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Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 12:58
Please find attached the report from our late February technical consultation on “Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Young Persons who Inject Drugs.”
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 13:37
The Asian Health Coalition has produced a public service announcement highlighting the need for hepatitis B testing and vaccinations in the Asian American community.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 17:34
New CDC Report: Most People Reported with Hepatitis C are Baby Boomers and Many May Not Receive Complete Testing for the Virus
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 10:51
Today amfAR is releasing a new short film, "The Exchange," about the public health value of syringe exchange programs and the importance of ending the ban on federal funding for syringe exchange.
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 15:00
The National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed rule regarding Essential Health Benefits (EHB) standards in Medicaid Alternative Benefits Plans, Medicaid cost-sharing, and Exchange and Medicaid eligibility and appeals processes. To read NVHR's comments, see attached file:
Monday, December 17, 2012 - 12:03
Read NVHR's draft letter to the USPSTF regarding the research plan screening for Hepatitis B Virus in non-pregnant adolescents and adults in attached document.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 10:31
Many community organizations around the country have asked to be part of a sign-on letter to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force in response to its draft hepatitis C testing recommendations. NVHR encourages organizations to sign the letter below asking the USPSTF to change its “C” grade of testing Baby Boomers to a “B.” The letter will be submitted as public comment at 5 pm Pacific time, Friday, December 21st.