Health Insurance HHS.gov
Learn about efforts to require health insurers to provide the same level of benefits for mental health and substance use disorder services that they do for other medical care. Content created by Digital Communications Division …
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Health Care Facilities HHS.gov
Health Care Providers & Facilities. Locate health care providers and facilities and compare your options. Find a Clinic, Free or Low-cost Medical or Dental Care (Health Resources & Services Administration) Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centers (National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health) Find a Cancer Center (National Cancer
Coronavirus (COVID-19) HHS.gov
Coronavirus (COVID-19) HHS and our federal partners are working together with state, local, tribal and territorial governments, public health officials, health care providers, researchers, private sector organizations and the public to execute …
Strengthening Maternal Health HHS.gov
The United States has the highest maternal mortality rate among high-income countries. Addressing the maternity care crisis is a top priority at HHS. We are committed to supporting safe pregnancies and childbirth, eliminating pregnancy-related health disparities, and improving health outcomes for parents and infants across our country.
Public Health Reports HHS.gov
Published since 1878, Public Health Reports (PHR) is the official journal of the office of the U.S. Surgeon General and the U.S. Public Health Service. PHR is published by SAGE Publishing Inc. through an agreement with the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH).. This peer-reviewed public health journal features bimonthly articles …
Vaccines & Immunizations HHS.gov
Vaccines including polio, mumps, rubella, measles, and tetanus are routinely recommended for most people. Other vaccines are recommended based on age, health, or specific circumstances. Immunization Information for You and Your Loved Ones. Get information on vaccines and immunization for infants, children, teenagers, adults, and seniors.
Health & Health Care ASPE
ASPE produces health policy research with a focus on equity, coverage, and access. Find resources related to a broad range of topics, including the uninsured population, vaccine hesitancy, Medicaid/CHIP, Medicare, the federal marketplace (HealthCare.gov), telehealth, health care delivery, underserved areas, delivery system transformation, health …
Biden-Harris Administration Makes Hundreds of …
States and jurisdictions to receive twice the allocation previously anticipated under accelerated delivery schedule. The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), announced today that it is making up to 442,000 doses of the JYNNEOS vaccine available for states and jurisdictions to order under an accelerated Phase 3 …
HHS Approves 12-month Extension of Postpartum Medicaid and …
5 hours ago · The Biden-Harris Administration has made expanding access to high-quality, affordable health care a top priority – and because of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) and other Administration efforts, more people than ever before have health insurance coverage. Extending Medicaid postpartum coverage is an important part of these efforts.
Public Health Emergency Declaration
A Public Health Emergency Declaration. The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) may, under section 319 of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, determine that: a) a disease or disorder presents a public health emergency (PHE); or b) that a public health emergency, including significant outbreaks of infectious disease or bioterrorist attacks, …
Health Care Sector Pledge HHS.gov
The Health Care Sector Climate Pledge invites organizations to commit to lowering their greenhouse gas emissions and building more climate resilient infrastructure. HHS, in partnership with the White House, issued this call to action for health care stakeholders on Earth Day 2022 and at an event just over two months later, announced the pledges
HIPAA Policy Brief
This Policy Brief focuses on the disclosure by a covered entity of PHI to a public health authority. The terms Covered Entity, Protected Health Information, and Public Health Authority are important to understand: . Covered entities are health plans, health care clearinghouses, and certain health care providers that electronically transmit
Healthy Aging HHS.gov
Find physicians, group practices, hospitals, home health agencies, and dialysis facilities based on star ratings, services offered, and quality of care. Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace Learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace and your Medicare benefits. Replacement Medicare Cards Learn how to get a replacement Medicare card.
Climate and Health Outlook HHS.gov
The Climate and Health Outlook is an effort to inform health professionals and the public on how our health may be affected in the coming month (s) by climate events and provide resources to take proactive action. This edition explores the climate-related health hazards of wildfire, drought, extreme heat, and hurricanes.
Healthcare Reform ASPE
February 22, 2022. This issue brief analyzes changes in health insurance coverage and examines trends in access to care among Black Americans using data from 2011-2020. This Issue Brief is part of a series of ASPE reports examining the change in coverage rates and access to care after implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) among
HIPAA Public Health Authority Disclosure Request Checklist
A Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Covered Entity is permitted to disclose protected health information (PHI) without individual authorization to a “public health authority” that is authorized by law to collect or receive such information for the purpose of preventing or controlling disease, injury or disability
CMS's Emergency Preparedness Related to Clinical Laboratories …
To help health care providers and suppliers prepare for these emergencies or disasters, CMS adopted a final rule (the Emergency Preparedness Rule) in September 2016. The rule required those providers and suppliers to: (1) plan adequately for both natural and manmade disasters; (2) coordinate with Federal, State, Tribal, and regional and local
The National Institutes of Health Did Not Ensure That All Clinical
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) provides funding for clinical trials carried out by NIH scientists in NIH laboratories on its campuses (Intramural) and through awards to the community of scientists at universities, medical centers, hospitals, and research institutions throughout the United States and abroad (Extramural).
Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Inspector General. https://oig.hhs.gov . The mission of the Office of Inspector General (OIG), as mandated by Public Law 9 5-452, as amended, is to protect the integrity of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) programs, as well as the
HIPAA: Public Health Authority
A Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Covered Entity is permitted to disclose protected health information (PHI) without individual authorization to a “public health authority” that is authorized by law to collect or receive such information for the purpose of preventing or controlling
OPKO HEALTH, INC. AND BIOREFERENCE HEALTH, LLC.
OPKO Health, Inc. and BioReference Health, LLC Appendix A – Corporate Integrity Agreement . 2. respond to all OIG inquires in a prompt, objective, and factual manner; and 3. prepare timely, clear, well-written reports that include all the information required
Addressing Health Worker Burnout
Addressing health worker burnout is about more than health. It’s about reflecting the deeper values that we aspire to as a society—values that guide . us to look out for one another and to support those who are seeking to do the . same. Health workers have had our backs during the most difficult moments of the pandemic.
Telehealth and COVID-19 Telehealth.HHS.gov
To find where to get a COVID-19 vaccine near you: Search vaccines.gov. Text your ZIP code to 438829. Call 1-800-232-0233. Check your local pharmacy’s website to see if vaccination appointments are available. Find out which pharmacies are participating in the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program.
NPPES NPI Registry
HORIZON NJ HEALTH: NJ : 60023390: Other: AETNA: 7792567: Taxonomy: Primary Taxonomy Selected Taxonomy State License Number; Yes 207QG0300X - Family Medicine Geriatric Medicine: NJ: 25MA07631500 : A federal government website managed by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services