President Obama has nominated New Mexico Health and Human Services secretary Pamela Hyde to become the next administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Hyde, who has 30 years of experience in healthcare management and consulting — much in the mental-health arena, has served in a variety of public posts, including as a state mental health director and state human services director.
The Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Kathleen Sebelius, stated “Ms. Hyde has worked tirelessly to improve access, quality, and accountability of health and human services programs for the residents of her state.”
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