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  • Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee Releases its First Report to Congress
    People in the United States who experience serious mental illness and serious emotional disturbances need greater access to quality, affordable health care, according to a report released by the Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee (ISMICC). The report, The Way Forward: Federal Action for a System That Works for All People Living with SMI and […]
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  • Readout of Acting HHS Secretary Hargan Holds High-Level Opioids Meeting
    On Tuesday, December 12, Health and Human Services (HHS) Acting Secretary Eric D. Hargan held an unprecedented meeting with leaders from across the healthcare and human services components of HHS to discuss strategies for addressing America’s opioid crisis. Following HHS’s declaration, at President Trump’s direction, of a historic nationwide public health emergency regarding the crisis, […]
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