LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has appointed a new interim director of Metro Division of General public Health and Wellness as latest director, Dr. Sarah Moyer, will take a new situation at Humana.
Dr. Jeff Howard, Metro Public Overall health and Wellness’ health care director, as the new interim director and main wellbeing strategist commencing on May perhaps 27, in accordance to the Mayor’s business office.
On Tuesday, Fischer announced that Moyer experienced taken a new posture as Chief Health care Officer for Humana’s Medicaid business in Kentucky.
Moyer had joined as the metro’s health-related director in 2015 and named the city’s main health and fitness strategist in 2017.
“From the get-go, Dr. Moyer was instrumental in top our Louisville Metro Public Wellness team’s award-winning techniques to enhancing the wellbeing of all our citizens, and she has shown those people skills as our neighborhood navigated a the moment-in-a-century international pandemic,” Fischer claimed in a release. “I want to thank Dr. Moyer for her partnership, and I’m delighted to see her proceed to be a leader in our community as a result of her new job at Humana.”
Howard was appointed as the city’s healthcare director in late 2021 and served as the senior chief in the department to support facilitate exterior partnerships and support community health initiatives.
He experienced earlier served as a well being plan advisor to the Vice President of the United States and as the Commissioner for Public Health and Chief Medical Officer of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
“I look ahead to this possibility to serve my fellow Louisvillians,” Howard mentioned in the launch. “The ongoing pandemic has highlighted the requirement of a powerful public health technique and the Louisville Metro Public Wellbeing and Wellness group has time and once again shown the potential to meet up with that will need. I am grateful for their assistance and to be counted amongst them. Thank you to Mayor Fischer for entrusting me to direct this extraordinary and really crucial organization.”
Moyer will start her position at Humana on July 5 and will remain as an advisory function to the Mayor by way of the stop of the calendar year.
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