The integration initiatives include:

  • Coordination of trainings for maternal and child health providers on domestic/sexual violence and how best to respond to clients,
  • Promotion of system wide initiatives and policy development regarding trauma informed care, and
  • Incorporation of best practice health care responses to sexual and domestic violence into payment and organizational structures which are changing under health care reform. See the Strengthening Collaborations Progress Report, December 2013 pdf format of Strengthening Collaborations Progress Report
docx format of Strengthening Collaborations Progress Report.

Contact Beth Nagy at 617-624-5420 or Beth.Nagy@State.MA.US.

This information is provided by the Violence Prevention and Intervention Services within the Department of Public Health.