Regional Leader Information
Covered Counties: All
Primary Contact: Lisa Avery
Title: Public Reporting Program Coordinator
Address: 11 Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 260 Topsham ME 04086
Phone: 207-844-8106 Ext. 267
The Healthcare Purchaser Alliance of Maine advances value in health care through collaborative and engaged purchaser action. Its members reward and support improvement in quality, affordability and service.
Why did your organization decide to apply to become a Leapfrog Regional Leader?
Our members need nationally vetted hospital measures to improve the efficiency of their healthcare spend, by promoting the highest quality, patient-centered and affordable care, across the state.
In your view, what kind of impact Leapfrog has had on your market thus far?
The high participation rate of Maine hospitals underscores to the utility, validity and fairness of Leapfrog’s quest for improving healthcare transparency on a national level.
Geographic coverage: state of Maine
Number of employer/coalition lives in region: 200,000
Total number of targeted hospitals (general acute care facilities): 33
Number of health plans operating in Maine: 4-6