CMS outlined an action plan that demonstrates the Biden-Harris Administration’s ongoing efforts to provide high-quality, affordable health care for all people, regardless of their background, and to drive health equity across the Department of Health and Human Services.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, through the Health Resources and Services Administration, announced the availability of $226.5 million in American Rescue Plan funding to launch the Community Health Worker Training Program.
By Rachel Levine MD – The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted life-saving vaccination at a global level, putting millions at risk for life-threatening diseases. We saw notable decreases in childhood vaccine ordering and administration between 2019 and 2020.
On Thursday, April 7, 2022, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra and World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus held a joint press conference on World Health Day.
The Department of Health and Human Services through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is announcing two Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics funding opportunities to expand and increase access to evidence-based mental health and substance use services for all Americans.
The HHS – through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, and the Office of Minority Health– announced nearly $35 million in funding opportunities to strengthen and expand community mental health services and suicide prevention programs for America’s children and young adults.
By John Balbus & Christina Baghdikian – When many people think about climate change, they think about far-away places, like the Arctic, and far-away times in the future. But climate change is happening now, and the impacts on people in the United States are real. The face of climate change is a human face.
By Art Gross – March 1st, 2022 is the deadline for breach reporting for HIPAA-covered entities and their business associates – and the date is fast approaching!
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, through the Health Resources and Services Administration, announced 20 winners of the Promoting Pediatric Primary Prevention (P4) Challenge, a nationwide competition to increase pediatric vaccination rates and well-child visits.