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Review NYC Health Department’s Hepatitis Serology Cheat Sheet

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Nominate new members to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) by May 15

April 8, 2015

AHRQ Seeks Nomination of New Members to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) welcomes nominations for new members to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force). Each year, the Director of AHRQ appoints new members to serve 4-year terms and replace those who are completing their … Continue reading Nominate new members to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) by May 15

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Open for Public Comment: Recommendations from NYU’s 6th Annual Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AA & NHPI) Health Conference titled “Connecting the Dots: Promoting Health Equity for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders”

July 25, 2012

Action Alert! Recommendations from NYU’s 6th Annual Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AA & NHPI) Health Conference titled “Connecting the Dots: Promoting Health Equity for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific …Islanders” are now posted for public comment. One of the goals pertains to HBV! [http://bit.ly/PmuwPn]HHS Goal 1: Prevent, treat and control Hepatitis … Continue reading Open for Public Comment: Recommendations from NYU’s 6th Annual Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AA & NHPI) Health Conference titled “Connecting the Dots: Promoting Health Equity for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders”

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NYS Senate Act: Requiring hospitals to offer hepatitis C testing (in Health Committee)

August 27, 2012

There is an Act in the Health Committee of the NYS Senate which would require hospitals to offer the hep C Test to Baby Boomers… Introduced by A. Zebrowski Learn more

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Comment on: Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic Health Record Incentive Program–Stage 2

April 20, 2012

The following proposed rule has been released for public comment by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS): Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic Health Record Incentive Program–Stage 2: http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=CMS-2012-0022-0001.  Deadline: March 7 2012. This proposed rule includes the Hepatitis clinical quality measure copied below. Please review and provide comments according to the instructions – potentially … Continue reading Comment on: Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic Health Record Incentive Program–Stage 2

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Press Release | Need HBV testing in APIAs & Action From Nation’s Leaders

May 2, 2013

For a PDF version, click here. May 1, 2013 Contacts: Dr. Loc Le, Chair of National Hepatitis B Task Force (443) 618-0614, MDlocle@gmail.com Jocelyn Woog, Executive Director of the Asian Health Foundation (507) 316-1578, asianhealthfoundation@charter.net Hepatitis Awareness Month Begins May 1st National Leaders Urge All Asian and Pacific Islander Americans To Be Tested For Hepatitis … Continue reading Press Release | Need HBV testing in APIAs & Action From Nation’s Leaders

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HAP Sign-On Statement | People w/ Hep C Deserve Lifesaving Treatment

August 11, 2014

Hepatitis Appropriations Partnership (HAP) Sign-on Statement: All People With Hepatitis C Deserve Lifesaving Treatment In response to the escalating crisis in access to new, lifesaving hepatitis C medications, a coalition of organizations and medical providers (see list below) has developed the following sign-on statement. The voice of the hepatitis C community must be heard during … Continue reading HAP Sign-On Statement | People w/ Hep C Deserve Lifesaving Treatment

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