OSDH New Rule Removes Vaccine Education Requirement

Posted on 8/6/2020
Interim State Department of Health Col. Lance Frye, MD, last Friday submitted an emergency rule removing the new vaccination education requirement stating there’s a statutory conflict with current statute.

Public health emergency extended for 90 days

Posted on 7/27/2020
As anticipated, in consultation with public health officials, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar extended the current COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) for an additional 90 days (the maximum period allowed by law).

Ambulatory Provider Telemedicine Program Available

Posted on 7/23/2020
Registration is now available for a 10-week learning collaborative developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Project Echo, Public Health Foundation and others designed to address the implementation of telemedicine...

In Memory: Gordon H. Deckert MD

Posted on 7/6/2020
He enriched our education and our medical practices by helping us understand the human side of the doctor-patient relationship as well as the importance of public health education, practices and policies.

June 30 Endorsed Candidates

Posted on 6/29/2020