LEWISTON, Maine — Kevin Lewis, CEO of Maine Community Health Options , recently announced that Matthew Sanfacon has joined the organization as credentialing coordinator.
MCHO is a nonprofit organization that will provide affordable health insurance to Maine people and small businesses beginning in January 2014. The enrollment start date for the plan is Oct. 1, 2013. Organized as a Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan, MCHO’s mission is to provide high-quality benefits that promote health and wellbeing.
In his new role, Sanfacon will work with the manager of credentialing in all aspects of the MCHO credentialing program. He will work to ensure a smooth application process, and maintain provider information.
Prior to joining MCHO, Sanfacon spent eight years working as an administrator for the Roman Catholic Diocese in Portland. He has also worked for various political campaigns, the Maine State Senate, and was a candidate for the Maine House of Representatives.
Sanfacon is a native of Caribou, and currently lives in Augusta. He is continuing his education at the University of Maine.
Maine Community Health Options is a Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan created with the support of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. MCHO is a private, nonprofit entity governed by a customer-based Board of Directors, which gives members a strong voice in the policy direction and further development of the plan. For more information on MCHO please visit www.maineoptions.org.