FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/31/17

Contact: Marissa Crary
518.463.1118, ext. 824
email: crary@nyshcp.org

 

Kristin Salvi Joins the NYS Association of Health Care Providers as Director for Government Affairs


ALBANY, NY – Kristin M. Salvi has joined the New York State Association of Health Care Providers (HCP) as Director for Government Affairs. Salvi will play an integral role in HCP’s legislative and regulatory advocacy, strategy development, grassroots campaigns, and other related policy initiatives in support of New York’s home care industry.

Salvi brings over a decade of public health policy experience to her position at HCP. Prior to joining HCP, Salvi was the Director of Government Relations for the American Heart Association, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Salvi was responsible for directing and implementing all public policy campaign activities for New York State. Salvi has previously worked for the NYS Nurses Association and the New York State Office of Mental Health.

Salvi has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Journalism from the State University of New York at Albany and is currently obtaining her Master’s in Public Administration Degree (MPA) from Syracuse University.

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About HCP
HCP is a statewide trade association representing the full spectrum of home and community-based providers.  Through a strong network of regional chapters and an active State office in Albany, HCP is a primary authority of the health care industry.