Department of Health and Human Services

Feds Release $71.5M Withheld During Migrant CrisisGroups that provide refugee services across the United States expressed relief Thursday after the federal government announced the release of $71.5 million it had reprogrammed in June to deal with the thousands of unaccompanied minors who crossed the border this year.
Health Insurers Raise 2015 Florida Exchange RatesIn Florida, eight insurance companies will raise the price of health plans and three will be lowering them through the Affordable Care Act exchange.
Florida Among States Getting Most Immigrant Kids Federal data published Thursday shows Florida is the state receiving the most unaccompanied children caught at the U.S. border.
Website Problems Stall Sign-Ups For Health Insurance In West Miami-Dade Visitors packed the Mall of the Americas Monday night to shop for health insurance.
Health Insurance Deadline ApproachingThe clock is ticking for Floridians who are interested in signing up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
Head Start Programs Kept Afloat During Shutdown With Donation A donation will help the National Heat Start Association keep going during the federal government shutdown.
Floridians Cost For ACA Coverage RevealedThe Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges go live on Tuesday and premiums for Florida for a mid-range plan would be approximately $328 a month depending on where the buyer lives in the state.
Reports: Medicare Paid $120M In Illegal CareTwo new reports show that the taxpayer-funded Medicare program paid more than $120 million from 2009 to 2011 in violation of federal law for medical services for inmates and illegal immigrants.
Archdiocese Of Miami Sues Gov't Over Birth Control MandateThe Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Miami has joined other Catholic institutions nationwide in challenging the Obama administration over birth control.
Keys Schools New Sex Ed Curriculum Includes Birth Control DiscussionFlorida Keys public schools are changing their sex education curriculum. For the first time, the new curriculum will include discussion of birth control.
Miami Fugitive Wanted for Medicare Fraud