Today, the Medicare Trustees met and released their annual report detailing the state of Medicare.
"It’s a wake up call for everyone who is concerned about Medicare and the health of our economy. And it’s yet another sign that we can’t wait for real, comprehensive health reform." --Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
Acting Surgeon General Dr. Steven K. Galson explains what you can do to prevent the spread of the flu in this public service announcement. Learn more about what you can do to stay healthy.
H1N1 (Swine) Flu Investigation
The CDC is actively investigating human cases of influenza A (H1N1) in several states and is working closely with Canada, Mexico and the World Health Organization. The CDC is continuously updating its investigation information.
President Obama is committed to working with Congress to pass comprehensive health reform this year in order to control rising health care costs, guarantee choice of doctor, and assure high-quality, affordable health care for all Americans. Learn more at www.HealthReform.gov
May 11, 2009 HHS Makes Funding Available to Strengthen Non-Profits, Faith Based Groups
The Department of Health and Human Services today announced the availability of grants worth $50 million from the Strengthening Communities Fund, a new fund created by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. More...
May 11, 2009 Secretary Sebelius Announces HHS Office of Health Reform Personnel
Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius today announced the establishment of the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office of Health Reform. More...
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