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New CMS rule allows flexibility in certified EHR technology for 2014

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published a final rule today that allows health care providers more flexibility in how they use certified electronic health record (EHR) technology (CEHRT) to meet meaningful use for an EHR Incentive Program reporting period for 2014. Show More Summary

Houston Leads Nation for Illegal Immigrant Minors' Destination

HOUSTON, Texas -- President Obama's Health and Human Services (HHS) has responded to the crisis along the Texas-Mexico border by quietly releasing illegal immigrant minors onto U.S. soil. 30,340 illegal immigrant minors have already been released in states around the country--4,829 were released in Texas alone. Show More Summary

Members of Congress Want FDA to Drop Agency’s Push for FSMA User Fees

Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and Sam Farr (D-CA) are calling on the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to request full funding for implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rather than continuing to consider user fees as a funding source. For the FY... Continue Reading

PTasseater, Former HHS Cyber Security Director, Convicted In Child Porn Case

NEBRASKA – Timothy DeFoggi, the former acting director of cyber security at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, was convicted of engaging in a child exploitation enterprise. DeFoggi, the 56-year-old known online as PTasseater,...Show More Summary

Latest HHS Spin on the Abortion Pill Mandate is Still Unconstitutional

Late last week, on Friday afternoon, while most of us were checking out of work and focusing on the weekend, the Department of Health and Human Services issued a press release informing of yet another revision to its contraceptive/abortion pill mandate. As it turns out, we didn't miss much.

Former HHS Cybersecurity Chief Convicted on Child Porn Charges

From The Daily Mail: Timothy DeFoggi, a former acting director of cyber security for the U.S. Department of health and Human services, was convicted Tuesday on federal charges of engaging in a child exploitation enterprise, conspiracy to advertise and distribute child pornography, and accessing a computer with intent to view child pornography. Show More Summary

Former acting HHS cybersecurity director convicted on child porn charges

A former acting director of cybersecurity at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services was convicted on child pornography charges, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday. Timothy DeFoggi, 56, was convicted of "engaging in...Show More Summary

Fox Ignores Fact That New Contraception Mandate Rules Follow SCOTUS Instructions

Fox News host Shannon Bream misled about new regulations from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that allow both non-profit and for-profit entities to opt-out of health insurance coverage for contraception, while pretending...Show More Summary

HHS Transferring Illegal Unaccompanied Minors With Potential MS-13 Ties to Gang Stronghold Cities

Reports show the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is transferring thousands of unaccompanied illegal minors, some of whom have already been identified as gang members by U.S. Border Patrol agents, to large U.S. cities that rank among the top strongholds of the American gang Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13. Show More Summary

One Of My Favourite Themes - Complexity - Seems To Have Struck Again. It’s All Harder Than It Seems.

This appeared a little while ago.VA, HHS hindered by IT complexityPosted on Jul 25, 2014By Government Health IT StaffFederal government agencies, including the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Defense and...Show More Summary

More Telling Examples from Our ‘Most Transparent Administration Ever’

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

This week we discover that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has deleted e-mails sought by members of Congress investigating the horrible, broken launch of Obamacare's federal exchange. Here's how MSNBC describes theShow More Summary

HHS awards $54.6 million in Affordable Care Act mental health services funding

221 Health Centers nationwide will expand behavioral health services using funds from the health care law Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today $54.6 million in Affordable Care Act funding to support 221 health centers in 47 states and Puerto Rico to establish or expand behavioral health services for over 450,000 people...

3 States File Brief on Behalf of Catholic TV Station Seeking Exemption From HHS' Contraception Mandate

Three states have filed an amicus brief on behalf of an Alabama-based Catholic television station founded by nuns that is seeking an exemption from the Department of Health and Human Services' "preventive services" mandate.

HHS Sec and CDC Director Meet with African Officials About Ebola Outbreak

Officials from three of the African countries facing an outbreak of Ebola met with Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Mathews Burwell and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden during the U.S.-Africa Summit Monday. Show More Summary

Surgeon agrees to treat HIV-positive patients after losing federal funding

A California surgeon has voluntarily entered into a Post-Termination Compliance Agreement with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) to restore his eligibility to receive federal funding from HHS. Show More Summary

Feds Fly Unaccompanied Minors to Alaska

HOUSTON, Texas--As unaccompanied minors continue to illegally cross the Texas-Mexico border, President Obama's Health and Human Services (HHS) has been quietly releasing them onto U.S. soil. A total of 30,340 unaccompanied minors have...Show More Summary

Report: Feds Release Far More Illegal Aliens in Texas Than Any Other US State

HOUSTON, Texas--Amid the border crisis, President Obama's Health and Human Services (HHS) has been quietly releasing illegal immigrant minors onto U.S. soil. According to HHS' Office of Refugee and Resettlement, a total of 30,340 unaccompanied minors have already been released from federal custody after being placed in a foster home. Show More Summary

HHS Admits They Have No Clue How Many Illegals Will Arrive Next Year, Sets Budget Anyway

HOUSTON, Texas--In a budget report for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 obtained by Breitbart Texas, the Obama Administration's Health and Human Services (HHS) admitted that it has no way of reliably predicting how many illegal aliens will enter the U.S. Show More Summary

BREAKING: HHS Has Released 30,340 Unaccompanied Illegal Minors Across US This Year

(Breitbart TX) The Department of Health and Human Services Office of Refugee Resettlement has released figures on unaccompanied minors to US sponsors. According to the Office of Refugee Resettlement 30,340 illegal children were secretly released to sponsors across the United … Continue reading ?

Burwell Appoints Former Wal-Mart Executive to New HHS Post

New Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell is bringing in Leslie Dach, a former colleague who until recently was the executive vice president of corporate affairs for Wal-Mart Stores Inc., to act as her senior counselor at the agency.

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