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2014-04-11 12:23:50

WASHINGTON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), a Senior Member on the House Appropriations Committee released the following statement on the departure of Secretary of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius: "Secretary Sebelius has done an extraordinary job in her role leading the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) over the past five years. Healthcare reform has been 100 years in the making, and she has...

2014-04-02 12:31:58

Sebelius, Conway, Orszag, Brenner join more than 60 industry and policy leaders convened by The Advisory Board Company and the Aspen Institute to spotlight health care innovation; video footage of select presentations now available on event website WASHINGTON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaking to a group of more than 600 health care providers, executives, and policy experts at the Care Innovation Summit on February 27, United States Secretary of Health and Human...

Microsoft Exec Tapped To Fix Obamacare Website
2013-12-18 08:23:33

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The White House announced on Tuesday that former Microsoft executive Kurt DelBene will take over the job of completing repairs on the troubled Obamacare website. DelBene, the retired president of Microsoft’s Office Division, will replace Jeffrey Zients, who is leaving to become the director of the National Economic Council on January 1. As senior advisor to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen...

2013-12-03 16:24:30

TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A key feature of the Affordable Care Act (ACA or "ObamaCare") is forcing Americans to buy health plans that pay for "contraceptives," including drugs that may act as abortifacients, regardless of moral objections. The Supreme Court will hear cases concerning whether for-profit businesses have a Constitutional right to free exercise of religion that is violated by these insurance mandates (consolidated cases of Sebelius v. Hobby...

2013-11-05 23:01:03

A new memorandum issued by the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) appears to pivot away from a recent letter from Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius stating that federal anti-kickback provisions do not prohibit providers, drug manufacturers and others from using kickbacks to induce greater use of their products and services in Affordable Care Act (ACA) coverage. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 A new memorandum issued by the...

2013-10-30 16:25:26

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is legally challenging ObamaCare, said today's testimony by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius before a House Committee will not reassure the American people about ObamaCare. "Secretary Sebelius failed to provide any reason why the American people should have confidence in ObamaCare and a website that failed to operate even during her testimony," said Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel of...

2013-10-29 12:28:35

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is legally challenging ObamaCare, said today HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius must be forthcoming and held accountable when she testifies tomorrow before a House Committee concerning the disastrous rollout of ObamaCare. "Whether it's the website, the inability of Americans to secure affordable health care, or the millions of Americans who are losing health care coverage today,...

2013-09-13 12:25:50

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Visits CVS/pharmacy in Orlando to see resources available to educate and inform consumers WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today showcased the details of a company-wide information and outreach program to help customers make informed decisions about their insurance options under the new health care law during a store visit in Orlando with U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. The...

2013-09-05 23:18:26

Renowned health policy experts and scholars offer advice to public administrators for implementing Affordable Care Act in special issue of Public Administration Review. (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 As states prepare for the first major enrollment of individuals under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Public Administration Review, the premier journal of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA), has released a special issue focused on health care. Frank Thompson of Rutgers...

2013-08-30 16:23:22

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett sent a third letter today to U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius asking her not to involuntarily move children currently covered under Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program (PA CHIP) into Medicaid. The forced move is a requirement of the Affordable Care Act and would be effective Jan. 1, 2014. Corbett has argued that PA CHIP is a national model that...