Readout of Secretary Price’s Visit to Anchorage, Alaska

20. August 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Yesterday, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. participated in a roundtable with the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium in Anchorage, visited Alaska tribal health facilities, and toured human service sites with programs tailored to the unique needs of Alaska Natives. HHS plays an integral role in the relationship between the federal government and ...

Secretary Price Statement on the Signing of the FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017

19. August 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. issued the following statement after President Trump signed the FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017: “By signing the FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017 into law, President Trump is ensuring that safe and effective, life-saving treatments will continue to reach American patients, from innovative new drugs, to generic drugs, ...

HHS Secretary Price: Agreement with Mylan a Victory for Americans Who Rely on Lifesaving EpiPen

18. August 2017 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. released the following statement today after the announcement of an agreement with Mylan, the manufacturer of EpiPen to reclassify the auto injection medical device, a move that will save taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars. The agreement will reclassify EpiPen as a brand name drug consistent with ...