RICHMOND, Va. (AP)- Gov. Bob McDonnell has appointed Dr. Gregg A. Pane to head the stage agency that administers Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
McDonnell announced Pane's appointment as director of the Division of Medical Assistance Services on Thursday.
Pane currently serves as director of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' National Health Care Preparedness Programs.
He is a former director of the District of Columbia Health Department and a former chief policy and planning officer for the U.S. Veterans Health Administration.