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Maine nursing home abuse assistance

Nursing home abuse involving Maine nursing homes should be reported.  Below are the names of state officials to whom you may report nursing home abuse or neglect.

State Long Term Care Ombudsman
Brenda Gallant
State LTC Ombudsman
Maine LTC Ombudsman Program
1 Weston Court
P.O. Box 128
Augusta, ME 04332
Work: (207)621-1079
Fax: (207)621-0509
Office on Aging
Christine Gianopoulos~
Bureau of Elder and Adult Services - I
Dept of Human Services
#11 State House Station
442 Civic Center Drive
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Work: (207)287-9200
Fax: (207)287-9229
Licensure and Certifications
Louis Doroqi
Maine Department of Human Services - BMS
Div. of Licensing and Certification
11 State House Station
35 Anthony Avenue
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Work: (207)287-9300
Fax: (207)287-9304
Medicaid Fraud Unit Control
Marci Alexander
Assistant Attorney General
Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of Maine
Office of the Attorney General
6 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0006
Work: (207)626-8870
Fax: (207)287-3120
Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrator
Diane Bradstreet
Nursing Home Admin. Licensing Board
Dept of Prof. & Fin. Regulation
35 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0035
Work: (207)624-8603
Fax: (207)624-8637
Medicaid Agency
Chris Zukas
Bureau of Medical Services
Dept. of Human Services
State House Station 11
Building 205 , 3rd Fl.
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Work: (207)287-3832
Fax: (207)287-2675
Quality Improvement Organization
Richard LaFleur~
Northeast Health Care Quality Foundation
(serves Maine)
15 Old Rollinsford Road, Suite 302
Dover, NH 03820-2830
Work: (603)749-1641
Fax: (603)749-1195
Protection and Advocacy System
Kimberly Moody
Executive Director
Disability Rights Center of Maine
24 Stone Street
PO Box 2007
Augusta, ME 04338-2007
Work: (207)626-2774
Fax: (207)621-1419
Adult Protective Service Agency
Ricker Hamilton
Maine DHS/Bureau of Elder/Adult Services
Dept of Human Services
161 Marginal Way
Portland, ME 04101
Work: (207)822-2150
Fax: (207)822-2162