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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
The Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2014 was introduced by Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard and other members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus and Congressional Black Caucus. This Act builds upon the Affordable Care Act by further providing federal resources, policies, and infrastructure to eliminate health disparities in all populations. The HEAA aims to … Continue reading Congressional Leaders Introduce Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2014(HEAA)
MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: John Hellman Tel: 646-377-6115; email@example.com New York City Leaders and Federal Officials Call for Action to Address the Impact of Viral Hepatitis What: Elected officials, community leaders and public health officials will announce free and low cost hepatitis screenings and unveil a new PSA campaign in New York City, San … Continue reading May 14 Hep Awareness Month Press Conference: Media Advisory
See original post here. Presidential Proclamation — World Hepatitis Day, 2014 WORLD HEPATITIS DAY, 2014 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Around the world, one in twelve people are living with viral hepatitis. In the United States, millions of Americans are infected with … Continue reading Presidential Proclamation | World Hepatitis Day 2014
Your action is urgently needed to protect public health funding from devastating cuts beginning in Jan 2013! Send a message to your senators and represenative urging them to take action by going to APHA’s Advocacy page. A disturbing report released by the White House last week highlights the damaging impact that pending cuts under sequestration … Continue reading Protect Public Health Funding!
Update 3/27/15: NYS Commissioner of Health approves changes for Viekira Pak Medicaid FFS prior authorization Medicaid Pharmacy Prior Authorization Programs Update On February 26, 2015, the New York State Medicaid Drug Utilization Review (DUR) Board recommended changes to the Medicaid pharmacy prior authorization programs. The Commissioner of Health has reviewed the recommendations of the Board … Continue reading Viekira Pak now preferred under NYS Medicaid Fee For Service (FFS)