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12/6/2022 HHS Gives $1M to Researchers to Predict Vaccine Misinformation
Politics HHS Gives $1M to Researchers to Predict Vaccine Misinformation By Adam Andrzejewski for RealClearPolicy The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is giving $1 million to researchers who can predict what misinformation about vaccines might be spread on social media and how it can impact people's trust ...
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12/2/2022 EDPMA Supports The Texas Medical Association's Lawsuit And The Implementation of the No Surprises Act As Intended
... McLEAN, Va. (PRWEB) December 01, 2022 The Emergency Department Practice Management Association (EDPMA) fully supports the Texas Medical Association's efforts to hold accountable the Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Labor and the Department of Treasury (the Departments) to ensure fair and equitable implementation of the No ...
PRWeb
12/2/2022 Texas hospitals advocate for more support as pandemic's economic impacts accelerate closures
Texas hospitals advocate for more support as pandemic's economic impacts accelerate closures The Texas Hospital Association (THA) released a new report on Thursday that shows the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a profound financial toll on the state's hospitals. Hospital operating margins were 24.1% below 2019 pre-pandemic ...
stateofreform.com
12/2/2022 Health & Welfare Plans Newsletter for December 2, 2022
... Bulletin provides a general overview of how the HIPAA Rules apply to regulated entities' use of tracking technologies." MORE Office of Civil Rights [OCR], U.S. Department of Health and Human Services [HHS] [Official Guidance] Text of HHS FAQs About Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 Implementation: Good Faith Estimates for Uninsured (Or ...
benefitslink.com
12/2/2022 Biden official says taxpayer money should pay for body mutilating sex-change surgeries for kids
... and cancers across their lifespan.‚Au While the Biden administration declined to classify gender transition services for minors as a form of child abuse, the state of Texas has explicitly assigned that label to such procedures. Texas Department of Family and Protective Services Commissioner Jaime Masters published a letter last ...
christianpost.com
12/1/2022 Hospital Price Transparency Enforcement Heats Up
... like the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) have begun issuing material violation notices and penalties for non-compliance. In September 2022, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) added CMS Hospital Price Transparency oversight to their Work Plan. The Work Plan ...
ramaonhealthcare.com
12/1/2022 New Alzheimer's medication gives some medical professionals hope
AUSTIN (KXAN) Results from a clinical Alzheimer's drug trial have many feeling optimistic about the possibility of a new treatment option to slow the effects of the disease, despite some risks associated with the drug. Biogen and Eisai, the manufacturers of the experimental drug called lecanemab, released the ...
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11/30/2022 UTMB and HDT Bio awarded prototype project funding worth up to $87.4M from the U.S. government to develop saRNA vaccine technology | Business Wire
... million by the U.S. Department of Defense's (DOD) Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO-CBRND) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services‚Ao (HHS) Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) within the Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response (ASPR), through ...
Business Wire
11/30/2022 UTMB and HDT Bio awarded prototype project funding worth up to $87.4M from the U.S. government to develop saRNA vaccine technology
GALVESTON, Texas & SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2022-- The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) has been awarded a project agreement worth up to $87.4 million by the U.S. Department of Defense's (DOD) Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO-CBRND) and the U.S ...
Business Wire
11/30/2022 UTMB and HDT Bio awarded prototype project funding worth up to $87.4M from the U.S. government to develop saRNA vaccine technology
... million by the U.S. Department of Defense's (DOD) Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO-CBRND) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services‚Ao (HHS) Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) within the Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response (ASPR), through ...
Yahoo News
11/30/2022 UTMB and HDT Bio awarded prototype project funding worth up to $87.4M from the U.S. government to develop saRNA vaccine technology | Wire | wabashplaindealer.com
GALVESTON, Texas & SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2022-- The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) has been awarded a project agreement worth up to $87.4 million by the U.S. Department of Defense's (DOD) Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO-CBRND) and the U.S ...
wabashplaindealer.com
11/30/2022 UTMB awarded $87 million to develop vaccines for looming viruses | Local News | The Daily News
... armed forces. Institutions such as the U.S. Department of Defense's Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services‚Ao Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority are funding the project. The project, in part, is meant to develop ...
galvnews.com
11/30/2022 New Alzheimer's medication gives some medical professionals hope
AUSTIN (KXAN) Results from a trial of a clinical Alzheimer's drug have given many optimism that a new treatment option may emerge to slow the effects of the disease, despite the drug's risks. Biogen and Eisai, makers of an experimental drug called lecanemab, Publication of research results ...
starsinfocity.com
11/29/2022 New Toolkit Offers Tips On Emergency Response And Preparation For Rural Communities
... of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Department (HHS). ‚AuThey wanted us to develop a tool that can help rural communities deal with disasters in infectious ...
dailyyonder.com
11/29/2022 22 States Petition HHS and CMS to Lift Vaccine Mandates for Healthcare Workers (video)
11/28/2022 22 States Petition HHS and CMS to Lift Vaccine Mandates for Healthcare Workers (video) A group of 22 states led by the Montana attorney general has urged the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to lift the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for healthcare workers in the Medicare and Medicaid ...
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11/29/2022 Fox News Pretty Sure Tyrant Biden Bringing Back Mask Mandates, Maybe Even Putting Mask On Your Face RIGHT NOW - Wonkette
Last week, the Fox News website ran an article with the ominous headline, "Mask mandate return? HHS report wants to ‚Aoencourage or mandate‚Ao masking to stop long COVID.‚Au In a rarity for Fox, the basis of the story is rooted in reality. The Department of Health and Human ...
wonkette.com
11/28/2022 Lawsuit Could Force the FDA to Rescind Approval of Abortion Pills That Endanger Mom and Baby Alike | Restoring Liberty
Lawsuit Could Force the FDA to Rescind Approval of Abortion Pills That Endanger Mom and Baby Alike Thanks to the Supreme Court's Dobbs v. Jackson ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, pro-life protections in states around the country have led dozens of abortion facilities to close their doors. But ...
joemiller.us
11/25/2022 White House resists declaring emergency as flu, viruses surge in children
... need emergency funding support and flexibilities along the same lines of what was provided to respond to COVID surges,‚Au the organizations wrote. But the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) indicated a national emergency isn‚Aot needed at this time. ‚AuWe have offered jurisdictions support confronting the impact ...
The Hill
11/24/2022 Lawsuit Could Force The FDA To Rescind Approval Of Abortion Pills That Endanger Mom And Baby Alike
Thanks to the Supreme Court's Dobbs v. Jackson ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, pro-life protections in states around the country have led dozens of abortion facilities to close their doors. But the pro-abortion industry is working overtime to fill the gap with another version of the deadly ...
thefederalist.com
11/24/2022 United States: Surprise Billing Final Rule Becomes Effective - Riker Danzig LLP
... of the October 2021 interim final rules related to payment determinations under the federal IDR process (See Texas Medical Association, et al. v. United States Department of Health and Human Services, et al., Case No. 6:21-cv-425 (E.D. Tex.), and LifeNet, Inc. v. United States Department of Health and ...
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11/23/2022 Comment on Come Unto Me by Royal Rosamond Press
Au‚AuThey said you have to ‚Aomirror the Holy Family‚Ao and I was stunned,‚Au said Marouf. ‚AuI didn‚Aot really know what that meant.‚Au I will comfort you and marry you. I will come unto you. Organize and prepare a large RV. I will travel around our ...
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11/22/2022 Triple virus threat: RSV, flu, and COVID-19 push children's hospitals to limits
... flu cases over the past few weeks. More than three-fourths of pediatric hospital beds across the country are full, according to data from the Department of Health and Human Services. Over a dozen states across the country are reporting that over 90% of their pediatric beds are occupied, including ...
Washington Examiner
11/22/2022 Federal complaint: ‘Extreme barriers’ for Alabama adults, children with disabilities to access care - al.com
The Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program has filed a federal complaint against the Alabama Department of Senior Services, alleging that the agency places ‚Auextreme barriers‚Au on disabled children and adults who are trying to access Medicaid services. The failure to provide services can have serious consequences and the need for ...
al.com
11/22/2022 Texas Bills To Remove Penalty for Fentanyl Testing Could Save Hundreds of Lives
Texas Bills To Remove Penalty for Fentanyl Testing Could Save Hundreds of Lives According to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, 1,672 Texans died of fentanyl overdoses last year, which was a massive increase from the year prior, which saw 883 people die from the drug. In the ...
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11/21/2022 Texas State Rep. Harrison to Newsmax: Urgency Rising on Immigration
... But Biden instead "went out of his way" and took "every action possibleto make the border as unsecureas possible," Harrison said. According to Harrison, the state of Texas has already had to take $3 billion to $4billion for border security efforts "onour own." "We have to do more withthe court ...
newsmax.com