Governance

Governance Committee

Our Governance Committee is made up of community members, members and providers. The committee is in charge of strategy, planning, decision making and oversight. Governance includes system of care planning and process improvement.

We are currently accepting applications to participate on our Governance Committee and other committees and workgroups.

Interested in joining?

Download an application and return it to contactmercymaricopa@mercycareplan.com.  For more information, please contact Member Services at 1-800-564-5465 (toll-free) or hearing impaired TTY/TDD 711.

Committee

Governance Committee

Provider members

Behavioral health and physical health providers

Meeting frequency

6 times per year; more frequently during implementation

Responsibilities

The board will make policy, programmatic and operational changes in collaboration with ADHS/DBHS and AHCCCS.  Empowered during transition to act on implementation concerns raised by members, families and system stakeholders.  Responsible for implementing strategic direction of the Board. Central decision-making mechanism for the contract, and avenue through which concerns about the program are systematically addressed.  Review of contract performance.  Receives feedback from all other committees to evaluate contract performance. Review and determination of community investment opportunities.