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MOLST Regional Resource Map

Many thanks to the individuals listed below who have been involved in implementing MOLST in their healthcare institutions and have agreed to reply to inquiries from other institutions in their region about MOLST implementation.

For a more detailed listing of the cities and towns in each region the Massachusetts Emergency Medical Service Regions and American College of Surgeons Verified Trauma Centers has provided this map.

Massachusetts Map EOHHS Regions

 Western Mass

Central Mass

Boston and Metrowest

North Shore and Cape Ann

South Shore, Cape and Islands

Western Mass - Region 1

Baystate Health System

Diane Dietzen, MD, FACP

Director Palliative Medicine

Springfield, MA

(413) 794-1017


Cooley Dickinson Hospital

Jeanne Ryan, MA, OTR, MBA, CHCE

Executive Director - VNA & Hospice

(413) 582-5301


For EMS Providers & Instructors:

Region 1 - Linda Moriarty

(413) 586-6065


Central Mass - Region 2

For EMS Providers & Instructors:

Region 2 - Diane Barletta

(508) 854-0111


North Shore/Cape Ann - Region 3

Lowell General Hospital

Janet Liddell, RN, MSN/MBA

Manager, Performance Improvement

        (978) 937-6301


For EMS Providers & Instructors:

Region 3 - Michael Kass

(781) 224-3344


Boston and Metrowest - Region 4

Boston Children's Hospital

Amy Sanderson, MD

Clinical Champion

Newton-Wellesley Hospital

Bert AThurlo-Walsh, RN, MM, CPHQ

Director, Quality and Patient Safety

(617) 243-6341

Julia Ragland, MD

Director, Pain and Palliative Care Service

(617) 243-6573

St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

Asif Merchant, MD, FACP, CMD

Chief, Division of Geriatrics

Department of Medicine

Chief, Palliative Medicine


      For EMS Providers & Instructors:

       Region 4 - Derrick Congdon

(781) 505-4367

South Shore, Cape and Islands - Region 5

Good Samaritan Medical Center

Marcy G. Carty, MD, MPH

Vice President, Medical Affairs

(508) 427-3130


For EMS Providers & Instructors: 

Region 5 - David Faunce

(508) 946-3960