President Biden and Prime Minister Lapid launched the US-Israel Strategic High-Level Dialogue on Technology in July to establish a partnership on critical and emerging technologies to bring the cooperation between the countries to new heights. On September 28, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and Israeli National Security Advisor Dr. Eyal Hulata led the first meeting of the Dialogue in Washington, DC.

The US-Israel technological partnership has never been stronger, and senior representatives from the White House National Security Council, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, the Department of State, the Department of Commerce, the Department of the Treasury, the Department of Defense, the Department of Energy, the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Health and Human Services, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the National Science Foundation held discussions with senior representatives from the Israel National Security Council, the Ministry of Innovation, Science and

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But neither he nor congressional Republicans have been in any hurry to drop the attraction initiated by the Obama administration as a result of that might mean the subsidies would be immediately cut off, throwing the medical health insurance market into turmoil. Instead, the lawsuit has been basically suspended and the funds have develop into a brand new bargaining chip in Washington. The administration is essentially doling them out on a month-to-month basis whereas Republicans battle to come back collectively on their very own well being care alternative plan. The National Institutes of Health will work with private companions to develop better overdose-reversal and prevention interventions; discover new drugs and technologies to treat opioid …

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In recognition of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, the Biden-Harris Administration is highlighting key actions it has advanced across the federal government to improve suicide prevention. Suicide is a complex problem with no single cause and no single solution, but the Administration is committed to taking aggressive actions, including:

  • Tackling the Mental Health Crisis. President Biden named tackling the mental health crisis a key pillar of his Unity Agenda, laying out a strategy to transform how mental health is understood, perceived, accessed, treated, and integrated – in and out of health care settings. Released in March, the President’s strategy outlined several actions to: (1) strengthen system capacity; (2) connect more Americans to care, and: (3) create healthy environments to strengthen mental health. Ensuring a robust crisis services infrastructure is a key focus area of ​​being pursued under this strategy.
  • Launching 988 as the New National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. Ensuring
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The three-day United Facts of America: A Festival of Fact-Checking heads into its final day, Sept. 29, with a full slate of online presentations, headlined by a discussion of disinformation linked to health care.

The Poynter Institute for Media Studies is presenting the conference with PolitiFact, its Pulitzer Prize-winning enterprise.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, debates about whether to get, or skip, vaccines pushed physicians to the forefront and emphasized their critical role in fighting misinformation. (PolitiFact has posted dozens of fact-checks related to the pandemic, frequently tapping medical experts to sort facts.)

On Sept. 29, American Medical Association President Dr. Jack Resneck will join Kaiser Health News Partnerships Editor and Senior Correspondent Mary Agnes Carey to discuss health care disinformation.

Resneck, a practicing dermatologist and health care policy expert, joined the American Medical Association board of trustees in 2014 and was its chair from 2018 to 2019. He became association

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$225 Million in Training Grants Awarded Today; American Rescue Plan Investments for Community Health Workforce Total Over $1.1 Billion

Today, the Biden-Harris Administration is awards $225 million in American Rescue Plan funds to train over 13,000 Community Health Workers (CHWs). In response to the acute need to expand the health care workforce and address pandemic-related burnout, the American Rescue Plan provided historic investments. Among these investments, President Biden’s American Rescue Plan provided a total of over $1.1 billion for community health, outreach, and health education workers—the largest ever one-time investment in the nation’s community health workforce. These investments are expected to deploy over 40,000 people in community health, outreach, and health education roles over the coming years. This investment will build on the roughly 50,000 CHWs who were already working in American communities before the pandemic.

CHWs are an evidence-based, cost-effective public health workforce to improve population health and

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