About the Committee
The Governor-appointed Nursing Facility Administrator Advisory Committee provides the department with recommendations for licensure sanctions and rule changes for the Nursing Facility Administrator Licensing Program pursuant to Texas Health and Safety Code, Chapter 242, Subchapter I. It is comprised of:
- One physician
- Three nursing facility administrators
- One registered nurse
- One social worker
- Three public members
Melinda Mitchell Jones, RN
Hari Namboodiri, NFA
Ronald S. Palomares, Ph.D.
Amanda C. Burnett, NFA
Liam M. Fry, M.D.
Sheila M. Haley, PhD
Abraham Mathew, DBA, MA, MSW, NFA, Chair
Dennis Myers, PhD, NFA, LMSW, Co-Chair
Meeting Dates 2022
All meetings are held in Austin; primarily in the HHS agencies’ public hearing rooms.
March 11, 2022 (9:30 a.m.)CANCELLED June 10, 2022 (9:30 a.m.)CANCELLED
- September 9, 2022 (9:30 a.m.)
- December 2, 2022 (9:30 a.m.)
Contact us at HHSC Credentialing & Registry Enforcement .