Latest United States Department of Health and Human Services Stories

2013-08-08 23:04:00

Dedicated health professionals help people with limited funds to access medical care—a necessity when seeking Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, Allsup reports. Belleville, IL (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 More than 21 million Americans received high-quality care from approximately 1,200 health centers in 2012, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HRSA). Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) representation, veterans...

2013-08-05 23:04:31

New Final Rule on Navigators and non-Navigator assistance programs for the health insurance marketplaces. The new rule clarifies roles and training. Park City, Utah (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 Today, Zane Benefits, the online alternative to group health insurance, published new information on navigator final rule. According to Zane Benefits’ website, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the final rule on health insurance marketplace Navigators and non-Navigator...

2013-06-19 23:22:07

MMAP will be launching their Visibility and Statewide Awareness campaign on June 20-21, 2013, at the MMAP Statewide Coordinator Training event held at Lansing Community College. Lansing, MI (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 The Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) is proud to launch their visibility and awareness campaign for beneficiaries and their families in the Michigan area who need healthcare help. The campaign is set to launch Thursday and Friday, June 20-21, 2013, at the MMAP...

2013-06-12 10:56:33

"Hearing loss (HL) is a chronic condition that affects nearly 2 of every 3 adults aged 70 years or older in the United States. Hearing loss has broader implications for older adults, being independently associated with poorer cognitive and physical functioning. The association of HL with other health economic outcomes, such as health care use, is unstudied," writes Dane J. Genther, M.D., of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, and colleagues, in a Research Letter. The...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).