MHA News Member News MaineGeneral’s Chuck Hays new MHA Chair Date:6/22/2016 8:30:40 PM Chuck Hays, chief executive officer of MaineGeneral Health in Augusta, was installed as chair of the Maine Hospital Association Board of Directors at the Association’s annual Summer Forum, on Wednesday, June 22, at the Samoset Resort in Rockport. RFGH Nurse is 2016 MHA Caregiver of the Year Date:6/22/2016 12:00:00 AM Kelly Hughes Wheeler has been selected the 2016 Maine Hospital Association (MHA) Caregiver of the Year. Substance Abuse/Opioid Resources Date:6/7/2016 3:21:32 PM Resources, reports and legislation that help address Maine's growing opioid crisis. Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) Resources Date:5/16/2016 4:25:20 PM The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) is also known as the "permanent doc fix." It changes the way that Medicare pays physicians. Recommendations of the Maine Opioid Collaborative Date:5/11/2016 2:08:34 PM The Maine Opiate Collaborative was formed after Governor Paul LePage held a summit in August 2015 to address the heroin/opiate epidemic in Maine. This is the report of the three task forces and their recommendations. No News Items Found!