Margie Heald Deputy Director - Federal Programs
Office of Health Care Quality
Margie Heald – Deputy Director Federal Programs, Office of Health Care Quality, Department of Health
Margie joined the OHCQ in the fall of 1997 as a Health Facilities Survey Coordinator in the Long Term Care Unit. She became the Program Manager for the Long Term Care Unit in March 2001 and was promoted to Deputy Director in the fall of 2006. She is certified as a nursing home surveyor. She has a bachelor’s degree in behavioral sciences from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Master's degree in Special Education from McDaniel College in Westminster, Maryland.