Health Care Town Hall Meetings by Maine Quality Counts

Posted March 05, 2014, at 9:05 a.m.

STATEWIDE, Maine — Maine Quality Counts and its partners will present free “Health Care Town Hall Meetings” 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 31, throughout Maine to discuss how patients and providers can choose wisely.

John Santa, MD, MPH, is the medical director of Consumer Reports Health and represents consumers in multiple venues across the healthcare industry.  He plays a major role in the consumer “translation” activities related to the Choosing Wisely campaign, according to a Maine Quality Counts press release.

 Maine Quality Counts is collaborating with Maine AARP, Maine Association for Area Agencies on Aging, Maine Health Access Foundation, Maine Health Management Coalition and Maine Osteopathic Association to bring the Town Hall Meetings.

John Santa, MD, MPH will be presenting live at Maine General Medical Center’s Alfond Center for Health, Education Pavilion with live stream webcast out to the following locations:

  • Brewer – EMHS, Cianchette Auditorium
  • Lewiston – University of Maine campus
  • Machias – University of Maine campus
  • Presque Isle – University of Maine campus
  • Portland – University of Maine, Wishcamper Center
  • Waterville -Thayer Center for Health, Dean Auditorium

 For more information on the event and to register, visit; or call Judy Ward at 620.8526, ext. 106 or email:

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