Secretary of Health and Human Services


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the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Health and Human Services

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the position of the head of the Department of Health and Human Services

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Richard Schweiker served Pennsylvania with distinction and grace as a congressman, senator and United States Secretary of Health and Human Services," said Governor Tom Wolf.
Eliminates language that prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from negotiating prices for prescription drugs furnished under the Medicare program.
The Food and Drug Administration approved two ways of preventing heart attacks last week, and in turn had its regulations for dealing with new medical devices streamlined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Leavitt, Secretary of Health and Human Services, The Texas Medical Association, the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and The Washington Health Foundation.
This remarkable piece of proposed legislation specified that within 18 months the Secretary of Health and Human Services was to develop voluntary national standards for interoperability of health care information systems, specify medical terminology and evaluate technologies such as computerized physician order entry (CPOE) and medication bar coding.
Summary: Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to expand and intensify programs with respect to research and related activities concerning elder falls.
Donna Shalala, the secretary of health and human services, said Friday that the administration wanted Congress to pass a similar bill next year because ``patients and their doctors must have a free exchange of information.
Sullivan, 59, recently returned to Morehouse after serving as Secretary of Health and Human Services from 1989 to 1993.
He served a fourth term until his appointment as secretary of Health and Human Services in 2001.
Summary: Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services, to make grants for evidence-based demonstration projects to integrate mental health services for older patients into primary care settings.
By 1990, leaders in health care were asking Congress to charge the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) with choosing administrative transaction standards to streamline, simplify, and economize the payment process and mandating their implementation by providers, plans, and clearinghouses.
The 15-member council on Migrant Health is chartered to advise, consult and make recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) of the United States in the Bush Administration, has been elected to the board of directors, effective Feb.
Among the speakers lined up for the 2006 conference are keynoters secretary of Health and Human Services, Michael Leavitt (invited), national health information technology coordinator, Dr, David Brailer, Virginia Governor, Mark Warner, and Intel board chairman, Craig R.
In 1992, ambiguity in enforcing the private payment rules resulted in a case against the Secretary of Health and Human Services, Steward v.
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