26 March 2020 – Appointment of new secretary for the Puerto Rico Department of Health

Type of Intervention: Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Adapting or closing offices, businesses, institutions, and operations
Level of Jurisdiction: Puerto Rico
Lead People/Agency: Governor
Senate of Puerto Rico

Overview: Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced this afternoon appointed Dr. Lorenzo González Feliciano as secretary of the Puerto Rico Department of Health, an appointment that she will send to the Senate of Puerto Rico for confirmation.
Full details here: https://www.fortaleza.pr.gov/content/gobernadora-v-zquez-garced-designa-secretario-del-departamento-de-salud

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group