Latest News https://www.hhs.gov/ HHS News releases en Statement From HHS Secretary Becerra on mpox https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/statement-from-hhs-secretary-becerra-on-mpox.html Today, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra released the following statement on mpox Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:27:35 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/statement-from-hhs-secretary-becerra-on-mpox.html FACT SHEET: One Year After Releasing its Groundbreaking Overdose Prevention Strategy, HHS Announces New Data Showing Nation Has Expanded its Ability to Treat Addiction and Save Lives https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/fact-sheet-hhs-announces-new-data-showing-nation-has-expanded-its-ability-treat-addiction-save-lives.html HHS marked the one-year anniversary of HHS’s Overdose Prevention Strategy. Fri, 02 Dec 2022 10:46:57 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/fact-sheet-hhs-announces-new-data-showing-nation-has-expanded-its-ability-treat-addiction-save-lives.html One Year After Releasing its Groundbreaking Overdose Prevention Strategy, HHS Announces New Data Showing Nation Has Expanded its Ability to Treat Addiction and Save Lives https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/hhs-announces-new-data-showing-nation-has-expanded-its-ability-treat-addiction-save-lives.html Overdose prevention strategy and expanded treatment capacity Fri, 02 Dec 2022 10:20:09 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/hhs-announces-new-data-showing-nation-has-expanded-its-ability-treat-addiction-save-lives.html HHS Roadmap for Behavioral Health Integration https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/hhs-roadmap-for-behavioral-health-integration-fact-sheet.html Behavioral health integration fact sheet Fri, 02 Dec 2022 09:30:00 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/02/hhs-roadmap-for-behavioral-health-integration-fact-sheet.html HHS Office for Civil Rights Issues Bulletin on Requirements under HIPAA for Online Tracking Technologies to Protect the Privacy and Security of Health Information https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/01/hhs-office-for-civil-rights-issues-bulletin-on-requirements-under-hipaa-for-online-tracking-technologies.html HIPAA privacy and online tracking technologies Thu, 01 Dec 2022 13:00:00 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/01/hhs-office-for-civil-rights-issues-bulletin-on-requirements-under-hipaa-for-online-tracking-technologies.html New U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps Medical Standards Expand Applicant Pool to People with Chronic Hepatitis B and Human Immunodeficiency Virus https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/01/new-us-public-health-service-commissioned-corps-medical-standards-expand-applicant-pool.html The USPHS Commissioned Corps announced it is changing its medical standards to accept future applicants living with chronic hepatitis B and HIV. Thu, 01 Dec 2022 10:45:00 -0500 ASH Media https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/01/new-us-public-health-service-commissioned-corps-medical-standards-expand-applicant-pool.html Statement from HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra on World AIDS Day https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/01/statement-from-hhs-secretary-xavier-becerra-on-world-aids-day.html In commemoration of World AIDS Day, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra issued this statement Thu, 01 Dec 2022 10:00:00 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/12/01/statement-from-hhs-secretary-xavier-becerra-on-world-aids-day.html Biden Harris Administration Supports the World Health Organization Renaming of Monkeypox to mpox https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/11/28/biden-harris-administration-supports-the-world-health-organization-renaming-of-monkeypox-to-mpox.html Today, the Biden Harris Administration offered support for the World Health Organization (WHO) announcement that it is renaming monkeypox disease to mpox. Mon, 28 Nov 2022 11:55:06 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/11/28/biden-harris-administration-supports-the-world-health-organization-renaming-of-monkeypox-to-mpox.html HHS Proposes New Protections to Increase Care Coordination and Confidentiality for Patients With Substance Use Challenges https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/11/28/hhs-proposes-new-protections-increase-care-coordination-confidentiality-patients-substance-use-challenges.html Care Coordination and Confidentiality for Patients With Substance Use Challenges Mon, 28 Nov 2022 11:51:19 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/11/28/hhs-proposes-new-protections-increase-care-coordination-confidentiality-patients-substance-use-challenges.html HHS Announces New $350 Million Initiative to Increase COVID-19 Vaccinations https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/11/22/hhs-announces-new-350-million-initiative-increase-covid-19-vaccinations.html HHS will distribute funding to health centers to support community-based vaccination events and outreach focused on underserved populations Tue, 22 Nov 2022 15:03:24 -0500 HHS Press Office https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2022/11/22/hhs-announces-new-350-million-initiative-increase-covid-19-vaccinations.html