The National Institutes of Health Announces New Health Study

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announces a new “study for women who are at risk of developing breast cancer.” Researchers at NIH, located in Bethesda, Maryland, are studying breast duct cells to determine what early changes occur in these cells when they evolve to become breast cancer. The collection and study of these cells […]

Guide To Health Insurance Marketplace

Guide To Health Insurance Marketplace

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services annouces the publication of a one page guide to the Health Insurance Marketplace. The guide, healthcare.gov, explains that the purpose of the Marketplace is to help the uninsured walk through the process to find health coverage. The guide explains the purpose of the marketplace application, and qualification criteria […]

United States Department of Health and Human Services Awards Over $100 Million for Health Centers

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the awarding of $105 million to Health Center’s for quality improvement initiatives. Community Health Centers play an important role by providing a range of primary care related services in their local communities. According to Health Resources & Services Adminstration (HRSA) Administrator Dr. George Sigounas “today’s […]