The Joint Commission periodically surveys and accredits DMH psychiatric hospitals in Massachusetts. Patients, family members, staff, and community members may contact a specific facility or The Joint Commission with safety or patient concerns.
Below are The Joint Commission Contacts for each area.
Susan Sprung, Area Director
Worcester State Hospital
Joint Commission Contact: Anthony Riccitelli, Chief Operating Officer
Northeast- Suburban Area
Susan C. Wing, Area Director
Tewksbury State Hospital, Hathorne Unit
Joint Commission Contact: Marilyn Feitelberg, Chief Operating Officer
(978) 851-7321 ext. 2859
Patricia Kenny, Area Director
Solomon Carter Fuller Mental Health Center
Joint Commission Contact: Mary-Louise White, Ph.D., Chief Operating Officer
Howard Baker-Smith, Area Director
Taunton State Hospital
Joint Commission Contact: Kathleen Duke, Interim Chief Operating Officer
Corrigan Mental Health Center
Joint Commission Contact: Roberta H. Guez, Superintendent/Site Director
Cape Cod & Islands CMHC (Pocasset Mental Health Center)
Joint Commission Contact: Steven Jochim, Superintendent/Site Director
If the concerns cannot be resolved through the Department, one may contact The Joint Commission Contact at 1-800-994-6610 or by e-mailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This information is provided by the Department of Mental Health