Latest Kathleen Sebelius Stories

2010-05-26 16:39:00

WASHINGTON, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, Barbara Kennelly of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, and Dr.

2010-05-25 16:12:00

TOWSON, Md., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 21, 2010, Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the addition of Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID) -- commonly known as bubble boy disease -- to the core panel of 29 genetic disorders -- as part of her recommendation to adopt the national Recommended Uniform Screening Panel.

2010-05-21 18:22:00

States Now Have a National Panel for Guidance WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May, 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New national standards issued today will assist states to align their newborn screening programs with "the most up-to-date research, technology, laboratory and public health standards and practices." The March of Dimes applauded the announcement that Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius has adopted national standards for newborn screening as recommended by the Secretary's...

2010-05-13 16:18:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) sent a letter to President Obama in response to a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services update on the implementation of the recently passed health care overhaul law.

2010-05-04 06:35:00

New state and district policies requiring schools to report on the quantity and quality of the student's physical education programs and the classification of physical inactivity as a preventable and treatable health condition are two of the provisions of a new national fitness agenda announced Monday.

2010-04-27 13:22:00

WASHINGTON, April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following are remarks as prepared for delivery by Attorney General Eric Holder: "Over the past 15 months, Secretary Sebelius and I have made it a top priority of both our Departments to crack down on health care fraud, which we know costs taxpayers billions of dollars each year.

2010-04-16 11:05:00

A memorandum issues by President Barack Obama on Thursday prohibits hospitals from denying visitation rights based on sexuality, race, religion, or gender, opening the door for gay and lesbian men and women to visit their partners in medical care facilities.

2010-04-06 07:00:00

CINCINNATI, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The future of health care is here.

2010-03-29 11:13:00

TUCSON, Ariz., March 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS) became the first medical society to sue to overturn the newly enacted health care bill, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). AAPS sued Friday in the U.S.

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