Department of Health and Human Services

Federal Health Insurance Aid In Doubt For Nearly 8 MillionNearly 8 million people could lose up to $24 billion a year in health insurance subsidies in a Supreme Court case threatening President Barack Obama's law, according to a government report released Tuesday.
Officials Designate 35 Hospitals For Ebola CareHealth officials have designated 35 hospitals across the country as Ebola treatment centers. Two of those facilities are in Texas.
Federal Audit Blames Texas Agency For Dental BillsA federal audit says a Texas state agency is responsible for hundreds of millions of Medicaid dollars potentially misspent on unnecessary dental and orthodontic procedures.
118,000 Texans Use Federal Website For Health Care More than 118,500 Texans have used the federal health care web site to sign up for insurance. The federal Department of Health and Human Services released statistics Monday that show Texas ranked fourth in the nation.
Feds: Less Than 3,000 Texans Selected ACA Health Plans Fewer than 3,000 Texans managed to enroll for health insurance last month on the problem-plagued federal online exchange that's a centerpiece of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Feds Give $5.6M To 10 New Texas Health CentersThe federal Department of Health and Human Services has given $5.6 million in grants to 10 new health centers in Texas.
Report: Some Dietary Supplements Illegally Labeled Dozens of weight loss and immune system supplements on the market are illegally labeled and lack the recommended type of scientific evidence to back up their purported health claims, government investigators warn
Study: New Medicaid Expansion Could Be A Lifesaver Until now, the Medicaid debate has been about budgets and states' rights. But a statistical study found a 6 percent drop in the adult death rate in three states that have recently expanded coverage for low-income residents along the general lines of the federal health care law.
Planned Parenthood Sues State Over Women's Health ProgramFiling a lawsuit claiming unconstitutional discrimination, Planned Parenthood is taking the State of Texas to court.
Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison Clarifies Comments on Texas Women's Health ProgramSenator Kay Bailey Hutchison has clarified her comments on the Texas Women's Health Program.
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