The Directors of NEHEN

The New England Healthcare Exchange Network, Inc. (NEHEN) is a not-for-profit health information exchange organization governed by a Board of Directors composed of representative members of its participating health plans, provider organizations and community stakeholders. The Board is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the consortium. The NEHEN Program Office, run by MAeHC, coordinates and oversees the activities of NEHEN’s implementation partners.

Each Board member serves a term of three years and is nominated and elected by their peers. NEHEN Inc.'s by-laws ensure that its Board is made up of a diverse representation of healthcare-industry professionals drawn from the provider and payer communities. The Board is assisted in decisionmaking through the use of ad-hoc Advisory Groups comprised of relevant subject matter experts. Members of the NEHEN Board of Directors receive no financial compensation for their service to NEHEN.

Director Name
John D. Halamka
    President & Chairmen of the Board of Directors
CareGroup / BIDMC
William Shickolovich Tufts Medical Center
Peter Coakley (Appointed by MHDC) LogixHealth
David Querusio Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
John Stone Partners
Norm Costlin BCBS MA
Tom WallTufts Health Plan
Dan O'Neil Steward
Dan Moriarty Atrius
Daniel Nigrin Children's Hospital
Tim O'Connor Lahey Clinic
Denny Brennan (Appointed by MHDC)
Sonja Brehm FCHP
David Whitham (Appointed by MHDC) EOHHS
Board Officers (non-voting members)
Secretary Micky Tripathi MAeHC
Assistant Secretary Dave Szabo Edwards, Angell Palmer & Dodge, LLP