Welcome to the Maine Health Care Association (MHCA) website. Established in 1954, MHCA is a non-profit trade association representing 200 Maine nursing homes and assisted living/residential care facilities. Members provide a range of long term care services that may include nursing, skilled nursing, rehabilitation or post-acute care, hospice, residential care, adult day care and independent living services. Governed by a Board of Directors, MHCA is the largest advocacy organization for facility-based long term care providers in Maine. On this site, you can obtain the latest information on long-term care in Maine, become an advocate, register for education programs, start a career, network with peers over a private list serve, join a Committee, learn about MHCA recognition programs, find a long-term care facility in your area, get directions to the MHCA office in Augusta, or access other important resources. MHCA staff is committed to providing outstanding member service, useful resources, and quality experiences as we support members who are on the front lines of delivering quality long term care services every day. Please contact us at (207) 623-1146 or email Ashley Ellis if you have a question or cannot find the information you need.