Biden to promise at-home test kits for no cost, more access to booster shots, stricter testing of travelers coming to the U.S.
Liberals frame the deal as a precedent that will allow Medicare to curb drug prices more substantially in coming years.
For 30 years, presidents have tried and failed to curb the prices of medicines despite strong public support of the idea.
The Trump administration was “distracted” by last year’s election and ignored recommendations to curb the pandemic, the White House’s former coronavirus response coordinator told Congressional investigators this month.
Health provisions remain a sticking point in spending package amid efforts to reduce price tag, rally factions.
‘That whole community has been left out of the equation,’ says advocate for as many as 9 million Americans living overseas.
The former Pennsylvania health secretary will be sworn in Tuesday as the sixth four-star admiral in the history of the U.S. Public Health Service.
Under a groundbreaking decision by state and federal officials, many private health plans sold in Colorado will soon be required to cover hormone therapy, genital reconstructive services and other procedures sought by transgender patients.
Millions continue to refuse coronavirus shots as the delta variant drives new outbreaks
The notion of coronavirus vaccines as unnecessary or harmful — or a government plot — is increasingly embraced by Trump supporters, complicating Biden’s push to boost the public’s immunity before autumn.