MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Robert R. Neall, Secretary of Health (410) 767-4639

Dennis R. Schrader, Chief Operating Officer & Medicaid Director (410) 767-5343
Lisa A. Burgess, M.D., Acting Deputy Secretary, Behavioral Health (410) 402-8452
Bernard A. Simons, Deputy Secretary, Developmental Disabilities (410) 767-5607
Vacancy, Deputy Secretary, Medicaid (Health Care Financing) (410) 767-4139
Gregg A. Todd, Deputy Secretary, Operations (410) 767-6505
Frances B. Phillips, R.N., Deputy Secretary, Public Health Services (410) 767-6525
Kathleen A. Ellis, Principal Counsel (410) 767-1867


[photo, Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland] (410) 767-6500; 1-877-463-3464 (toll free, Maryland)
e-mail: Contact MDH
fax: (410) 767-6489; tdd: 1-800-735-2258 (toll free)
web: https://health.maryland.gov/pages/index.aspx
www.marylandaccesspoint.info/consumer/index.php (health & support services - Maryland Access Point)

Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland, October 2019. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


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ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

OFFICE OF SECRETARY

(M00A01, formerly 32.01.01)
FY2020 appropriation: $43,678,806; authorized positions: 341.5
Robert R. Neall, Secretary of Health (appointed by Governor with Senate advice & consent) (410) 767-4639
e-mail: robert.neall@maryland.gov

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

(M00K0101)
FY2020 appropriation: $1,956,724; authorized positions: 14
Lisa A. Burgess, M.D., Acting Deputy Secretary for Behavioral Health (410) 767-3167
e-mail: lisaa.burgess@maryland.gov
web: https://health.maryland.gov/bhd/Pages/Home.aspx

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ADMINISTRATION


[photo, Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland]

DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES ADMINISTRATION

(M00M01, formerly 32.13.01)
FY2020 appropriation: $1,309,147,391; authorized positions: 155.5
Bernard A. Simons, Deputy Secretary for Developmental Disabilities (410) 767-5607
e-mail: bernard.simons@maryland.gov
web: https://dda.health.maryland.gov/Pages/home.aspx

Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland, November 2003. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


OFFICE OF FISCAL SERVICES & OPERATIONS
Valerie A. Roddy, Deputy Director (410) 767-5607
e-mail:
valerie.roddy@maryland.gov

OFFICE OF POLICY & PROGRAMS
O. Patricia Sastoque, Deputy Director (410) 767-5607
e-mail:
patricia.sastoque@maryland.gov

PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES

STATE ANATOMY BOARD

OFFICE OF CHIEF MEDICAL EXAMINER

OFFICE OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ADMINISTRATION

OFFICE OF HEALTH CARE QUALITY

OFFICE OF POPULATION HEALTH IMPROVEMENT

OFFICE OF PREPAREDNESS & RESPONSE

LABORATORIES ADMINISTRATION

PREVENTION & HEALTH PROMOTION ADMINISTRATION

VITAL STATISTICS ADMINISTRATION


OPERATIONS & MEDICAID

Dennis R. Schrader, Chief Operating Officer & Medicaid Director (410) 767-5343
e-mail: dennis.schrader@maryland.gov


[photo, Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland]

ENTERPRISE SHARED SERVICES

(M00A0102, formerly M00C01, formerly 32.03.01.01)
FY2020 appropriation: $29,533,210; authorized positions:
Dennis R. Schrader, Chief Operating Officer (410) 767-5343
e-mail: dennis.schrader@maryland.gov

Lobby, Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland, October 2019. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


OFFICE OF FINANCE

(formerly M00A0102)
Jordan Butler, Chief Financial Officer (410) 767-3484; e-mail: jordan.butler1@maryland.gov
Aviel Glenner, Deputy Chief Financial Officer (410) 767-6074; e-mail: avi.glenner@maryland.gov
web: https://health.maryland.gov/fma/Pages/home.aspx


[photo, Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building (view from Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.), 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland]

MEDICAID (HEALTH CARE FINANCING)

(M00Q01, formerly M00P0101)
FY2020 appropriation: $11,355,343,239; authorized positions: 623.5
Vacancy, Deputy Secretary for Health Care Financing (410) 767-4139
web: https://mmcp.health.maryland.gov/pages/home.aspx

Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building (view from Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.), 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland, October 2017. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


REGULATORY PROGRAMS

(M00B01)
FY2020 appropriation: $64,412,812; authorized positions: 483.6


HEALTH OCCUPATIONS BOARDS & COMMISSIONS

[photo, Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland] (M00B0104, formerly M00A0104, M00P0204, 32.16.02.04)
FY2020 appropriation: $22,269,083; authorized positions:
Kimberly C. Lang, Ph.D., Associate Director, Health Workforce (410) 764-4682; fax: (410) 358-0128
e-mail: kimberly.lang@maryland.gov


Herbert R. O'Conor State Office Building, 201 West Preston St., Baltimore, Maryland, October 2019. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


MARYLAND COMMUNITY HEALTH RESOURCES COMMISSION

(M00R0103)
FY2020 appropriation: $7,998,765; authorized positions:
Mark A. Luckner, Executive Director (410) 260-6290
e-mail: mark.luckner@maryland.gov
web: https://health.maryland.gov/mchrc/Pages/home.aspx

Appointed by Governor with Senate advice & consent to 4-year terms:
Allan A. Anderson, M.D., Chair, 2023
Surina A. Jordan, Ph.D., 2020; Barry P. Ronan, 2020; Carol I. Simmons, Ph.D., 2020; Elizabeth Leung Chung, 2021; Scott T. Gibson, 2021; Erica I. Shelton, M.D., 2021; Celeste A. James, 2022; Anthony C. Wisniewski, Esq., 2022; J. Wayne Howard, 2023; Julia A. Wagner, 2023.

Meetings, see: https://health.maryland.gov/mchrc/Pages/meetinginfo.aspx

MARYLAND HEALTH CARE COMMISSION

(M00R0101, formerly 32.18.01.01)
FY2020 appropriation: $34,314,508; authorized positions:
Michael J. (Ben) Steffen, Executive Director (appointed by Maryland Health Care Commission with Governor's approval)
(410) 764-3565, 1-877-245-1762 (toll free)
e-mail: ben.steffen@maryland.gov
web: http://mhcc.maryland.gov/

Appointed by Governor with Senate advice & consent to 4-year terms:
Andrew N. Pollak, M.D., Chair (chosen by Governor), 2020
Jason C. McCarthy, Pharm.D., 2020; Randolph S. Sergent, Esq., 2020; Marcus Li Wang, 2020; Candice A. Peters, M.D., 2021; Martha Gast Rymer, 2021; Stephen B. Thomas, Ph.D., 2021; Marcia Lee Boyle, 2022; Martin L. Doordan, 2022; Margaret B. Hammersla, Ph.D., 2022; Jeffrey T. Metz, 2022; Elizabeth Anne Hafey, Esq., 2023; Gerard S. O'Connor, M.D., 2023; Michael J. O'Grady, Ph.D., 2023; Cassandra B. Tomarchio, 2023.

Meetings: 3rd Thursday, 1:00 p.m.

STATE HEALTH SERVICES COST REVIEW COMMISSION

(M00R0102, formerly 32.18.01.02)
FY2020 appropriation: $115,980,553; authorized positions:
Kathleen K. (Katie) Wunderlich, Executive Director (appointed by State Health Services Cost Review Commission with Governor's approval) (410) 764-2605
e-mail: katie.wunderlich@maryland.gov
web: www.hscrc.maryland.gov/

Appointed by Governor to 4-year terms:
Nelson J. Sabatini, Chair (chosen by Governor), 2022
Joseph R. Antos, 2020; John M. Colmers, 2021; Adam E. Kane, Esq., 2021; James N. Elliott, M.D., 2022; Victoria W. Bayless, 2023; Stacia A. Cohen, 2023.

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.

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