3/8/17 - Health & Human Services

Senator Mario Scavello questions existing department heads during the Senate Appropriations Committee budget hearing for the Governor’s newly-proposed Pennsylvania Department of Health & Human Services.

The new department would merge the following departments:

Department of Human Services (Secretary Ted Dallas)

Department of Health (Secretary Dr. Karen Murphy)

Department of Aging (Secretary Teresa Osborne)

Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs (Acting Secretary Jennifer Smith)