HHS Secretary Azar Statement on Flu Vaccine Executive Order

20. September 2019 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Upon President Trump’s signing of an executive order to modernize influenza vaccine manufacturing, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar issued the following statement: “President Trump’s executive order to modernize influenza vaccine manufacturing reflects his commitment both to America’s national security and to America’s health. Faster methods of producing influenza vaccines will help keep Americans ...

HHS Awards over $85 Million to Help Health Centers Expand Access to Oral Health Care

19. September 2019 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded over $85 million to 298 health centers to expand their oral health service capacity through new infrastructure enhancements. These investments are the first by HRSA to solely focus on oral health infrastructure and will enable HRSA-funded health centers ...