Riverside Community Care Welcomes
Monica Garlick as Vice President of Quality Management
Dedham, MA — Riverside Community Care, a leading behavioral healthcare and human services organization in Massachusetts, is pleased to announce and welcome Monica Garlick as the new Vice President of Quality Management. In this role Garlick oversees all of Riverside’s quality management efforts including regulatory compliance, human rights protection, examining outcomes, incident investigations, and generally ensuring quality of care across the organization.
“We are very pleased to have Monica joining us at Riverside,” said Scott M. Bock, Founder and President/CEO. “Her commitment to healthcare policy, improving health outcomes and overall healthcare delivery make Monica a wonderful resource for our organization.”
Garlick recently completed her Ph.D. in Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts and has extensive professional experience in healthcare policy, advocacy, and public health research. Her recent work includes conducting regulatory research for healthcare clients and monitoring efforts made by MassHealth. She also served as the Research Director for the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies, as well as an analyst for the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Public Health.
“I am very grateful for this opportunity with Riverside. I have a strong commitment to vulnerable populations, innovation, quality care, accountability, and measurable outcomes,” Garlick said. “I look forward to working with the talented group at Riverside supporting Riverside’s effort to innovate and successfully deliver quality care to individuals across the state.”
About Riverside Community Care
Each year Riverside Community Care provides more than 40,000 children, adolescents, and adults across Massachusetts with a broad range of behavioral healthcare and human services. We offer mental healthcare, developmental and brain injury services, youth and early childhood programs, addiction treatment, trauma response, and more. And our work includes partnerships with local hospitals, physicians, and schools.
You can count on Riverside when you or someone you know needs help. We take your trust seriously and work hard to make a difference by delivering compassionate, locally-based, integrated care.