Maine Primary Care Association (MPCA), a membership organization representing the collective voices of Maine’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), is pleased to announce the winners of the 2023 Clinical and Administrative Excellence Awards, which were presented during MPCA’s Annual Conference that took place at the Samoset Resort in Rockport on Wednesday, Oct.25, 2023. The Clinical and Administrative Excellence Awards were created in 2005 to honor the contributions and accomplishments of individuals and health center advocates working to ensure that affordable, high quality and equitable health care is available to all Maine people.


Darcy Shargo, CEO, Maine Primary Care Association, said, “Maine’s Community Health Centers are filled with remarkably talented and selfless individuals who serve their communities with dedication and pride. This year’s award recipients have continued to show their commitment and passion in the face of challenges none of us could have predicted. On behalf of our members and our staff, I am delighted to honor all that they do to make Maine a better place.”