Alumna Marilyn Tavenner Receives AACN Policy Luminary Award
Alumna Marilyn Tavenner (B.S. ’83/N; M.H.A. ’89), administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, was recently presented with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Policy Luminary Award. The annual award recognizes a nursing leader whose work in public policy has made lasting and significant contributions to the nursing profession. Tavenner manages all aspects of CMS, the $850 billion federal agency that ensures health care coverage for 100 million Americans.