DHCFP Leadership

Acting Administrator

Marta Jensen
Marta Jensen has been with the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services for 22 years, beginning in social services with the Nevada State Welfare Division as an eligibility caseworker for AFDC, Food Stamps and Medicaid. During her 14 years with the Welfare Division, Marta was also a hearings representative, eligibility system trainer, quality control specialist, child care program specialist, child care systems analyst and the program manager for the Energy Assistance Program. In 2007, she transferred to the Medicaid Division where she held numerous oversight roles and also was appointed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services as the Region IX representative for the Fraud and Abuse Technical Advisory Group (TAG) where she co-chaired a national work group on provider enrollment and screening. In 2014, Marta was promoted to the Deputy Administrator of Administrative Services at the Division of Public and Behavioral Health where she was responsible for executive oversight of the accounting and budget, contracts, information systems and human resources units. In late August 2015, she was named the acting administrator for the Division of Health Care Financing and Policy, also known as the State Medicaid Office.

Deputy Administrator

Betsy Aiello
Betsy Aiello is the deputy administrator for the Nevada Division of Health Care Financing and Policy. She has worked for the division for over 15 years, during which time she has managed the State Children’s Health Insurance Program, Nevada Check Up and the state’s 1915(c) waiver programs. Prior to her work in state government, Betsy worked in the health care industry as an occupational therapist and in hospital administration. She has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Nevada, Reno, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from San Jose State University.
Last Edited: 2/22/2017