Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:34
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 - 08:40
Leaders in the hepatitis C community urge HHS Secretary Burwell to take leadership in addressing barriers to lifesaving treatment.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 07:30
Learn more about Christine Rodriguez, NVHR's new Public Policy Manager
Friday, July 4, 2014 - 15:20
Take a few minutes to make two important phone calls to your U.S. Senators!
Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 11:43
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 12:05
On May 27, 2014, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released its final recommendations on hepatitis B screening of non-pregnant adolescents and adults.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 07:15
We are excited to announce a survey to inform the first program work of NVHR!
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 07:11
Urge Your Senator To Sign Important Appropriations Letter
Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) is asking all Senators to sign an important letter supporting increased funding for viral hepatitis programs in the Fiscal Year 2015 appropriations bill (see text of letter below and in attached document).
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 08:09
NVHR's letter to State Medicaid Directors urging them to use AASLD/IDSA hepatitis C treatment guidelines when making drug formulary decisions.
Monday, February 3, 2014 - 13:31
Sample letter for medical providers for insurance company denial of treatment using two new FDA approved drugs to treat chronic hepatitis C, Olysio (simeprevir) and Sovaldi (sofosbuvir)