Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Louise Olsen

Research Analyst, Disability and Aging Program
Louise Olsen

Office Location

438B Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus




Research Analyst, within the Cutler Institute’s disability and aging program area. Louise has extensive experience in policy research and implementation, with specific expertise in the assessment process, functional eligibility, service plan development and service authorizations.

Areas of Expertise

Technical assistance to support the interface between Maine’s assessment and authorization system and its Medicaid claims system; assessment system enhancement design to accommodate policy changes, and testing and trouble-shooting system prior to new releases; training on system enhancements and policy changes; data analysis of authorization and eligibility data; assistance with quality measure development for LTSS programs.


Please review Louise Olsen's publications on Digital Commons.


Louise has a B.A. from the University of Southern Maine.