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.

Contact Beth Nagy at 617-624-5420 or

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