At the 2022 Los Angeles State of Reform Health Policy Conference, California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Director Michelle Baass discussed some of the latest and most notable developments in Medi-Cal during her Morning Keynote.      In particular, Baass highlighted the progress of CalAIM implementation and addressed Medi-Cal workforce development initiatives, as well … Read more

Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the appointment of California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) Undersecretary Michelle Baass as Director of the California Department of Health Care Services, filling the role held by outgoing Director William Lightbourne since June 2020. CHHS Deputy Secretary of Program and Fiscal Affairs Marko Mijic has been appointed to serve as Undersecretary of the … Read more