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Posted byon July 29, 2013 at 5:31 PM EDT
Check out the animated GIF the White House released on their Tumblr, depicting the relationship between the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and job growth.
Posted byon July 29, 2013 at 4:45 PM EDT
Prices for personal consumption expenditures (PCE) on health care goods and services rose at their slowest rate in 50 years from May 2012 to May 2013 — by 1.1%.
Healthy Baby, Happy Baby: The Indian Health Service Announces Designation of Two Baby-Friendly HospitalsPosted byon July 26, 2013 at 11:20 AM EDT
The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative is a global program that was launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in 1991 to encourage and recognize hospitals and birthing centers that offer an optimal level of care for infant feeding and mother/baby bonding.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 8:43 AM EDT
Since 1973, OCA has brought together diverse and far reaching communities for a common cause: to advance the social, political, and economic wellbeing of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) in the United States.
Posted byon July 19, 2013 at 6:24 PM EDT
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius recently visited leaders and members of the Navajo Nation in Arizona to discuss health care.
Posted byon July 18, 2013 at 4:40 PM EDT
Thanks to a provision in the Affordable Care Act, if your insurance company isn’t spending at least 80 percent of your premium dollars on medical care, they have to send you some money back.
Posted byon July 10, 2013 at 8:55 AM EDT
Dr. J. Nadine Gracia discusses healthcare in relation to the AAPI community.
Posted byon July 2, 2013 at 6:00 PM EDT
As it implements the Affordable Care Act, The Administration is making two changes to help businesses get ready for the law to fully take effect.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 12:11 PM EDT
President Obama releases a statement regarding National HIV Testing Day and the importance of getting tested.
Posted byon June 26, 2013 at 3:08 PM EDT
On this historic day, it’s important to recall that, for too long, the health concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals were pushed to the side. LGBT Americans faced limited access to health care and insurance. And we have been less likely to get the preventive care we need to stay healthy.