WASHINGTON—National Health Law Program (NHeLP) Executive Director Elizabeth Taylor issued the following statement welcoming yesterday’s confirmation of Sylvia Mathews Burwell as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
“Ms. Burwell brings an unparalleled array of experience and a strong commitment to protecting our nation’s health. From the public sector to the private sector, she has earned the trust and admiration of her colleagues and comes to HHS at a time of immense importance. We look forward to working with her to advance the health of all for years to come.”