United States Department of Health and Human Services ( HHS )


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The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), also known as the Health Department, is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government with the goal of protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services. Its motto is "Improving the health, safety, and well-being of America". Before the separate federal Department of Education was created in 1979, it was called the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW).

HHS press release, blog etc

07/18/2017 - 15:19 Secretary Price: The status quo is not acceptable or sustainable
07/15/2017 - 12:22 HHS Secretary Tom Price and CMS Administrator Seema Verma Address the Summer 2017 National Governors Association Meeting "The Future of Health Care"
07/14/2017 - 07:08 HHS announces $80.8 million in grants for Adult and Family Treatment Drug Courts, and Adult Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts
07/13/2017 - 14:08 Medicare Trustees Report shows trust fund solvent through 2029
07/13/2017 - 13:58 HHS Secretary Price: Trump Administration Is Taking Action on Drug Prices
07/11/2017 - 15:50 HHS Secretary Price: Alaska Waiver Approval Just the First Step in Era of State Flexibility
07/09/2017 - 20:51 Secretary Price Statement on Declining Obamacare Insurance Market
07/07/2017 - 06:07 Secretary Price Appoints Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D., as CDC Director and ATSDR Administrator
06/29/2017 - 13:02 HHS awards $15 Million to help families affected by lead exposure in Flint, MI
06/27/2017 - 12:18 Readout: Secretary Prices Visit to Colonial Flag Company in Sandy, Utah to Discuss Healthcare
06/27/2017 - 10:17 Readout: Secretary Price Hosts Healthcare Listening Session with Doctors in Dallas, Texas
06/26/2017 - 06:57 HHS announces the availability of $195 million to expand substance abuse and mental health services at health centers nationwide
06/22/2017 - 12:37 Readout of Secretary Prices Healthcare Listening Session with Individuals Facing Lack of Coverage
06/22/2017 - 12:12 Secretary Price Applauds Senate Proposal to Repeal and Replace Obamacare
06/19/2017 - 11:48 Secretary Price Meets with Opioid Addiction Specialists, Providers, and Treatment Facilities Stakeholders
06/15/2017 - 10:47 Readout of Secretary Prices Listening Session with Medical & Healthcare Professionals at the White House
05/31/2017 - 09:27 HHS announces over $70 million in grants to address the opioid crisis
05/31/2017 - 06:05 HHS announces the Move Health Data Forward Phase 3 challenge winners