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Trump’s latest HHS nominee has extensive ties to health care industry

5 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price faced an investigation for his health care industry stock trades this year, but the potential conflicts of interest in that department may not end with him. President Donald Trump’s pick for Price’s deputy secretary, Eric Hargan, may also be...

U.S. senator raises questions about hospital operator UHS

(Reuters) - A Republican senator said on Tuesday he had written to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) raising questions about reports of "troubling conduct" by psychiatric hospital operator Universal Health Services Inc.

ACA rule comments

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) just released their final rule for the 2018 Exchange parameters. There are not too many surprises.  The theme is consistent.  Premiums are reduced for people who make more than 400% FPL by cutting benefits for people who make under 400% FPL.  It is a slight transfer of […]

Pulse Check: Value-based Care Models and the New Administration

By GREG FULTON From within the new leadership at Health & Human Services (HHS), some anticipated and current payment models tied to MACRA are advancing, while others not-yet-tied to MACRA are being delayed. MSSP Track 1+ was officially unveiled post-election through a CMS webinar March 22, and CPC+ has moved to round two. Also, but

HHS head Tom Price pockets $150,000 windfall on stock sale

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Tom Price’s $150,000-Plus Stock Windfall Tom Price doesn’t appear to have suffered a financial hit when he fulfilled his pledge to sell off some assets as the new head of the Department of Health and Human Services. On one transaction alone, Price made a profit of more than $150,000 on shares...

Via Trump’s HHS, states will revamp their Medicaid expansions with conservative twist

The future of Medicaid under Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price will soon become clear when the department decides whether Kentucky and Arizona can dramatically revamp their Medicaid expansion … Click to Continue »

Senators Demand Answers About Possible Probe Of HHS Secretary Price

3 weeks agoHealth : The Checkup

Nine senators are pushing U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reveal what he knows about a reported investigation into Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price’s stock trades that a top federa...

Congressman Duped by The Onion's 'Abortionplex' Has Been Appointed to HHS 

Last week, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that they had appointed Representative John Fleming (R-LA) as a deputy assistant secretary. Fleming, who will report directly to HHS Secretary Tom Price, is a member of the Freedom Caucus and longtime anti-abortion activist. As Congressman, supported… Read more...

Trump Appoints Radical Anti-LGBTQ Activist to Lead HHS Civil Rights Office

HRC blasted President Trump’s decision to appoint anti-LGBTQ activist Roger Severino to lead the division charged with enforcing civil rights law at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Trump quietly selected Severino this week to serve as Director of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at HHS. Show More Summary

GOP Bill May Hurt HHS Sec’s Home Clinic

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price got his start at Grady Memorial Hospitaland now the bill hes helping to pass may destroy its work.

Former Louisiana Rep. John Fleming to join HHS under Trump

Former Louisiana Congressman John Fleming is going to be working for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune (http://bit.ly/2nO2eUk ) reports that former U.S. Rep John Fleming … Click to Continu...

HHS Strips LGBT Seniors From Annual Survey

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

NBC News reports: Advocates are outraged that questions about LGBTQ seniors have suddenly been removed from an annual survey that determines services for elderly Americans. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) uses the National...Show More Summary

Trump Administration Erases LGBT People from Key Annual HHS Survey of Older and Disabled Americans

last monthLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Trump administration has erased questions regarding LGBT people from a key annual Health and Human Service survey of older Americans which are used to determine the effectiveness of key programs for seniors and LGBT people with disabilities. Show More Summary

HRC Calls on Trump Admin. to Reinstate Sexual Orientation Question in National Senior Survey

HRC lambasted the Trump Administration’s Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Administration for Community Living (ALC) for removing a question about sexual orientation from the National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants (NSOAAP), an annual national survey of recipients of select services under the Older Americans Act (OAA). Show More Summary

Fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Said to Have Been Investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price

last monthNews : Truthdig

By Robert Faturechi / ProPublica Trump’s head of the Department of Health and Human Services (pictured, right) traded stocks of health-related companies while working on legislation affecting the firms. A source says Bharara was overseeing an investigation.

Fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Said to Have Been Investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price

Click here for reuse options! Trump's Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price was reportedly under investigation for stock trades Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who was removed from his post by the Trump administrationShow More Summary

Draining the Swamp: Health and Human Services Cuts: Decrease Budgets, Increase Efficiency?

Trump’s Budget: Health and Human Services Cuts: Decrease Budgets & Increase Efficiency TOTAL CUTS to HHS: 17.9% Decrease ($15.1 billion)?... The post Draining the Swamp: Health and Human Services Cuts: Decrease Budgets, Increase Efficiency? appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara is Said to Have Been Investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price

Trump’s head of the Department of Health and Human Services traded stocks of health-related companies while working on legislation affecting the firms, and a source says Bharara was overseeing an investigation.

Employees Say HHS Head Tom Price Sends Staff 'Propaganda' Emails

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Two employees at the National Institutes of Health have forwarded Jezebel emails that appear to show the newly instated head of the Department of Health and Human Services, Dr. Tom Price, sending what they call “propaganda” for the controversial Republican healthcare replacement bill. Read more...

HHS Secretary Tom Price is confronted about Planned Parenthood

At CNN's town hall Wednesday, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price discussed the GOP's plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. He took questions from people worried about defunding Planned Parenthood.

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