5 days ago
Part of the Health and Human Services Department, the agency has a budget of about $850 billion that easily eclipses spending on national defense.
12 days ago
But in shedding light on the mystery of just how high a hospital bill might go -- and whether it's cheaper to get that care across town -- the Health and Human Services Department also raised a...
15 days ago
He was tapped by Reagan to become HHS secretary in 1985, a post he remained in until Reagan left office in January 1989.
19 days ago
The FDA had been poised to lift all age limits and let Plan B sell over the counter in late 2011, when Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, in an unprecedented move, overruled...
78 days ago
Sen. Jane Nelson, R-Flower Mound, chairwoman of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, also questioned whether the proposal could clear the Legislature this session.
81 days ago
The report, released today by the Health and Human Services Department's inspector general, said Medicare paid about $5.1 billion for patients to stay in skilled-nursing facilities that failed to...
86 days ago
The data Friday by the Health and Human Services Department showed that one-third of requests last year asked states to approve premium increases of more than 10 percent.
93 days ago
"We're being very careful stewards of the money that has been appropriated to us, and we wanted to balance our desire to maximize the number of people who can gain from this program while making...
102 days ago
The move follows a meeting Thursday between Cook Children's and Aetna that was also attended by a representative from the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, who acted as an observer.
102 days ago
Church leaders made the comments a week after the Health and Human Services Department announced its latest revised plan for contraceptive coverage, part of President Barack Obama's health care...
103 days ago
Davis outlined her bill, SB386, at a news conference several hours after Nelson, chairwoman of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, unveiled her proposal, SB149, at a committee hearing...
114 days ago
The Health and Human Services Department said it could not comment on litigation.
123 days ago
Nelson, R-Flower Mound, who represents part of Tarrant County, chairs the Senate Health and Human Services Committee.
125 days ago
The Health and Human Services Department and other agencies named in the lawsuit appealed Walton's order on Tuesday.
131 days ago
A White House official says Attorney General Eric Holder and the secretaries of Health and Human Services and Veterans Affairs will remain with the Obama administration as it enters a second term.
149 days ago
U.S. District Judge Walter Smith's ruling won't affect the state's decision to move forward next year with an entirely state-funded program, even though the state was also seeking to keep its...
150 days ago
A judge has denied Texas' request to prevent the federal Health and Human Services Department from cutting off funding for the Texas Women's Health Program.
150 days ago
A federal judge is set to hear arguments on whether the federal Health and Human Services should be allowed to cut off funding to Texas' Women's Health Program in a battle over abortion.