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AHCA/NCAL Congratulates Secretary Azar  
AHCA/NCAL Congratulates Secretary Azar
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Washington, D.C.The American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) President and CEO Mark Parkinson today issued the following statement regarding confirmation of Alex Azar as Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS):


“We congratulate Secretary Azar and look forward to working together with him and his colleagues at HHS. Secretary Azar’s health care expertise will help the long term and post-acute care profession continue to deliver quality care to the millions seniors and individuals with disabilities we serve.”


The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) represents more than 14,000 non-profit and proprietary skilled nursing centers, assisted living communities, sub-acute centers and homes for individuals with intellectual and development disabilities. By delivering solutions for quality care, AHCA/NCAL aims to improve the lives of the nearly 5 million seniors and individuals with disabilities who receive long term or post-acute care in our facilities each year. For more information, please visit or​​