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PRIS BORONIEC NAMED TO LEAD DHS DIVISION OF LONG TERM CARE
MADISONDepartment of Health Services Secretary Dennis Smith
announced today that Pris Boroniec has been appointed to the position of
Division Administrator for the Division of Long Term Care. Boroniec comes
to DHS from the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based health care consulting
firm Sellers Dorsey where she served as Director of Health Care Reform.
She has more than 33 years of health policy experience including serving
as the Deputy Administrator of the DHS Division of Health Care Financing.
“I am very excited to have the opportunity to welcome Pris Boroniec
back to the Department of Health Services, especially at a time when the
Medicaid program faces so many challenges. Her wealth of experience will
be an invaluable resource when it comes to stabilizing our Medicaid Long
Term Care programs for decades to come,” said Secretary Smith.
In her position as Director of Health Care Reform for Sellers Dorsey,
Boroniec consulted with a wide range of states including Massachusetts,
Pennsylvania, Texas, Michigan, Washington, South Dakota, Colorado,
Mississippi, Wisconsin, and Indiana. During her previous service with DHS,
from 1998 to 2005, she played an instrumental role in the nation’s first
SCHIP waiver program, BadgerCare and the SeniorCare Pharmacy Plus waiver
Boroniec holds a Master of Public Policy (MPP) and a Bachelor’s
degree from the University of Michigan.
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