Secretary of Health and Human Services

Local News
12:21 pm
Mon January 7, 2013

State Denies MeckLINK's Reinstatement

The new Secretary of Health and Human Services has denied Mecklenburg County’s request to reinstate MeckLINK as the area’s manager of hundreds of millions of dollars in Medicaid funds.  

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Leadership
4:04 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

Governor-Elect McCrory Fills Three Key Positions

Thomas Stith

Governor-elect Pat McCrory announced Wednesday who his new chief of staff will be, as well as who will lead the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in his administration.

In a Raleigh press conference, Governor-elect McCrory laid out his priorities as he's filling key positions.

"One of my guidelines is everyone I get has to be smarter than me," McCrory said with a smile. "Now some would say that's not a high enough benchmark."

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