Making America Great Again
President Donald J. Trump Achievements
HHS awarded almost $107 million to 1,273 health centers across the U.S. in order to improve the quality of the centers’ health care services.
Drug overdose deaths dropped by 5% in 2019, the first decline in nearly three decades, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Trump Administration issued guidance expanding options for individuals with chronic conditions. High deductible plans can now cover products such as insulin, inhalers and statins pre-deductible.
The Departments of Labor, Treasury, and HHS issued a final regulation expanding the use of health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) which will benefit more than 11 million people.
The drug overdose death rate dropped slightly between 2017 and 2018, according to the new estimates, after two decades of near-constant upticks.
The consumer price index for prescription drugs decreased by .06% in 2018, the first year-end decline in 46 years.
HHS finalized a rule aimed at increasing transparency in the pharmaceutical industry that requires drug companies to disclose the price of medication in direct-to-consumer television advertisements.
The Trump administration issued a rule allowing health care workers to refuse to provide services like abortion, sterilization or assisted suicide, if they cite a religious or conscientious objection.
The Support for Patients and Community Act is signed; this law will help defeat the opioid epidemic.
In September 2018, The Department Of Health And Human Services Awarded $60 Million To Support Community Health Centers Impacted By Hurricanes Harvey, Irma And Maria.
In August 2018, The FDA Helped To Facilitate Trade Between The U.S. and Foreign Trading Partners.
HHS Awarded $125 Million In Grants to 1,352 Community Health Centers Across All U.S. States, Territories And The District Of Columbia.
HHS Released A Tool For Medicare Consumers That Would Allow Them To Participate In Negotiating Lower Prescription Drug Prices.
The Department Of Health And Human Services, The Labor Department And The Department Of Treasury Provided Americans With More Healthcare Choices With The Final Approval Of Short-Term Limited-Duration
Under urging by the Trump Administration, Pfizer and Novartis have agreed to voluntarily drop their prescription drug prices.
HHS Secretary Alex Azar ordered FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to create a work group that would study the effects of importing prescription drugs to the U.S. in order to battle the skyrocketing pric
President Trump Signs Bill to Extend Veterans Choice Health Care Law
President Trump Hosts 250 Kids on the White House South Lawn to Introduce his Sports Council, Underscores Importance of Sports for America’s Youth
President Trump Signs Right to Try Legislation Fulfilling the Promise He Made to Expand Healthcare Options for Terminal Americans
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 20 through May 26, 2018, as Emergency Medical Services Week.
President Trump Rolled Out a Comprehensive Plan to Lower Drug Prices
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 2018 as National Physical Fitness and Sports Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2, 2018, World Autism Awareness Day.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2, 2017 as World Autism Awareness Day.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as Cancer Control Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as National Donate Life Month.
President Trump Rolled Out Principles to Combat the Opioid Crisis in the United States that will reduce supply, limit demand, and aid in treatment
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims March 18, 2018, through March 24, 2018, to be National Poison Prevention Week.
CMS and the White House Office of American Innovation Rolled out a New Government Wide MyHealthEData Initiative to Increase Access to Health Data by Patients
President Trump Takes Action to Combat Opioid Crisis; the White House Announces Opioid Summit
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims March 2018 as American Red Cross Month.
President Trump Establishes Council on Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition
President Trump Signed a Six-year Extension of CHIP to Fund Healthcare for 9 Million Children
President Trump Is the First Sitting U.S. President to Address the March for Life Live from the White House
The Department of Health and Human Services Created the Conscience and Religious Freedom Division of the Office For Civil Rights
CMS Rolled Out a New Policy Supporting States in Allowing Work and Community Engagement Among Non-Disabled, Working-Age Medicaid Beneficiaries
President Trump Repeals ObamaCare’s Individual Mandate
Department of Justice Announces Over $12 Million in Grant Funding to Support Anti-Opioid Efforts
Department of Agriculture Provides More Than $1 Billion to Improve Access to Health Care for Rural Communities
Department of Justice Announces Actions to Schedule All Fentanyl-Related Substances On An Emergency Basis
President Trump Declares a Nationwide Public Health Emergency to Address Opioid Crisis
President Trump Signs Executive Order to Reform U.S. Health Care System, Promotes Health Care Choice and Competition
President Trump Plans to Cut Cost-Sharing Reduction Payments to Insurance Companies under Obamacare
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 21 through May 27, 2017, as Emergency Medical Services Week.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 2017 as National Mental Health Awareness Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 2017, as National Physical Fitness and Sports Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2017 as National Donate Life Month
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims March 19 through March 25, 2017, as National Poison Prevention Week
President Trump Proclaims March 2017 as American Red Cross Month
President Trump Pledges to Minimize the Economic Burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Pending Repeal