Medicaid patients in Maine who had critical incidents involving neglect, exploitation, or abuse were not investigated and reported immediately, according to an audit from the Department of Health and Human Services.
The Internal Revenue Service awards Obamacare premium tax credits to individuals without verifying that they are legally present in the United States or checking their citizenship status, according to a Government Accountability Office report.
The Department of Health and Human Services issued more than three times as many major regulations than any other agency during the Obama administration, according to a new report.
The Trump administration is delaying an onerous Obamacare regulation that left confusion as to what a menu is.
A government watchdog group has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) after the agency failed to turn over Obamacare records despite the expiration of time limits imposed by the Freedom of Information Act.
Dr. Ben Carson turned down an offer to serve as the Health and Human Services secretary under President-elect Donald Trump, the retired neurosurgeon’s business manager confirmed to Circa on Tuesday.
The state of North Dakota joined several hospitals and a group of nuns to sue the Obama administration on Monday over a federal regulation they claim would require doctors to perform gender transition procedures on individuals, including children, despite the medical judgment of health care providers.
Premiums will increase significantly next year by double-digit percentages under the Affordable Care Act, and many consumers will be left with only one insurer option, the Obama administration said Monday.
The Department of Health and Human Services lacks the authority to bail out insurers through the transitional reinsurance program with taxpayer funds that were meant to go to the U.S. Treasury, according to a report from the Government Accountability Office.