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Heavily involved

...closer relationship to Obamacare than the White House has led us to believe."His proximity to (the Department of Health and Human Services) and the White House was a whole lot tighter than they admitted," House Oversight and Government Reform...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-29/heavily-involved
Thousands in Augusta area could lose subsidies in pending Supreme Court health care ruling

...the court sides with the plaintiffs and against the subsidies, there is a way the court and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services could continue the subsidies through the end of the year, said Douglas Holtz-Eakin, the president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-06-20/thousands-augusta-area-could
Lipstick on an earmark

...of the Department of Defense is not to fund health programs or research ? that's the business of the Department of Health and Human Services," Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said during the Pig Book release event at Washington's Phoenix Park...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-17/lipstick-earmark
Help local Boys & Girls Clubs reach further to help at-risk youths

...more children who are at risk. WHO ARE THE children at risk in our community?According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "children living in female headed families with no spouse present had a poverty rate of 47.6 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-19/help-local-boys-
Teen births down but more effective contraception needed

...of stocking them, said Susan B. Moskosky, Acting Director of the Office of Population Affairs in the Department of Health and Human Services, which oversees the Title X program."Improved contraceptive use contributed substantially to this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-07/teen-births-down-more-effect
Rants & Raves

...insurance since the Affordable Care Act became law five years ago, a reduction in the number of uninsured the Department of Health and Human Services called "historic." I AM A MILITARY veteran. I use the VA Hospital. I went to the VA/ER. I was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-04/rants-raves
Paine College to use grant for disease, substance abuse outreach

...among young people in the area, the school announced Friday.The three-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will be used to launch the Paine College: Informing, Developing and Educating through Active Learning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-13/paine-college-use-grant-d
Georgia health-care enrollment tops 530,000

...and 11.4 million gained coverage overall, officials with the federal marketplace and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday.A lot of them waited until the deadline Sunday, when the marketplace saw its biggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-18/georgia-health-care-enrollme
Milestones

...Katherine Ryan, Lisa Sheetz, Germariah Valencia.Group receives grant award of $940,000The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families has awarded the $940,000 Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-02-16/milestones
Nearly 10 million enrolled in Affordable Care Act

...including almost 450,000 in Georgia and nearly 20,000 in the Augusta area, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.And many more are expected to do so in an effort to beat the Feb. 15 deadline, officials said Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-04/nearly-10-million-enrolled-a