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A bill introduced in the Senate to improve mental health care

A bill introduced in the Senate to improve mental health care

NORTH MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) – Sen. Tina Smith (D-Minn.) introduced a bill in the US Senate that aims to improve health insurance coverage for mental health. According to Smith, 70% of health insurance companies do not offer equal coverage options for physical and mental health issues. Smith’s bill aims to address the lack of mental …

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Senate confirms Roselyn Tso as IHS director

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI), chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, and U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), deputy chairman of the committee, announced the confirmation of Roselyn Tso as Director of the Indian Health Service (IHS) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). “Dedicated and longstanding leadership in the …

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Navajo Nation citizen confirmed by Senate as IHS director – Law360

By Joyce Hanson (September 22, 2022, 5:10 p.m. EDT) – A citizen of the Navajo Nation has been confirmed by the full United States Senate to lead the Indian Health Service of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, becoming oldest in the department. responsible for the development of health care policy for …

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