U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Publix Grocery Chain Denies HIV Prevention Pill to Employees

Health
Publix, a privately-traded company, scored a zero on the Human Rights Campaign’s analysis of workplace fairness and has been accused of multiple instances of anti-LGBT discrimination. ...
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Senators Murray, Cantwell Hold Trump Accountable for Administration’s Anti-LGBTQ Agenda

Donald Trump/GLAAD Accountability Project
Politics
As millions of Americans mark and celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month, Washington state Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) sent a letter to Trump outlining several ways the administration has undermined protections for LGBTQ Americans in his first months in office. ...
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Help Offered: It’s Time to Put Health Back on the Table

Health
Make 2017 the healthiest year ever for you and your family. Break that procrastination habit, and use your new health insurance to help make the positive changes you’ve been longing to make. ...
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Making an Enrollment List and Checking It Twice

Susan Johnson
Health
In order to choose a health plan, you’ll probably want to gather additional information, which will help you choose a plan which best fits your needs. ...
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Editorial: 2017 Brings Continued Progress on LGBTQ Health

Editorial Health
When I’m asked about the most important thing we’ve done for LGBTQ health, the answer is always the same: the Affordable Care Act. ...
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LGBT Advocates Issue Revised Guidelines for Hospitals Treating Transgender Patients

Health
An update has been released to the 2013 publication that provided guidance to hospitals seeking to improve health care for transgender patients. ...
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New Federal Report Shows Increasing Support of Same-Sex Adoptions

Health
A new report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services shows increasing national support for adoptions by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender parents. ...
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Breakthrough: Electronic Health Records to Collect Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Information

Health
HHS will require that all Electronic Health Record systems have the capacity to collect sexual orientation and gender identity information from patients. ...
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