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Saturday, June 9, 2012 - 12:31
TThe undersigned organizations join the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable in strongly supporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s guidelines recommending a one-time hepatitis C test for everyone born from 1945 to 1965 (the baby boomer generation).
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 09:15
To promote the first ever Hepatitis Testing Day, CDC has developed an online Hepatitis Risk Assessment to determine a person’s risk for viral hepatitis.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 06:41
NVHR Member Monthly Federal Policy Update Monday May 7th, 2012
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 21:59
By J. Nadine Gracia, MD, MSCE, Acting Director, Office of Minority Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Friday, December 16, 2011 - 20:53
Press Release: The National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable Decries the Ban on Use of Federal Funds for Syringe Exchange
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 09:45
Contact your Representatives to urge them to sign on as a sponsor to the Viral Hepatitis Testing Act of 2011 that was introduced in the House and Senate recently.
Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 10:50
Saturday, November 5, 2011 - 12:16
Groundbreaking Legislation Will Tackle the Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Public Health Crisis with Increased Funding for Testing
Thursday, November 3, 2011 - 22:00
Blog post from Dr. Ron Valdiserri: "Agencies across the government are actively working to pursue the positive health goals of the Viral Hepatitis Action Plan. I look forward to continuing the collaborations with my Federal and non-Federal colleagues as we work in the months and years ahead to become a nation fully committed to combating the silent epidemic of viral hepatitis.”
Monday, September 19, 2011 - 07:18
On September 15, 2011 in Washington, D.C. Members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC), Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), and Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) introduced the Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2011, a bill that complements the efforts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and focuses on eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities. The bill was formally introduced today by Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Chair of CAPAC’s Healthcare Taskforce, and included 68 original cosponsors.