Tennessee’s Next Health Commissioner Will Be Kentucky State Sen. Ralph Alvarado

Kentucky state Sen. Ralph Alvarado, R-Winchester, will soon be heading to Tennessee.

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced Alvarado, a medical doctor and healthcare executive, will become the next commissioner of the state’s Department of Health. The move takes effect January 16.

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Tennessee Department of Health Gets Grant Money for Improving Maternal Death Outcomes

The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) announced Tuesday that it has received a $5 million competitive federal grant to fund community and clinical programs that improve the state’s maternal health outcomes.

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