homes for children.

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Seeks safety, well-being and permanent homes for children, working with professionalism and respecting the dignity of all families. Child abuse reports are investigated on behalf of Maine communities, working to keep children safe and to guide families in creating safe homes for children.

2 Anthony Ave
11 State House Station
Augusta, Me 04333-0011
Phone: 207-624-7900
FAX: 207-287-5282
TTY: Maine relay 711


Child Care and Head Start      Details +

A source of information for parents, child care providers, early childhood educators, and others interested in the health and development of young children and their families.

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A source of information for parents, child care providers, early childhood educators, and others interested in the health and development of young children and their families.

2 Anthony Ave
11 State House Station
Augusta, Me 04333-0011
Phone: 207-624-7999
Phone: 1/877-680-5866
FAX: 207-287-6156
Voucher FAX: 207-287-6308
TTY: Maine relay 711


Childrens Behavioral Health      Details +

Information and referrals for children with behavioral health care needs such as developmental disabilities/delays, mental retardation, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, (PDD)/autism, substance abuse, and mental health disorders.

Childrens Behavioral Health      Close -

Information and referrals for children with behavioral health care needs such as developmental disabilities/delays, mental retardation, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, (PDD)/autism, substance abuse, and mental health disorders.

2 Anthony Ave.
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-624-7900
FAX: 207-287-6156
TTY: Maine relay 711


Community Partnerships      Details +

provides integration of and oversight to Community, Residential, and Behavioral Health Service.

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provides integration of and oversight to Community, Residential, and Behavioral Health Service.

2 Anthony Ave.
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-624-7900
FAX: 207-287-6156
TTY: Maine relay 711


Communications      Details +

The Communications Office provides leadership of the coordination and distribution of all internal and external communications for all Department of Health and Human Services programs.   Internal communications include a monthly newsletter, highlights prepared for the Governor, posters, fliers and the DHHS Intranet.   External communications include news releases, presentations to the legislature, fact sheets, brochures and the Internet. The Communications Office establishes and reinforces the brand awareness of DHHS, creates messaging to assure consistency across the organization and is the hub for all media inquiries.

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The Communications Office provides leadership of the coordination and distribution of all internal and external communications for all Department of Health and Human Services programs. Internal communications include a monthly newsletter, highlights prepared for the Governor, posters, fliers and the DHHS Intranet. External communications include news releases, presentations to the legislature, fact sheets, brochures and the Internet. The Communications Office establishes and reinforces the brand awareness of DHHS, creates messaging to assure consistency across the organization and is the hub for all media inquiries.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-3707
Fax: 207-287-3005
TTY: Maine relay 711


Constituent Services      Details +

Assists and acts as a liaison between the Commissioner's office and Maine's Congressional delegation, Office of the Governor, members of the State Legislators and members of the public by answering informational inquiries and attempting to resolve problems, in a quick, courteous and helpful manner.

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Assists and acts as a liaison between the Commissioner's office and Maine's Congressional delegation, Office of the Governor, members of the State Legislators and members of the public by answering informational inquiries and attempting to resolve problems, in a quick, courteous and helpful manner.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5846
Fax: 207-287-3005
TTY: Maine relay 711


Financial Management      Details +

Responsible for managing the resources entrusted to the Department in an efficient and effective manner.

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Responsible for managing the resources entrusted to the Department in an efficient and effective manner.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-3707
Fax: 207-287-3005
TTY: Maine relay 711


Human Resources      Details +

Responsible for overseeing and coordinating all aspects of payroll administration, recruitment, compensation, labor relations, workers’ compensation,   and agency ADA/EEO activities for the Department of Health and Human Services.

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Responsible for overseeing and coordinating all aspects of payroll administration, recruitment, compensation, labor relations, workers’ compensation, and agency ADA/EEO activities for the Department of Health and Human Services.

32 Blossom Lane
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2567
Fax: 207-287-8299
TTY: Maine relay 711


Family Independence      Details +

Responsible for administration of eligibility determination for a number of programs, including MaineCare, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Food Supplement and Child Support.

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Responsible for administration of eligibility determination for a number of programs, including MaineCare, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Food Supplement and Child Support.
11 State House Station
19 Union Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-624-4168
Fax: 207-287-5096
TTY: Maine relay 711



Child Support-Enforcement      Details +


Collect current support and arrears if applicable. Support component can include medical and spousal support as well. Actions taken can include filing liens, seizing property, garnishing wages and assets, revoking licenses, intercepting tax refunds and filing court actions. Also can obtain support orders and establishment paternity.

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Collect current support and arrears if applicable. Support component can include medical and spousal support as well. Actions taken can include filing liens, seizing property, garnishing wages and assets, revoking licenses, intercepting tax refunds and filing court actions. Also can obtain support orders and establishment paternity.

Custodial parents can call 207-624-7829 / 800-371-3101
Voice response 207-624-7830 / 800-371-7179
General Information 207-624-4100
Fax 207-287-2334
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333



Management Information Systems (MIS)      Details +

Supports and updates web based programs that are used by OFI to determine eligibility.

Management Information Systems (MIS)      Close -

Supports and updates web based programs that are used by OFI to determine eligibility.

MIS Clerk 207-287-6023
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Quality Assurance      Details +

Examines cases to determine if any errors were made in eligibility decisions on sample cases pulled by the Federal Department of Agriculture.

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Examines cases to determine if any errors were made in eligibility decisions on sample cases pulled by the Federal Department of Agriculture.

QA Clerk 207-287-5085
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Disability Determination Services (DDS)      Details +

Determines Maine citizens' eligibility for Social Security Disability filing under the Title II (coverage based) or Title XVI (low income based) sections of The Social Security Act.

Disability Determination Services (DDS)      Close -

Determines Maine citizens' eligibility for Social Security Disability filing under the Title II (coverage based) or Title XVI (low income based) sections of The Social Security Act.

Reception 207-377-9500
Toll Free 800-452-8718
DDS
Carleton Mills Bldg.
1705 Route 202
Winthrop, ME 04364


Alternative Aid      Details +

Provides short-term financial assistance to families in order to obtain or retain employment.

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Provides short-term financial assistance to families in order to obtain or retain employment.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
TANF Program Manager 207-624-4109
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Emergency Assistance (EA)      Details +

Provides assistance to families and children in order to alleviate an emergency situation.

Emergency Assistance (EA)      Close -

Provides assistance to families and children in order to alleviate an emergency situation.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
TANF Program Manager 207-624-4109
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA)      Details +

Provides income to families and individuals when they first arrive in the United States.

Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA)      Close -

Provides income to families and individuals when they first arrive in the United States.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
TANF Program Manager 207-624-4109
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)      Details +

Provides income to children and their parents for basic needs.

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)      Close -

Provides income to children and their parents for basic needs.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
TANF Program Manager 207-624-4109
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Food Supplement (FS)      Details +

Provides assistance to low income households for the purchasing of food.

Food Supplement  (FS)      Close -

Provides assistance to low income households for the purchasing of food.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
Food Stamp Program Manager 207-624-4108
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY  Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


General Assistance (GA)      Details +

Helps with basic necessities such as shelter, food, utilities, fuel, and non-elective medical assistance.

General Assistance (GA)      Close -

Helps with basic necessities such as shelter, food, utilities, fuel, and non-elective medical assistance.

Every municipality has a welfare director.
General Assistance Program Manager 207-624-4138
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


MaineCare      Details +

Provides healthcare coverage at little or no cost, Medicare premium savings, & SSI State Supplement cash benefit.

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Provides healthcare coverage at little or no cost, Medicare premium savings, & SSI State Supplement cash benefit.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
MaineCare Program Manager 207-624-4106
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


ASPIRE (Additional Support for People in Retraining and Employment)-TANF      Details +

Assists TANF recipients to become self-supporting through employment, education and training services.

ASPIRE (Additional Support for People in Retraining and Employment)-TANF      Close -

Assists TANF recipients to become self-supporting through employment, education and training services.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
ASPIRE Program Manager 207-624-4107
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


ASPIRE-PaS      Details +


Provides an alternative track towards achieving self-support for TANF-eligible families through college education.

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Provides an alternative track towards achieving self-support for TANF-eligible families through college education.

Apply at OFI Regional Offices
ASPIRE Program Manager 207-624-4107
Toll Free 800-442-6003
TTY Maine relay 711
Fax 207-287-5096
19 Union Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333


Office of Continuous Quality Improvement      Details +

Improve the overall quality and integrity of services and supports that are provided to DHHS customers

Office of Continuous Quality Improvement      Close -

Improve the overall quality and integrity of services and supports that are provided to DHHS customers

2 Anthony Ave.
Augusta, Maine 04333-0040
Telephone: 207-624-7983


Legislative Relations      Details +

Has a number of roles including assuring individual legislators are connected to the correct DHHS office when they have a concern; overseeing and tracking all LDs that affect DHHS, assuring a presence in every legislative hearing; advising the commissioner; serving as a liason to the governor's office; assisting stakeholders and consumers in getting information on legislation; and monitoring committee hearings.

Legislative Relations      Close -

Has a number of roles including assuring individual legislators are connected to the correct DHHS office when they have a concern; overseeing and tracking all LDs that affect DHHS, assuring a presence in every legislative hearing; advising the commissioner; serving as a liason to the governor's office; assisting stakeholders and consumers in getting information on legislation; and monitoring committee hearings.

221 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-1927
Fax: 207-287-3005
TTY: Maine relay 711


Licensing and Certification      Details +

Licensing and handling complaints regarding medical and long term care facilities, assisted living, residential care, Private Non-Medical Institutions, mental health service providers, substance abuse agencies, and programs and services to children. Also responsible for the Certificate of Need Act, the Hospital Cooperation Act and laws pertaining to Continuing Care Retirement Communities.

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Licensing and handling complaints regarding medical and long term care facilities, assisted living, residential care, Private Non-Medical Institutions, mental health service providers, substance abuse agencies, and programs and services to children. Also responsible for the Certificate of Need Act, the Hospital Cooperation Act and laws pertaining to Continuing Care Retirement Communities.

41 Anthony Avenue
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9300
Fax: 207-287-9325
TTY: Maine relay 711

Rural Health and Primary Care      Details +

Manages health personnel recruitment and retention programs and provides technical assistance for communities to receive grants that benefit health care and rural areas; facilitates communication on rural health issues among providers, consumers and government programs.

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Manages health personnel recruitment and retention programs and provides technical assistance for communities to receive grants that benefit health care and rural areas; facilitates communication on rural health issues among providers, consumers and government programs.

286 Water Street 6th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5524
TTY: Maine relay 711


MaineCare Services      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711



Administration      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2674
Fax: 207-287-2675
TTY: Maine relay 711



Communications      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Communications      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Training      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Training      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Contracts      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Project Management      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Project Management      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Policy      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2674
Fax: 207-287-2675
TTY: Maine relay 711



Policy Analysis      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Policy Analysis      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Data Analysis/Reporting      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Data Analysis/Reporting      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Claims      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3786
Fax: 207-287-2997
TTY: Maine relay 711


Customer Services      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Customer Services      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-8540
Fax (Provider Enrollment): 207-287-8450
Fax (Billing & Info): 207-287-1888
TTY: Maine relay 711



Provider Relations      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Billing and Information      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Billing and Information      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Provider Enrollment      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Provider Enrollment      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Health Care Management      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Health Care Management      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-7131
Fax (Health Care Management): 207-287-6533
Fax (Pharmacy Unit): 207-287-8601
Fax (Prior Authorization): 207-287-7643
Fax (Quality Management Unit): 207-287-1864
Fax (Program Integrity): 207-287-6533
TTY: Maine relay 711



Pharmacy Unit      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Pharmacy Unit      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
Fax: 207-287-8601
TTY: Maine relay 711


Pharmacy Help Desk      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Pharmacy Help Desk      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Authorization Review      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Authorization Review      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
Fax: 207-287-7643
TTY: Maine relay 711


Clinical Review      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Clinical Review      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Quality Management      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Quality Management      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
Fax: 207-287-1864
TTY: Maine relay 711


Classification Review & Case Mix      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Classification Review & Case Mix      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Program Integrity      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

Program Integrity      Close -

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
Fax: 207-287-6533
TTY: Maine relay 711


TPL      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-1801
Fax: 207-287-1788 or 207-287-9385
TTY: Maine relay 711



PHIPPS/ECRU/Medicare Appeals/Retro      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Insurance Recovery/Drug Rebate      Details +

Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711


Insurance Research/Cost Avoidance      Details +


Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

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Administer the Department's major health care financing programs and health care benefits. Programs include MaineCare, Maine Eye Care, Maine Rx Plus, and Drugs for the Elderly and Disabled.

242 State Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-9202
TTY: Maine relay 711



Maine Center for Disease Control      Details +

Develops and delivers services to preserve, protect and promote the health and well-being of the citizens of Maine.

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Develops and delivers services to preserve, protect and promote the health and well-being of the citizens of Maine.

286 Water Street
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-8016
TTY: Maine relay 711



Division of Infectious Disease      Details +

Promotes and protects the health of the citizens of Maine through programs focusing on the prevention and control of infectious diseases.

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Promotes and protects the health of the citizens of Maine through programs focusing on the prevention and control of infectious diseases.

286 Water Street 8th Floor
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-6582/800-821-5821
TTY: Maine relay 711



HIV/STD & Viral Hepatitis Program      Details +

Exists to to stop the spread of sexually transmitted diseases, viral hepatitis and HIV, to reduce illness and death, and to promote the health and well-being of people with, or at risk for these diseases.

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Exists to stop the spread of sexually transmitted diseases, viral hepatitis and HIV, to reduce illness and death, and to promote the health and well-being of people with, or at risk for these diseases.

286 Water Street 9th Floor
State House Station #11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3747
TTY: Maine relay 711


Immunization Program      Details +

Strives to ensure full protection of all Maine children and adults from vaccine-preventable disease.

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Strives to ensure full protection of all Maine children and adults from vaccine-preventable disease.

286 Water Street 9th Floor
State House Station #11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3746
TTY: Maine relay 711


Infectious Disease Epidemiology Program      Details +

Conduct surveillance and document levels and trends of key infectious diseases in Maine; Provide consultation on infectious disease prevention and control to clinical practitioners, laboratorians, and other health care professionals and institutions; Investigate disease clusters and outbreaks and implement actions for disease control.

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Conduct surveillance and document levels and trends of key infectious diseases in Maine; Provide consultation on infectious disease prevention and control to clinical practitioners, laboratorians, and other health care professionals and institutions; Investigate disease clusters and outbreaks and implement actions for disease control.

286 Water Street 8th Floor
State House Station #11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-6582/800-821-5821
TTY: Maine relay 711


Tuberculosis Control Program      Details +


The Tuberculosis Control Program provides surveillance of TB disease throughout the State. Referrals for newly suspected or diagnosed TB disease cases are taken by the program director. Consultation regarding the diagnosis and treatment of TB disease as well as TB infection is provided. Medical consultation is available from the nine (09) TB Consultants located throughout the state.

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The Tuberculosis Control Program provides surveillance of TB disease throughout the State. Referrals for newly suspected or diagnosed TB disease cases are taken by the program director. Consultation regarding the diagnosis and treatment of TB disease as well as TB infection is provided. Medical consultation is available from the nine (09) TB Consultants located throughout the state.

286 Water Street 8th Floor
State House Station #11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3748
TTY: Maine relay 711


Division of Public Health Systems      Details +

Protects the health and lives of people in Maine by strengthening the ability of health agencies and partner organizations to detect, contain and manage public health threats and emergencies.

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Protects the health and lives of people in Maine by strengthening the ability of health agencies and partner organizations to detect, contain and manage public health threats and emergencies.

11 State House Station
286 Water Street
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3796
TTY: Maine relay 711



Health and Environmental Testing Laboratory      Details +

The goals of the Health and Environmental Testing Laboratory are to isolate, identify, analyze and monitor any biological, chemical, or radiological hazards which are capable of causing harm.

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The goals of the Health and Environmental Testing Laboratory are to isolate, identify, analyze and monitor any biological, chemical, or radiological hazards which are capable of causing harm.

221 State Street
12 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333
Telephone: 207-287-2727
FAX: 207-287-6832


Data, Reasearch and Vital Statistics      Details +

Data, Research and Vital Statistics (DRVS) administers Maine's vital statistics system and provides quantitative information for surveillance, planning, policy development, program management and evaluation. It produces detailed population estimates for use within and outside the Department of Health and Human Services and compiles data on health status and health resources.

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Data, Research and Vital Statistics (DRVS) administers Maine's vital statistics system and provides quantitative information for surveillance, planning, policy development, program management and evaluation. It produces detailed population estimates for use within and outside the Department of Health and Human Services and compiles data on health status and health resources.

244 Water Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011
Telephone: (207) 287-5500
FAX: (207) 287-5470


Public Health Administration      Details +


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286 Water Street 6th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3796
TTY: Maine relay 711


Public Health Informatics      Details +


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286 Water Street 6th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3796
TTY: Maine relay 711


Public Health Emergency Preparedness      Details +


Protects the health and lives of people in Maine by strengthening the ability of health agencies and partner organizations to detect, contain and manage public health threats and emergencies.

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Protects the health and lives of people in Maine by strengthening the ability of health agencies and partner organizations to detect, contain and manage public health threats and emergencies.

286 Water Street 6th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3796
TTY: Maine relay 711


Division of Environmental Health      Details +

Purpose is to preserve, protect and promote the health and well being of the population through the organization and delivery of health engineering related services designed to reduce the risk of disease.

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Purpose is to preserve, protect and promote the health and well being of the population through the organization and delivery of health engineering related services designed to reduce the risk of disease.

286 Water Street 3rd Floor
State House Station #11
Augusta, Me  04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5697
TTY: Maine relay 711




Environmental & Occupational Health Program      Details +

Protects and enhances public health by objective, scientific evaluation of health risks for chemical and radiological exposure.  Develops and provides health risk analyses to inform public and regulatory decision making.

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Protects and enhances public health by objective, scientific evaluation of health risks for chemical and radiological exposure. Develops and provides health risk analyses to inform public and regulatory decision making.

286 Water Street 3rd Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5697
TTY: Maine relay 711


Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program      Details +

Monitors and analyzes the roughly 16,000 blood lead test results submitted each year. Identifies individual children with elevated blood lead levels and works with the families, their doctors and lead inspectors to make sure their lead levels go back down to normal. Provides lead poisoning education to professionals, parents, and the public.

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Monitors and analyzes the roughly 16,000 blood lead test results submitted each year. Identifies individual children with elevated blood lead levels and works with the families, their doctors and lead inspectors to make sure their lead levels go back down to normal. Provides lead poisoning education to professionals, parents, and the public.

286 Water Street 3rd Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4311
TTY: Maine relay 711


Health Inspection Program      Details +

Provides licensing and inspection services for a number of different types of businesses to regulate and protect the public health. Sanitarians from the department inspect licensed establishments throughout the State on a regular basis for conformance with state rules.

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Provides licensing and inspection services for a number of different types of businesses to regulate and protect the public health. Sanitarians from the department inspect licensed establishments throughout the State on a regular basis for conformance with state rules.

286 Water Street 3rd Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5671
TTY: Maine relay 711


Subsurface & Wastewater Program      Details +

Promulgates and administers the Subsurface Waste Water Disposal Rules (CMR 241), Rules for Appointment and Administration of Local Plumbing Inspectors (CMR 240), and Rules for Site Evaluators of Subsurface Wastewater Disposal Systems (CMR 245). Processes subsurface waste water permits. Licenses site evaluators for subsurface waste water disposal systems. Conducts site inspections to assist site evaluators, local officials, and property owners. Reviews and approves mausoleums, crypts and cemeteries.

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Promulgates and administers the Subsurface Waste Water Disposal Rules (CMR 241), Rules for Appointment and Administration of Local Plumbing Inspectors (CMR 240), and Rules for Site Evaluators of Subsurface Wastewater Disposal Systems (CMR 245). Processes subsurface waste water permits. Licenses site evaluators for subsurface waste water disposal systems. Conducts site inspections to assist site evaluators, local officials, and property owners. Reviews and approves mausoleums, crypts and cemeteries.

286 Water Street 3rd Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5672
TTY: Maine relay 711


Drinking Water Program      Details +

Helps public water systems comply with the federal Safe Drinking Water Act and state regulations, provides technical assistance, works with systems to protect source water areas and provides grants or loans funds for infrastructure improvements.

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Helps public water systems comply with the federal Safe Drinking Water Act and state regulations, provides technical assistance, works with systems to protect source water areas and provides grants or loans funds for infrastructure improvements.

286 Water Street 3rd Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2070
TTY: Maine relay 711


Radiation Control Program      Details +


Licenses and inspects radiation sources, oversees low-level radioactive waste generators, and conducts environmental surveillance of nuclear facilities.

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Licenses and inspects radiation sources, oversees low-level radioactive waste generators, and conducts environmental surveillance of nuclear facilities.

286 Water Street 4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5676
TTY: Maine relay 711


Division of Population Health      Details +

Promotes and protects the health of the citizens of Maine through programs focusing on the prevention and control of chronic diseases and their risk factors, injury prevention and control, oral health, the health of Maine's youth, and on health promotion.

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Promotes and protects the health of the citizens of Maine through programs focusing on the prevention and control of chronic diseases and their risk factors, injury prevention and control, oral health, the health of Maine's youth, and on health promotion.

286 Water Street  4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4064
TTY: Maine relay 711



Community Health Promotion Program      Details +

Works with local and State programs to help communities increase their ability to conduct community-based health promotion for all populations and settings.

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Works with local and State programs to help communities increase their ability to conduct community-based health promotion for all populations and settings.

286 Water Street 4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5388
TTY: Maine relay 711


Physical Activity and Nutrition Program (PAN)      Details +

Coordinates state-wide efforts to support Maine people in achieving recommended levels of physical activity and proper nutrition, specifically to prevent overweight and obesity and chronic diseases. The PANP provides needed resources to coordinate program efforts with cardiovascular health, cancer, diabetes, oral health, maternal and child health, and coordinated school health.

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Coordinates state-wide efforts to support Maine people in achieving recommended levels of physical activity and proper nutrition, specifically to prevent overweight and obesity and chronic diseases. The PANP provides needed resources to coordinate program efforts with cardiovascular health, cancer, diabetes, oral health, maternal and child health, and coordinated school health.

286 Water Street 4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5388
TTY: Maine relay 711


Cardiovascular Health Program      Details +

Partners with community organizations, schools, employers, health care providers, and State-level organizations to prevent CVD deaths in our State. Promotes a way of life that supports and includes physical activity, healthy eating, being tobacco-free, preventing and controlling high blood pressure and high blood cholesterol, and increasing timely care for heart attacks and strokes.

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Partners with community organizations, schools, employers, health care providers, and State-level organizations to prevent CVD deaths in our State. Promotes a way of life that supports and includes physical activity, healthy eating, being tobacco-free, preventing and controlling high blood pressure and high blood cholesterol, and increasing timely care for heart attacks and strokes.

286 Water Street 4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5388
TTY: Maine relay 711


Partnership for a Tobacco Free Maine (PTM)      Details +

Has a goal of reducing death and disability from tobacco use among Maine citizens by creating an environment supportive of a tobacco-free life.

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Has a goal of reducing death and disability from tobacco use among Maine citizens by creating an environment supportive of a tobacco-free life.

286 Water Street 4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4627
TTY: Maine relay 711


Maine Cancer Registry      Details +

Provides reports on incidence and mortality rates as well as information on risk factors, prevention and early detection of various cancers. For professionals, such as hospitals and physicians, they provide educational materials and downloadable forms for submitting data to the Maine Cancer Registry.

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Provides reports on incidence and mortality rates as well as information on risk factors, prevention and early detection of various cancers. For professionals, such as hospitals and physicians, they provide educational materials and downloadable forms for submitting data to the Maine Cancer Registry.

220 Capitol Street
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5272
TTY: Maine relay 711


Maine Breast and Cervical Health Program      Details +

Provides breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnosis services to underserved women, public and professional education, and supports community partnerships to enhance statewide cancer control activities.

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Provides breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnosis services to underserved women, public and professional education, and supports community partnerships to enhance statewide cancer control activities.

286 Water Street 4th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-8068
TTY: Maine relay 711


Comprehensive Cancer Program      Details +

Provides leadership for, and coordination of, Maine's statewide comprehensive cancer control efforts and is guided by the goals and objectives delineated in the Maine Cancer Plan.

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Provides leadership for, and coordination of, Maine's statewide comprehensive cancer control efforts and is guided by the goals and objectives delineated in the Maine Cancer Plan.

286 Water Street  5th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4321
TTY: Maine relay 711


Asthma Prevention Program      Details +

Monitors asthma prevalence at the state and community levels. Provides education and training of health professionals on the current methods of diagnosing and treating asthma. Educates patients and families on how to manage the disease. Disseminates information on programs shown to reduce hospitalization, emergency room visits and absenteeism due to asthma. Consultation to and support of community-based asthma prevention and control programs.

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Monitors asthma prevalence at the state and community levels. Provides education and training of health professionals on the current methods of diagnosing and treating asthma. Educates patients and families on how to manage the disease. Disseminates information on programs shown to reduce hospitalization, emergency room visits and absenteeism due to asthma. Consultation to and support of community-based asthma prevention and control programs.

286 Water Street  5th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3041
TTY: Maine relay 711


Diabetes Prevention and Control Program      Details +

Promotes excellence in diabetes care, increased access to care, and supports efforts to enhance a more efficient and effective healthcare system for the people in Maine.

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Promotes excellence in diabetes care, increased access to care, and supports efforts to enhance a more efficient and effective healthcare system for the people in Maine.

286 Water Street 5th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5380
TTY: Maine relay 711


Oral Health Program      Details +

Seeks to improve the oral health of Maine people through public leadership in assisting community initiatives to prevent, control and reduce oral diseases, planning, implementing and evaluating programs for oral health promotion and disease prevention, and statewide coordination and integration of community based oral health services through increased access and removal of barriers.

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Seeks to improve the oral health of Maine people through public leadership in assisting community initiatives to prevent, control and reduce oral diseases, planning, implementing and evaluating programs for oral health promotion and disease prevention, and statewide coordination and integration of community based oral health services through increased access and removal of barriers.

286 Water Street  5th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3121
TTY: Maine relay 711


Coordinated School Health Program      Details +

Joining together with families, schools, communities, and State-level organizations to build a coordinated school health program that promotes and improves the health and education of all young people.

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Joining together with families, schools, communities, and State-level organizations to build a coordinated school health program that promotes and improves the health and education of all young people.

286 Water Street  5th Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3856
TTY: Maine relay 711


Children with Special Health Needs/Genetics      Details +

Strives to enhance the quality of life for Maine children and adults with special health care needs through direct services, leadership, education and collaboration.

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Strives to enhance the quality of life for Maine children and adults with special health care needs through direct services, leadership, education and collaboration.

286 Water Street 7th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5139
Fax: 207-287-5355
Fax: 207-287-4743 (genetics)
TTY: Maine relay 711


Early Childhood Initiative      Details +

Seeks to change the way that Maine communities, organizations, and state government support, nurture, and protect the young children in our state.

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Seeks to change the way that Maine communities, organizations, and state government support, nurture, and protect the young children in our state.

286 Water Street 7th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3339
Fax: 207-287-5355
TTY: Maine relay 711


Injury Prevention      Details +

Provides leadership and coordination to assure a statewide, comprehensive and integrated injury prevention program that serves as a resource for professionals, communities, agencies, and professional organizations in both the public and private sectors.

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Provides leadership and coordination to assure a statewide, comprehensive and integrated injury prevention program that serves as a resource for professionals, communities, agencies, and professional organizations in both the public and private sectors.

286 Water Street 5th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-5356
Fax: 207-287-7213
TTY: Maine relay 711


Public Health Nursing      Details +

Conducts standardized community assessments. Coordinates quality, affordable, and accessible resources for individual, families and communities. Prevents and controls epidemics. Promotes healthy lifestyles. Evaluates outcomes of public health services. Participates in public health emergency preparedness activities. Provides culturally appropriate health care services.

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Conducts standardized community assessments. Coordinates quality, affordable, and accessible resources for individual, families and communities. Prevents and controls epidemics. Promotes healthy lifestyles. Evaluates outcomes of public health services. Participates in public health emergency preparedness activities. Provides culturally appropriate health care services.

286 Water Street 7th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4112
Fax: 207-287-5355
TTY: Maine relay 711


Health Equity      Details +

The Office of Health Equity promotes health and wellness in Maine's racial and ethnic minority communities.

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The Office of Health Equity promotes health and wellness in Maine's racial and ethnic minority communities.

286 Water Street 7th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4577
Fax: 207-287-5355
TTY: Maine relay 711



Women's Health      Details +

Working to promote and protect the health, safety, and quality of life of women at every stage of life.

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Working to promote and protect the health, safety, and quality of life of women at every stage of life.

286 Water Street 7th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-4577
Fax: 207-287-5355
TTY: Maine relay 711



Women, Infants and Children (WIC)      Details +

WIC nutrition staff meets with clients to assess diet and identify nutritional needs, provide individual nutrition counseling, determine appropriate food benefits, monitor growth and refer concerns to the physician. WIC also provides health and community referrals. These referrals may include Medicaid and CHIP insurance, well child clinics, child developmental screening, food bank, heating and housing assistance, food stamps, TANF, child care, immunizations, and lead screening.

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WIC nutrition staff meets with clients to assess diet and identify nutritional needs, provide individual nutrition counseling, determine appropriate food benefits, monitor growth and refer concerns to the physician. WIC also provides health and community referrals. These referrals may include Medicaid and CHIP insurance, well child clinics, child developmental screening, food bank, heating and housing assistance, food stamps, TANF, child care, immunizations, and lead screening.

286 Water Street 6th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3991
Fax: 207-287-3993
TTY: Maine relay 711


Contract Management      Details +

Providing support to DHHS through the effective management of purchase of service agreements.

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Providing support to DHHS through the effective management of purchase of service agreements.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-3707
Fax: 207-287-3005
TTY: Maine relay 711


Rate Setting Unit      Details +

The Rate Setting unit is responsible for determining adequate methods of reimbursement for departmental services provided by designated agencies.

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The Rate Setting unit is responsible for determining adequate methods of reimbursement for departmental services provided by designated agencies.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-4254
TTY: Maine relay 711


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services      Details +

On August 30, 2012, the Office of Substance Abuse and the Office of Adult Mental Health Services were combined to form OSAMHS.

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On August 30, 2012, the Office of Substance Abuse and the Office of Adult Mental Health Services were combined to form OSAMHS.

State House Station #11
Augusta, Maine 04333-0040
Phone: 207-287-2595 or 207-287-4243
TTY: Maine Relay 711


Criminal Justice      Details +

Focused on providing treatment services to correctional clients involved with the Maine Department of Corrections (MDOC).

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Focused on providing treatment services to correctional clients involved with the Maine Department of Corrections (MDOC).

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthone Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2595
TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax: 207-287-4334


Data and Research      Details +


Gathers data in a variety of ways to inform planning and resource allocation decisions.

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Gathers data in a variety of ways to inform planning and resource allocation decisions.

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthony Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2595
TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax: 207-287-4334


Driver Education and Evaluation Programs (DEEP)      Details +

The goal of the program is to lessen the incidence of injury, disability and fatality that results from alcohol and other drug related motor vehicle crashes, and to reduce the risk of re-offense for OUI.

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The goal of the program is to lessen the incidence of injury, disability and fatality that results from alcohol and other drug related motor vehicle crashes, and to reduce the risk of re-offense for OUI.

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthony Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-626-8600
TTY: 207-287-4475
Fax: 207-287-3903


Fiscal/Contracting      Details +

Responsible for the administration and monitoring of approximately 200 contracts with community agencies for substance abuse treatment and prevention services.

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Responsible for the administration and monitoring of approximately 200 contracts with community agencies for substance abuse treatment and prevention services.

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthony Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2595
TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax: 207-287-4334


Information and Resource Center      Details +

Houses a collection of books, videos, audiocassettes, and literature which are searchable online.

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Houses a collection of books, videos, audiocassettes, and literature which are searchable online.

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthony Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 800-499-0027 (In-State Only) or 207-287-8900
TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax: 207-287-8910


Prevention      Details +

Prevents and reduces substance abuse and related problems by providing leadership, education and support to communities and institutions throughout Maine.

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Prevents and reduces substance abuse and related problems by providing leadership, education and support to communities and institutions throughout Maine.

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthony Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2595
TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax: 207-287-8910


Treatment      Details +

Assists service providers with the coordination, planning, and implementation of alcohol and drug abuse programs.

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Assists service providers with the coordination, planning, and implementation of alcohol and drug abuse programs.

Maine Office of Substance Abuse
41 Anthony Avenue
#11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-2595
TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax: 207-287-4345


Information Technology       Details +

Information Technology is an office in the Department of Administrative and Financial Services that works in collaboration with DHHS to provide development, management and support of all IT services.

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Information Technology is an office in the Department of Administrative and Financial Services that works in collaboration with DHHS to provide development, management and support of all IT services.

221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Phone: 207-287-3864
Fax: 207-287-1131
TTY: Maine relay 711


State Run Facilities


Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center      Details +

A 100 bed psychiatric hospital serving two-thirds of the State's geographic area that provides services for people with severe mental illness.

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A 100 bed psychiatric hospital serving two-thirds of the State's geographic area that provides services for people with severe mental illness.

P.O. Box 926
656 State Street
Bangor, ME 04402-0926
Phone: 207-941-4000


Riverview Psychiatric Center      Details +

A center for best practice, treatment, education and research, for individuals with serious, persistent mental illness, and co-occurring substance use disorders.

Riverview Psychiatric Center      Close -

A center for best practice, treatment, education and research, for individuals with serious, persistent mental illness, and co-occurring substance use disorders.

250 Arsenal Street
Augusta, ME 04332-0011
Phone: 888-261-6684