US would share coronavirus vaccine with world after Americans’ needs are met: Azar

The U.S. will share any coronavirus vaccine it develops with the globe after American needs are met, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Monday during a visit to Taiwan. “Our first priority of course is to develop and produce enough quantity of safe and effective FDA-approved vaccines and therapeutics for use in the United […]

CMS chief Verma predicts Trump telehealth executive order will be ‘tremendous boon’ for US

President Trump’s executive order aimed at boosting health care by extending telehealth policies will be a “tremendous boon” for rural America, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services administrator Seema Verma told “Special Report” Monday. Verma told host Bret Baier that telemedicine has become increasingly important due to the coronavirus pandemic, with citizens in less populated parts of the country having difficulty accessing proper care in their communities. […]

Sally Pipes: Dems use coronavirus to push ‘Medicare-for-all,’ but their ploy is based on bad information

More than 5 million Americans have lost their employer-sponsored health insurance due to coronavirus-related unemployment, according to a new study from FamiliesUSA. In response, Democrats are renewing their push for “Medicare-for-all”. Just this week, 360 Democratic delegates promised to vote against any party platform that doesn’t endorse single-payer health care. In their formal petition, they […]