Topic: Health Care

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications with DEA Regarding the Opioid Crisis

February 16, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between the DEA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regarding the authority to allow for expanded access to remote prescribing of medicines for substance abuse treatment by telemedicine granted by the Trump administration’s October 26, 2017 declaration of a public health emergency resulting from the opioid crisis.

FOIA to DOJ/DEA Regarding the Opioid Crisis

February 16, 2018
FOIA to DEA seeking records sufficient to identify all actions the DEA has taken to allow for expanded access to remote prescribing of medicines for substance abuse treatment by telemedicine under the authority granted by the Trump administration’s October 26, 2017 declaration of a public health emergency resulting from the opioid crisis.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications with HHS Regarding the Opioid Epidemic

February 16, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between the Office of the Attorney General and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regarding the authority to allow for expanded access to remote prescribing of medicines for substance abuse treatment by telemedicine granted by the Trump administration’s October 26, 2017 declaration of a public health emergency resulting from the opioid crisis.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Records Related to the AG’s Response to the Opioid Epidemic

February 16, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking records sufficient to identify all actions the Attorney General has taken to allow for expanded access to remote prescribing of medicines for substance abuse treatment in response to the opioid epidemic.

Withheld Records From OMB Regarding Communications Related to the ACA

February 15, 2018
Final response from OMB to our FOIA request for communications with Congress regarding the Affordable Care Act. OMB states that it reviewed all remaining potentially responsive documents and identified 9 responsive pages, which it is withholding in full pursuant to (b)(5).

FOIA to HHS Regarding Virgil Dickson

February 7, 2018
FOIA seeking all communications related to Virgil Dickson, press calls, and Virgil Dickson's participation in the calls.

FOIA to HHS Regarding Brett O’Donnell

February 7, 2018
FOIA seeking all documents regarding the decision to engage Brett O’Donnell (or his employer) as a contractor, including but not limited to: any Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for the services now provided by Mr. O’Donnell; any internal discussions regarding the decision to use a contractor for the services now provided by Mr. O’Donnell; any internal discussions regarding the decision to select Mr. O’Donnell as the contractor to perform that work; or any communications with Mr. O’Donnell about the work to be performed by him. (HHS-18-0083)

FOIA to HHS Regarding Brett O’Donnell’s Contract

February 7, 2018
FOIA seeking any consulting contract, employment agreement, or any other record reflecting the type and scope of work to be performed by Brett O’Donnell (or his employer).

No Records of Pledges From HHS

February 6, 2018
No records response from HHS in response to FOIA seeking an pledges employees had to take prior to working at the agency. (HHS-17-0205)

Complaint: Equity Forward vs. HHS – Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors Seeking Abortion Rights

February 1, 2018
Complaint on behalf of Equity Forward against Health and Human Services (HHS) regarding unaccompanied immigrant minors who are seeking abortion rights.