In a Facebook Q&A with MSBNC host Chris Hayes, Health and Human Services Director Sylvia Burwell called the erroneous conflation of dental sign-ups with Obamacare enrollments last spring "unacceptable."
The federal Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is moving its email application and collaboration services to the Microsoft Office 365 solution that is hosted in a Government Community Cloud, it was announced Thursday. The move involves approximately 125,000 seats, writes Greg Myers, vice president of Microsoft Federal, in a blog post. Show More Summary
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is ramping up its efforts to get Hispanics enrolled in Obamacare. “We’re about to start open enrollment—which will start on Saturday,” HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in a Google Hangout...Show More Summary
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell encouraged families with mixed immigration status to sign up for Obamacare to see whether they could get subsidies for purchasing health insurance. Burwell made her remarks during aShow More Summary
WASHINGTON — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said that it will fall short of expectations of enrolling Americans in ObamaCare healthcare exchanges. The Hill reported this past Monday, HHS said up to 9.9 million people will enroll in ObamaCare in 2015. Originally, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) expected closer to 13 million people […]
Nicole Kaeding Open enrollment for Obamacare’s second year begins next week. In the chaotic launch of HealthCare.gov, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) delayed the launch of the sister portal for small businesses. Now,...Show More Summary
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today that more than $2.2 billion in grants was awarded in fiscal year (FY) 2014 to cities, states and local community-based organizations, funded through the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program. This funding will ensure that more than half a million people living with and affected by HIV...
Alastair "Al" Fitzpayne, a top Treasury Department aide with extensive contacts on Capitol Hill, will be the next chief of staff at the Department of Health and Human Services, working with secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell.
It's not easy to pretend that a failure as immense as ObamaCare is "working," much less living up to its promises, but the hard Left and Administration drones keep trying. The latest road apple dropped by Health and Human Services, after...Show More Summary
Utah had been on my list of highly probable Medicaid expansion states for a while now. They’ve been in talks with Health and Human Services (HHS) for a 1115 waiver and their discussions have been wide ranging. Last Friday, it looks like the outlines of a deal have been agreed to: “They are giving us [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
By VICTORIA JONES Talk Radio News Service WASHINGTON – Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell says we may see more Ebola cases in the United States. “We had one case and I think there may be other cases, and I think we have to recognize that as a nation,” She said. “What’s most important […]
The Catholic Church remains opposed to the Department of Health and Human Services' birth control mandate that was modified in August.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is funneling $4 million over the next two years to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Office of Refugee Resettlement to provide legal representation for 2,600 unaccompanied illegal minors. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, with little fanfare, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a public database of information about how much money and in-kind benefits doctors have been receiving from pharmaceutical and medical device makers. Show More Summary
Four substances have been added in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 13th Report on Carcinogens, a science-based document that identifies chemical, biological, and physical agents that are considered cancer hazards for people living in the United States. The new report includes 243 listings. read more
THE FBI, CIA, DWI USA: HHS shock: 1 in 12 Americans use illegal drugs. America is doped up — and drunk. According to a shocking new report from the Health and Human Services Department, there were 24.6 million people aged 12 or older who used illicit drugs during just one month last year. “That’s enough […]
The Department of Health and Human Services is improperly hiding health insurers' requested rate increases from the public -- in violation of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new lawsuit from a former administration health official. States are generally charged with reviewing health insurers' proposed rate increases, but HHS conducts reviews for several states […]
HOUSTON, Texas -- More federal tax dollars will be spent on legal counsel for minors who entered the U.S. illegally. President Obama's Health and Human Services (HHS) announced on Tuesday that $4.2 million more "leftover funds" will be spent on counsel for the foreigners. Show More Summary
Nicole Kaeding In May, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Burwell testified to Congress that costs for building HealthCare.gov were $834 million. New research from Bloomberg Government suggests that Burwell’s...Show More Summary
Funding creates an estimated 4,750 new jobs; Helps newly insured access care Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today $295 million in Affordable Care Act funding to 1,195 health centers in every U.S. State, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Pacific Basin to expand primary care...