Topic: Public Health Agencies
While the coronavirus continues to spread rapidly in China, the number of cases in the U.S. has held steady with only five people sick with the virus.
Federal officials are urging providers to monitor patients for potential symptoms of the coronavirus that has sparked an outbreak in China.
The AMA has adopted a new policy to help ensure residents and fellows who lose their jobs due to unexpected teaching hospital closures are protected.
Climate change is leading to serious public health crises, but the tools are in place to address the threats, said former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
The Surgeon General directed his warning specifically at the two populations amid a changing landscape of marijuana laws and attitudes in states across the U.S., as well as growing concerns about youth vaping.
New York City has kicked off an initiative that aims to connect the city’s 600,000 uninsured residents with care.
CVS Health and Aetna Foundations are launching a new campaign to fight the increase in youth smoking with e-cigarettes.
Massachusetts General Hospital announced the launch of the new Mass General Center for Gun Violence Prevention this week.
Methamphetamine use is surging in parts of the U.S., leaving first responders and addiction treatment providers struggling to handle a rising need.
Gavin Newsom wants to provide health coverage to low-income young adults who are in the U.S. illegally, but this would siphon public health funds.