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Long Term & Chronic Care

This committee is responsible for issues related to promoting the health and well-being of people with chronic illnesses and providing an array of long-term care and support options for people of all ages who have disabilities.  Special attention is given to innovative reform activities in the areas of financing, community care initiatives, consumer direction, quality, housing with services and nursing home care.

 

Chair
MaryAnne Lindeblad, MPH, BSN
Director of Medicaid
Washington State Health Care Authority
Olympia, Washington

 

Vice Chair
Pamela Parker, MPA
Manager
Special Needs Purchasing
Minnesota Department of Human Services
St. Paul, MN

Greg Allen
Director
Division of Financial Planning & Policy
Office of Health Insurance Programs
New York State Department of Health
Albany, NY

 

Andrew Allison, MPP, PhD 
Director
Division of Medical Services
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Little Rock, AR

 

Jane Beyer, JD
Assistant Secretary
Aging and Disability Services
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
Olympia, WA

 

Dorothy Danfelser
Legislative Analyst, Minority Senate
New Mexico Legislature
Santa Fe, NM
 

Glenace Edwall, PhD, MPP 
Director
Children’s Mental Health Division
Minnesota Department of Human Services
St. Paul, MN

 

Marc Gold, MA, MEd
Special Advisor
Policy and Promoting Independence
Texas Department of Aging & Disability Services
701 West 51st Street
Austin, TX

  

Dawn Lambert
Project Director
Money Follows the Person Rebalancing Demonstration
Connecticut Department of Social Services
Hartford, CT 

 

Gail Propsom, MA 
Director 
Bureau of Long Term Support 
Wisconsin Department of Human Services 
Madison, WI

 

Flo Stein, MPH
Chief 
Community Policy Management
Division of Mental Health Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse
Department of Health and Human Services
Raleigh, NC

 

Lana Stohl, MBA, LCSW
Director
Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health
Utah Department of Human Services
Salt Lake City, UT

 

Jennifer Vermeer, MPA
Medicaid Director
Iowa Department of Human Services
Des Moines, IA

 

Debra Waldron, MD, MPH
Director and Chief Medial Officer
Child Health Specialty Clinics
Division of Health Promotion/Chronic Disease Prevention
Iowa Department of Public Health
Iowa City, IA

 

Susan Yontz
Director, Integrated Care Division
Medical Services Administration
Michigan Department of Community Health
Lansing, Michigan

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