Returning to Certain Pre-COVID-19 Policies & Coverage of Monoclonal Antibodies for Alzheimer’s Disease Stakeholder Call

Returning to Certain Pre-COVID-19 Policies & Coverage of Monoclonal Antibodies for Alzheimer’s Disease Stakeholder Call CMS Returning to Certain Pre-COVID-19 Policies in Long-term Care and Other Facilities Join CMS for a Stakeholder Call on the Medicare Coverage Policy for Monoclonal Antibodies Directed Against Amyloid for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease CMS Returning to Certain Pre-COVID-19 […]

Eligible Individuals Can Receive Second COVID-19 Booster Shot at No Cost

Eligible Individuals Can Receive Second COVID-19 Booster Shot at No Cost On April 6, CMS announced it will pay for a second COVID-19 booster shot of either the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines without cost sharing, as it continues to provide coverage for this critical protection from the virus. People with Medicare pay nothing to […]

Save the Date for National Prevention Week and SAMHSA’s Prevention Day 2022!

National Prevention Week (NPW) is a national public education platform bringing together communities and organizations to raise awareness about the importance of substance use prevention and positive mental health. SAMHSA’s Prevention Day will take place on Monday, May 9, and it will be delivered virtually through an interactive online conference platform. Hear from prevention leaders; […]

National Telehealth Conference May 16-17

Join us for the inaugural National Telehealth Conference on May 16-17. Experts and leaders in the field will examine the evolution of telehealth, discuss its place in an integrated health care delivery model, and review the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic to inform the future of telehealth.     About the Event HHS’s Health […]

National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

On Sunday, April 10, our Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) will recognize National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD). This important observance is an opportunity to share how HIV impacts youth and young adults. In recognition, our HIV/AIDS Bureau encourages you to help support the RWHAP to increase awareness about HIV testing, sexual health, and HIV […]

You’re invited: Nurse Corps Scholarship Program Webinar

Get your application questions answered Nurse Corps Scholarship Program (SP)Application Assistance WebinarThursday, April 14 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET.  Join the webinar This webinar will: Review eligibility requirements Provide information about the application process Review timelines for the application review process Provide answers to Frequently Asked Questions and allow you to get your questions answered in real time […]

Join CMS for a Stakeholder call on the Medicare Coverage Policy for Monoclonal Antibodies Directed Against Amyloid for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

     Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a national policy for coverage of aducanumab (brand name Aduhelm™) and any future monoclonal antibodies directed against amyloid approved by the FDA with an indication for use in treating Alzheimer’s disease. From the onset, CMS ran a transparent, evidence-based process that incorporated more […]