What Every Patient Should Know About Privacy

What Every Patient Should Know About Privacy

ST. PAUL, Minn.Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org) president and co-founder Twila Brase was a featured speaker yesterday at the National Physicians Council for Healthcare Policy meeting in Washington, D.C., asking the important and timely question, “Patient Privacy: Where Art Thou?”

CCHF Urges OMB to Include Parental Consent for Storage and Research of Baby DNA in Final Common Rule

CCHF Urges OMB to Include Parental Consent for Storage and Research of Baby DNA in Final Common Rule

ST. PAUL, Minn.Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org) has been working diligently to ensure that protections for Baby DNA, the genetic blueprint of America’s youngest residents, is protected in the final version of the “Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects,” known as the Common Rule.

What Should Be Important to the Next HHS Secretary?

What Should Be Important to the Next HHS Secretary?

ST. PAUL, Minn.—After the resignation of former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, President Donald Trump is reportedly considering for the post pharmaceutical executive Alex Azar, who worked at HHS under George W. Bush before joining drug maker Eli Lilly, according to Politico.

President Trump’s Health Care EO Full of ‘Potential’ Commitments and Suggestions to ‘Consider’

President Trump’s Health Care EO Full of ‘Potential’ Commitments and Suggestions to ‘Consider’

ST. PAUL, Minn.—President Donald Trump signed an executive order yesterday that, according to the White House, seeks to “improve access, increase choices and lower costs for health care.”

President Trump, Here’s What Your Executive Order on Health Care Should Say…

President Trump, Here’s What Your Executive Order on Health Care Should Say…

ST. PAUL, Minn.—Frustrated with Congress’s inaction on health care reform and multiple failed attempts at an Affordable Care Act repeal, President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order today that will ease rules for businesses banding together to purchase health insurance and lift limits on short-term health insurance plans, along with other important changes, reports The Hill.

CCHF Welcomes Health Care Champions to Oct 24 Event

CCHF Welcomes Health Care Champions to Oct 24 Event

ST. PAUL, Minn.—Later this month, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org), will welcome two freedom and health care champions to its annual dinner and fundraising event in Minneapolis.

CCHF Says: Put a Real Repeal Bill Up for a Vote

CCHF Says: Put a Real Repeal Bill Up for a Vote

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Graham-Cassidy bill is the latest casualty in “repeal and replace” efforts, and the “replace” portion is most of the problem, says Twila Brase, president and co-founder of Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org).

12 Facts About the Graham-Cassidy ‘Repeal’ Bill

12 Facts About the Graham-Cassidy ‘Repeal’ Bill

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The U.S. Senate plans to hold a vote this week on the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. There’s just one problem, says Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.org).

What Will Happen to Parental Consent and Privacy Rights Once Federal ‘Common Rule’ Hits its Original Deadline in Jan. 2018?

What Will Happen to Parental Consent and Privacy Rights Once  Federal ‘Common Rule’ Hits its Original Deadline in Jan. 2018?

ST. PAUL, Minn.—September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month, which educates parents about tests that help diagnose diseases and disorders early in their baby’s life. But during this awareness month, Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, www.cchfreedom.orgwants to inform Americans about how the federal ‘Common Rule’ actually strips parents and the nation’s youngest citizens of their rights.

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to Congress: Vote on the ‘Real Thing’—A Real Repeal

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom to Congress: Vote on the  ‘Real Thing’—A Real Repeal

ST. PAUL, Minn.—In the ’70s, Coke® was touted across the nation as “the real thing.” It was a simple and clear idea—and a gangbusters ad campaign—that resonated with Americans from all walks of life.