HHS Secretary Burwell announces Region IX Director of HHS
November 21, 2014 09:25 AM
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell recently announced the appointment of Melissa Stafford Jones as the Region IX Regional Director.
"I am delighted to welcome Melissa Stafford Jones to our team of regional directors at HHS,” said Secretary Burwell. “Melissa is a devoted public servant, and I look forward to working with her to help the people of Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and the U.S. Pacific territories secure the building blocks of healthy, productive lives.”
As a Regional Director, Stafford Jones will serve as a key representative of the Department of Health and Human Services in working with federal, state, territorial, local, and tribal officials on health and social service issues, including implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
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