Retiring Microsoft Office Vice President Kurt DelBene is going to be heading up the revamp of the troubled HealthCare.gov site.
Politico reported the news on Tuesday. The US Department of Health and Human Services confirmed it shortly thereafter.
Microsoft announced in July 2013 that DelBene, a 20-year Microsoft veteran, would be retiring as Microsoft reorganized itself along more device/services-focused lines. DelBene's last day at Microsoft was Monday, a Microsoft spokesperson confirmed.
Kathleen Sebelius, US Secretary of Health and Human Services, announced DelBene's appointment in a press release today. From that release:
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