Nominee Verma to face Senate committee

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

WASHINGTON – Seema Verma, President Trump’s pick to run CMS, is scheduled to appear before the Senate Finance Committee Thursday at 10 a.m. Verma has an extensive background in Medicaid health policy, and helped design Healthy Indiana Plan, the nation’s first consumer-directed Medicaid program. Tom Price was confirmed as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services on Feb. 10.