ADvancing States Congratulates Seema Verma as Administrator of CMS

On March 15th, Martha Roherty, on behalf of ADvancing States, wrote to congratulate Seema Verma on her confirmation as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Ms. Roherty writes, "We look forward to working with you in your new role. We are excited to work in partnership with a CMS Administrator that possesses such a strong background in the Medicaid program, including experience with LTSS-related issues in several states. We believe that there are opportunities for strengthening the partnerships between states and the federal government as we seek to improve supports and services for older adults, people with disabilities, and other individuals who require LTSS."
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Alert date: 
Friday, March 17, 2017