Recent News Stories

Fri, Sep 11, 2015 - 12:51
NVHR & the National LGBTQ Task Force submitted comments to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Proposed Data Collection - "Prevent Hepatitis Transmission Among Persons Who Inject Drugs."
Fri, Jul 24, 2015 - 08:49
This World Hepatitis Day, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) and Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA) will join with community leaders, in solidarity with those impacted by viral hepatitis around the world, to host a press conference calling on Congressional colleagues to urgently commit bold leadership and resources to eliminate the hepatitis B and C epidemics in the United States.
Mon, Jun 15, 2015 - 10:51
We’re already about a quarter of the way through the 114th Congress and several bills have been introduced that would help fight hepatitis B and/or hepatitis C. Below is a summary of legislation NVHR has endorsed so far this year.
Mon, Jun 01, 2015 - 11:27
Join us Tuesday June 9 for a webinar covering strategies for attaining access to treatment for patients living with hepatitis C.
Sat, May 09, 2015 - 12:51
NVHR is hosting the 2015 Congressional Viral Hepatitis Reception on Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

Recent Posts

Mon, Jul 27, 2015 - 15:48
Persistence of mother-to-child hepatitis B transmission, astronomical rise of hepatitis C cases related to opioid crisis highlight urgency of tackling largest blood-borne communicable epidemics in U.S.
Tue, Jul 14, 2015 - 13:21
Curbing Healthcare Costs, Preventing Outbreaks and Protecting Communities
Wed, Jun 24, 2015 - 12:42
This is a Presidential Advisory Committe on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) /Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Advisory Committee on HIV, Viral Hepatitis, and STD Prevention and Treatment (CHAC) resolution requesting the elimination of the ban on federal funding for the support of syringe access.
Thu, May 28, 2015 - 13:21
NVHR, in partnership with several organizations, submitted a formal request to CMS asking for a Medicare National Coverage Determination process for hepatitis B screening of high risk individuals.
Wed, May 13, 2015 - 13:45
In recognition of Hepatitis Awareness Month, please join the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hep B United, and the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable on Thursday, May 21, 2015, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Eastern for a webinar on Viral Hepatitis Preventive Services and the Affordable Care Act.