A Task Force is a group of members selected by the MDS President to address a specific problem or accomplish a specific goal in support of the strategic plan. Task Forces are given specific charge(s) to accomplish and are created on an “as needed” basis. Task Forces sunset when the charges have been accomplished. Learn more about the charges and responsibilities of each Task Force below.
Board Manual Review Task Force
The Board Manual Review Task Force was created in July 2021 by MDS President Dr. Meredith Bailey.
Communications Task Force
The Communications Task Force was created in July 2021 by MDS President Dr. Meredith Bailey.
COVID-19 Resurgence Task Force
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force
Governance Task Force
MassHealth Task Force
MDS President Dr. Meredith Bailey created the MassHealth Task Force in December 2021 and charged the Task Force with evaluating the MassHealth reimbursement rates and covered services, provider engagement, and collaboration with MassHealth and the Massachusetts Medical Society to improve access to care and health.