Topic: Health Care

FOIA Request to CMS Seeking Emails Regarding the Presidential Proclamation on Immigrants and Health Care

November 13, 2019
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) seeking any email communications between CMS officials and state officials and representatives regarding the October 4, 2019 presidential proclamation on immigrants and health care.

FOIA Request to CMS Seeking Emails with Health Care Industry Representatives Regarding the Presidential Proclamation on Immigrants and Health Care

November 13, 2019
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) seeking any email communications between CMS officials and certain industry representatives regarding the October 4, 2019 presidential proclamation on immigrants and health care.

No Records Response from SAMHSA Regarding Communications with Cove Strategies

November 5, 2019
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration stated that it had no records of communications with Cove Strategies.

No Records Response from OSVA Regarding Communications with the White House About Spravato

November 1, 2019
The Office of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records of communications with the White House about Spravato.

HHS Communications Regarding the Office of Women’s Health

November 1, 2019
Records from the Department of Health and Human Services in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding the Office on Women's Health. These documents were sought with the Sunlight Foundation.

No Records Response from HHS Regarding Communications Between High-Ranking NIH Officials and the NRA

October 21, 2019
The Department of Health and Human Services' National Institutes of Health stated that it had no records of communications between high-ranking NIH officials and the National Rifle Association.

No Records Response from FDA Center for Tobacco Products Regarding Communications with Ballard Partners

September 25, 2019
The Center for Tobacco Products at the Food and Drug Administration stated that it had no records of communications with Ballard Partners. American Oversight filed this request following reporting indicating that this firm established its prominent position through its connections to the Trump administration.

NIH Records Regarding the HEAL Initiative from September 2018 to April 2019

September 19, 2019
Records form the Department of Health and Human Service's National Institutes of Health regarding the Helping to End Addiction Long-term (HEAL) Initiative. These records cover September 2018 to April 2019.

FOIA to HHS for Communications Regarding Title X Changes

September 19, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Health and Human Services seeking email communications about changes to Title X. This FOIA was filed following the exit of organizations such as Planned Parenthood from the Title X program. American Oversight seeks records with the potential to shed light on the interactions of other outside groups with HHS regarding this policy change.

News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions

September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
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