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Update on health conversations in the budget

| Jun 17, 2021 | Michigan

Lawmakers recently referred the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) budget bills, SB 79 and HB 4399, to conference committee.      Both the House and Senate passed their own versions of the department budget in late May. Now in conference committee, the two chambers will work together...[ Read More ]

MAHP executive director gives an update on the 15-bill health care package

| Jun 15, 2021 | Michigan

Two bills from the House’s 15-bill health care package have passed out of the Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee. The two bills are HB 4356, which allows patients to renew contact lens prescriptions online and HB 4359, which expands the scope of practice for certified registered nurse anesthetists...[ Read More ]

DOH and DHS present merger update to legislature

| May 18, 2021 | Utah

The Utah Department of Health (DOH) and the Utah Department of Human Services (DHS) gave an update on the merging of the two departments to the Health and Human Services Interim Committee today in their first meeting since the end of session.     Richard Saunders, executive director of DOH...[ Read More ]