Location: Harrington, Maine
Located in rural Washington County, Down East Maine, Harrington Family Health Center cares for some of the sickest and poorest individuals in the state. They offer quality primary care, dental and mental health services to all individuals regardless of their ability to pay. Harrington, and Washington County as a whole, have very high poverty and unemployment rates. Many in the area are elderly and report being in poor health and uninsured. Since Health eVillages partnered with Harrington Family Health center in 2015, the providers have utilized tablets to help address high rates of diabetes, cancer, heart disease and hypertension.
As of 2018, Harrington is currently equipped with 10 tablets for their clinical staff to counsel patients on new diagnoses as well as medication contradictions.