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:
Thursday, December 20, 2012 - 14:59
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.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 15:21
Monday, November 26, 2012 - 16:32
November 26, 2012: The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released a draft of its updated hepatitis C screening guidelines today.
Monday, September 10, 2012 - 15:11
Read articles on viral hepatitis in the Media Planet's supplement for the Washington Post at:
Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 10:24
Rohnert Park, CA, August 16, 2012 – A long awaited move by the Centers for Disease Control was announced today, when the agency released its recommendation that all persons born between 1945 and 1965 (“baby boomers”) receive a one-time hepatitis C test.
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 13:27
We are pleased to announce the results of the election: