Gender Identity

HHS Updates Interoperability Standards to Support the Electronic Exchange of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Social Determinants of Health

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) recently released the United States Core Data for Interoperability version …

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Health

Wolf Administration Launches Regional Accountable Health Councils Focused on Promoting Health Equity Across Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, PA — Department Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller recently announced the establishment of five Regional Accountable Health Councils (RAHCs), which will lead efforts to address social determinants of health, …

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COVID-19 pandemic in Pennsylvania

Commonwealth Publishes State Health Assessment, Highlights Specific Health Challenges Pennsylvanians Are Facing

HARRISBURG, PA — Acting Secretary of Health Alison Beam announced the Department of Health has published the 2020 Pennsylvania State Health Assessment (SHA). The assessment, titled The State of Our …

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AscellaHealth

AscellaHealth Releases White Paper on Impact of Social Determinants for Individuals with Rare Diseases

BERWYN, PA — AscellaHealth, a national specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM™) serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, announced the release of its white paper, “Specialty RX Cost Containment Expertise Successfully …

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