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Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 10:18
On April 3, 2015, NVHR submitted testimony to the Senate Labor-HHS Appropriations Subcommittee urging an increase in funding for viral hepatitis and an end to the ban on federal funding for syringe exchange programs.
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 10:30
The Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School has released a new report analyzing hepatitis C treatment access restrictions in Medicaid fee-for-service and managed care programs in 10 states.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 11:57
President Obama proposes to double funding for CDC's Division of Viral Hepatitis.
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 07:35
The results of the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable Steering Committee election have been announced.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 14:57
NVHR has endorsed S.2839, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2014.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 16:34
NVHR held a webinar featuring Dr. Cami Graham, Co-Director, Viral Hepatitis Center, Division of Infectious Diseases at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center on why and how to make the case for the importance and urgency of screening baby boomers (those born 1945-1965) for hepatitis C. We also shared information about how NVHR's educational program offers resources for implementing screening and linkage to care programs in your health care setting or community.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 09:40
Leaders in the hepatitis C community urge HHS Secretary Burwell to take leadership in addressing barriers to lifesaving treatment.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 09:27
On September 10, 2014, advocates, including NVHR, sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell urging her to take leadership in addressing barriers to hepatitis C treatment access.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 08:30
Learn more about Christine Rodriguez, NVHR's new Public Policy Manager