The Obama administration on Tuesday proposed an $80.1 billion budget for the Health and Human Services department, representing a $3.9 billion increase over 2012 levels. The budget includes new funding for AIDS prevention, family planning programs, food safety, Head Start and mental health services for young adults and families. But it does not include a […]
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently reported that 4 million Americans have signed up for private health insurance plans through the federal and state-based marketplaces. Open enrollment for the Affordable CareShow More Summary
After all the changes and delays to Obamacare, the Galen Institute lists 35 major ones, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Tuesday pointed the finger at GOP governors for “playing with people’s lives,” by rejecting Medicaid in their states under Obamacare. Show More Summary
Embattled Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius sparked controversy on Tuesday when she contradicted her own previous statements by denying that the Obama administration aimed for seven million Obamacare enrollments by March 31. Show More Summary
Wow. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking a ?social media analytic tool? that will give the government access to ?full Twitter historical data,? according to a solicitation released on Tuesday. The agency is seeking feedback for...
tw telecom ratcheted another point in its public sector column by winning a contract from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide a new Wide Area Network (WAN – Cloud B) that will interconnect three HHS Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) site locations.
All that work tw telecom has been doing to tune its network for the coming era of the cloud has paid off in some nice federal business. They’ve been awarded a WAN-Cloud-B contract by the Department of Health and Human Services worth up to $21.85M over the next four or five years. … [visit site […]
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) sent a blistering letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius accusing her agency of stonewalling about its guidance on a key question in the health law.
Embattled Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius told reporters on Monday that zero evidence exists to suggest that the unpopular Obamacare program is a jobs killer. "There is absolutely no evidence, and every economist will tell you this, that there is any job loss related to the Affordable Care Act. Show More Summary
There is good news on the Obamcare front. More Americans enrolled in Obamacare plans in January than expected, according to data released Wednesday by the Obama administration. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) had expected to sign up 1,059,900 people last month. Instead, about 1.14 million people purchased health plans through the federal […]
More Americans enrolled in Obamacare plans in January than expected, according to data released Wednesday by the Obama administration. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) had expected to sign up 1,059,900 people last month. Show More Summary
A major crafts retail chain run by a devout Christian family has released a video online putting forth their argument against being compelled to adhere to the Department of Health and Human Services' "preventive services" mandate.
A final rule issued on February 3, 2014 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) giving Americans increased access to their personal health information will empower patients to exercise greater control over their health, according to Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostics information services. Show More Summary
The undersigned LGBT organizations are deeply disappointed that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced it will not add explicit nondiscrimination protections for LGBT and other consumers to Medicaid’s Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) program. Show More Summary
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius used the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to push Obamacare. The Daily Caller reported: Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is using the memory of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to encourage Americans to … Continue reading ?
Last week, according to the inspector general for Health and Human Services ("HHS"), American taxpayers overpaid $86 million for vacuum erection systems ("VES"), also commonly known as penis pumps. At first blush, this sounds like a hard one to believe. Show More Summary
In a Federal Register notice yesterday, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are soliciting nominations for possible membership on the Advisory Committee on Breast Cancer in Young Women. Show More Summary
On Monday, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) finally shed some light on the age demographics of those who have selected health plans on the state and federal Obamacare exchanges. While much attention has been paid to the overall numbers, the age demographics — specifically, the number of 18 to 34 year-olds — […]
Health and Human Services reported today that the demographics of those enrolled in Obamacare are what they expected, to which Charles Krathammer said, "It sounds like a lot of happy talk."With 2,153,421 enrolled in Obamacare so far only 24 percent are in the key 18-34 age bracket, fewer "young and healthies" than expected, Krauthammer noted. Show More Summary
Caleb O. Brown The Department of Health and Human Service (HHS) spends more than $908 billion each year (nearly a third of the federal budget) in various redistribution programs, the most important ones being Medicaid and Medicare. Medicaid helps low-income citizens getting healthcare. Show More Summary