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HHS Grants to Help 246 Health Centers Deliver Comprehensive Care

The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a total of $8.6 million to 246 health centers in the continental U.S., Micronesia and the Northern Mariana Islands in an effort to help the facilities manage quality of care and provide better patient experiences. HHS said Thursday the grants will help the centers implement initiatives to …

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Barney Krucoff Named DC City Chief Data Officer

Barney Krucoff, former geographic information officer in the state of Maryland’s information technology department, has been appointed as chief data officer for the Washington, D.C. city government. He aims to increase the flow of information between the district’s agencies as well as help the local government establish rules intended to facilitate data sharing and people connections,  according …

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Denise Turner Roth Named GSA Deputy Administrator

Denise Turner Roth, an 18-year public service veteran and former city manager for Greensboro, N.C., has joined the General Services Administration as deputy administrator and will succeed the retiring Susan Brita on March 14. Brita will leave the agency after nearly four years of service as the agency’s number two …

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Profile: Dan Tangherlini, GSA Administrator

Dan Tangherlini was sworn into office as administrator of the General Services Administration, July 5, 2013 and manages all of the agency’s daily operations, programs and policies. Prior to that, he served as the agency’s acting administrator for 15 months following the departure of Martha Johnson. From 2006 to 2009, Tangherlini …

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Dan Tangherlini to be Nominated Full-Time GSA Head

President Barack Obama plans to nominate Dan Tangherlini, acting chief of the General Services Administration since April 2012, to lead the agency as administrator on a full-time basis. “I want to thank Dan for his leadership over the past year and for agreeing to continue serving in the administration,” Obama …

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DC CFO Natwar Gandhi Retiring; Jack Evans Comments

District of Columbia Chief Financial Officer Natwar Gandhi is retiring from the city government as of June 1, the Washington Business Journal reports. Michael Neibauer reports Gandhi is stepping down for personal reasons, citing a statement from Gandhi’s spokesperson David Umansky. Gandhi, the city’s CFO since 2000, and Mayor Vincent …

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