Keyword: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
An administrative law judge ruled MD Anderson must pay $4.3 million for HIPAA violations tied to unencrypted devices stolen in 2012 and 2013.
HHS and 16 other federal agencies finalized an effective date for the Common Rule, and one policy group is hopeful this one will stick.
The stockpile would shift to the control of the Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response.
The "broken" drug pricing system in the U.S. is forcing some patients to make decisions that can negatively impact their health, experts warn.
Rep. Diana DeGette called for a hearing over the well-being of immigrant children being separated from their parents at the border.
A House bill proposed a 29% budget cut to ONC in 2019, less than the White House requested but enough to raise concerns from policy experts.
A federal appeals court dealt a blow to insurers on Thursday, ruling that HHS is not required to make risk corridor payments.
A draft funding bill released by the House Appropriations Committee highlights several key health policy priorities.
President Donald Trump said on May 30 that drug companies would announce voluntary prescription drug price drops in two weeks.
Democrats grilled HHS Secretary Alex Azar about Trump's campaign promise to allow Medicare to directly negotiate prices with drug companies.