Task Force on Behavioral Health Data Policies and Long Term Stays

Final Report    

Task Force Members

Áron Boros
Center for  Health Information & Analysis (CHIA)

Terri Anderson, PhD
Department of Mental Health Designee

Matt Collins, MD
Massachusetts Association of Health Plans

Karen Coughlin
Massachusetts Nurses Association

Vic DiGravio
Association of Behavioral Healthcare

Pat Edraos
Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers

Tim Gens
Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA)

Michael Goldberg, PhD
Massachusetts Psychological Association

Greg Harris, MD
Massachusetts Psychiatric Society

Melody Hugo
SEIU Local 509

Anne Manton
American Nurses Association of  MA

Laurie Martinellli
National Alliance on Mental Illness  MA

David Matteodo
Massachusetts Association of Behavioral Health Systems


If you would like to contact the this Task Force, please email CHIA-Contact@state.ma.us

For more information on the task force please see
Section 230 of the FY2015 Commonwealth State Budget

This special task force has been convened to identify existing structural or policy-based impediments to delivering comprehensive and cost-effective behavioral and mental health treatment within the commonwealth's health care system. 

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