Health Care — Biden officials partner with MLB for vaccine PSA

We officially have a new Rihanna song for the first time in six years and we even got a music video.  In health news, we’ll take an early look at a Biden administration PSA set to air during the World Series. Plus, the flu is hitting early this year and hospitalizations are at record highs. Welcome… Continue reading Health Care — Biden officials partner with MLB for vaccine PSA

Biden administration amps up efforts to boost new COVID-19 shots

President Biden on Tuesday will announce a series of new efforts to boost the administration of the bivalent COVID-19 booster shots, including partnerships with several major companies and pharmacy chains. To encourage more people to get boosted, the Department of Health and Human Services will also be launching a tour on Oct. 26 during which… Continue reading Biden administration amps up efforts to boost new COVID-19 shots

Health Care — Biden pushes drug price wins

Welcome to Tuesday’s Overnight Health Care, where we’re following the latest moves on policy and news affecting your health. Subscribe here  Shutdown watch: the government spending bill appears to be on track to pass later this week, and lawmakers are ready to hit the campaign trail ahead of the mid-term elections.  Today in health, President… Continue reading Health Care — Biden pushes drug price wins

Biden Moves to Protect Access to Reproductive Health Care

July 8, 2022 – President Joe Biden today signed an executive order that aims to push back on efforts in several states to extend abortion restrictions after the Supreme Court’s ruling on Roe v. Wade. The executive order calls on federal agencies to expand access to reproductive care, crack down on misinformation, and protect the… Continue reading Biden Moves to Protect Access to Reproductive Health Care

Health Care — Biden signs executive order on abortion access

Now that we’re halfway through the summer, it’s good to remember that you still have until September to take part in Maryland’s ice cream trail. What could be better than competitively eating ice cream?  In health news, President Biden on Friday signed an executive order aimed at protecting access to some abortion services, though he reiterated… Continue reading Health Care — Biden signs executive order on abortion access

Biden officials call on early childhood teachers to help promote kids' COVID vaccines

Two Biden administration officials released a letter on Wednesday calling on teachers to help encourage parents to get their children vaccinated against COVID-19 now that vaccines are available to nearly all children. In a “Dear Colleagues” letter provided to The Hill, Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra and Education Secretary Miguel Cardona called on… Continue reading Biden officials call on early childhood teachers to help promote kids' COVID vaccines

Biden adviser Jake Sullivan tests positive for COVID-19

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan tested positive on Saturday for COVID-19, according to the White House. Signs of tension rise between Justice, Jan. 6 panel DNC raised more than $16 million in May, setting new high for this point of midterm cycle Sullivan typically has frequent contact with… Continue reading Biden adviser Jake Sullivan tests positive for COVID-19

Health Care — Biden budget preps for next pandemic

Welcome to Monday’s Overnight Health Care, where we’re following the latest moves on policy and news affecting your health. Subscribe here. People are talking about the Oscars, thanks to Will Smith — though not about his movie.  The White House is looking ahead to the next pandemic — President BidenJoe BidenDeaf Oscar winner Troy Kotsur: tempted… Continue reading Health Care — Biden budget preps for next pandemic

Biden Unveils ‘Test to Treat’ for COVID in State of the Union

March 2, 2022 — In his first State of the Union address on Tuesday evening, President Joe Biden urged Americans to not let their guard down against COVID-19 and pledged to make more tests and treatments available. On Wednesday, his team unveiled plans to get started. The new National COVID-19 Preparedness Plan, which officials said… Continue reading Biden Unveils ‘Test to Treat’ for COVID in State of the Union

'This is no time for politics. This is a public health issue': Dr. Anthony Fauci | ABC News

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