Reston, VA, January 16, 2020 — Community Mental Health Authority of Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties (CMHA-CEI), a public governmental organization focused on mental health and substance abuse services, has selected Metaformers as its transformation partner for the progressive adoption of financial, budgeting, and human capital management solutions. Leveraging Oracle Cloud Applications, an intelligent suite of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications, the joint team will deploy integrated best-practice based business processes to support the organization’s strategic goals and optimize their return on investment (ROI) from this initiative. Metaformers is a member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). 

 CMHA-CEI worked with the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) to review current processes and identify opportunities for improvement. During this review, team members realized limitations with current processes and systems and identified areas needing improvement as well as opportunities to enhance operations with modern business processes and supporting software. Some of the key goals of the program include: 

  • Replacement of aging legacy systems
  • Adoption of best practice based business processes
  • Automation of workflows
  • Engagement and visibility for stakeholders of business processes
  • A secure system of record

Business Transformation Partners

CMHA-CEI will be aligning business processes with industry best practices and implementing Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud, Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud, and Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud. Metaformers Inc. has been chosen as the systems implementer and business transformation partner. Metaformers offers their unique capabilities in applying Oracle-delivered best-practice solutions to public sector organizations. With over 20 years of experience working with executives to transform their process and operations, Metaformers will provide knowledge leadership, a ROI-focused governance structure, and the methodology required for CMHA-CEI to successfully transform their organization and adopt a modern, adaptable solution.

Sheryl Pearson, EVP for Metaformers and Project Executive Sponsor, said, “We are excited and proud to collaborate with CHMA-CEI to transform their business processes and modernize their operations by deploying Oracle Cloud Applications. We look forward to working collaboratively as a team on this important program to establish a sustainable solution and enable CMHA-CEI to incorporate best practices. This program will provide significant efficiency benefits and give CMHA-CEI a longer-term strategic advantage so the organization can focus on providing exceptional behavioral health services to their community.” 

Stacia Chick, CFO for CMHA-CEI, said, “We selected Metaformers as their approach best aligned with our vision for the program. Metaformers also has a strong cultural alignment with CMHA-CEI. We are eager to improve business performance, make employee jobs easier, standardize business operations and better integrate our systems across the organization.


CMHA-CEI was initially formed by the County Commissions of Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties in 1964 and has a 12-member board of directors appointed by the County Commissions of all three counties. CMHA-CEI supports its membership by informing, educating, and advocating for mental health, emotional disturbance, intellectual and developmental disability, and substance use disorder services by strengthening collaboration with persons served, community, partners, and government.


About Metaformers

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