Secretary Alex Azar (@SecAzar )

Secretary Alex Azar

Bio Alex Azar is the 24th Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (@HHSgov). Privacy policy: hhs.gov/privacy.html
Location Washington, DC
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iPhone : The Administration’s bold initiative will reduce new #HIV infections in our country by 90% within 10 years. You can learn more about Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America by subscribing to the @HIVgov listserv today: bit.ly/endingHIVepide…

Twitter Media Studio : At the international mail facility in Jamaica, NY, we saw first-hand the work U.S. FDA does with federal partners to inspect, detect, and intercept overseas shipments containing illicit and potentially dangerous drugs and other products from reaching Americans.

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Twitter Media Studio : Getting a #flu vaccine is the best thing you can do to protect yourself and your family this flu season. I encourage everyone to make flu vaccination a healthy habit, each and every year. #WhyIFightFlu

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iPhone : Wonderful day BostonMedicalCenter Medical Center yesterday. Met with incredible doctors, nurses and families. #BeBest continues to promote programs what help people struggling w/ #opioid addiction. twitter.com/bostonherald/s…

Twitter Web App : The awards the American Society of Nephrology conferred on HHS.gov leaders today are a tremendous honor. On behalf of all of our awardees, thank you for this recognition.

Twitter Web App : Glad to speak at #KidneyWeek and discuss where we are today: on the cusp of a major revolution in how America cares for #kidney disease. hhs.gov/about/leadersh…

iPhone : However, Gilead must respect the U.S. patent system, the groundbreaking work by CDC researchers, and the substantial taxpayer contributions to the development of these drugs. The complaint filed today seeks to ensure that they do.

iPhone : HHS recognizes Gilead’s role in selling Truvada® and Descovy® to patients for prevention of HIV. Communities have put these drugs to use in saving lives and reducing the spread of HIV.

iPhone : Today, the United States, on behalf of HHS, filed a complaint in federal district court against Gilead seeking damages for Gilead’s infringement of HHS patents related to pre-exposure prophylaxis (or PrEP) for HIV prevention. hhs.gov/about/news/201…

Twitter Web App : For too long, our system has failed to provide Americans with serious mental illness & their families the treatment & assistance they need. Today we announced the approval of a groundbreaking demonstration to expand access to behavioral health treatment: cms.gov/newsroom/press…

Twitter Web App : .Melania Trump just wrapped an important discussion w/ leadership & staff at BostonMedicalCenter learning about their programs & resources that support & care for mothers & babies w/ NAS—a topic she's devoted to raising awareness to through #BeBest. Up next: tour of the pediatrics wing.

iPhone : Grateful for the personal leadership of Melania Trump in drawing attention to neonatal abstinence syndrome and the needs of families and infants impacted by it. NAS is one of the most heartbreaking aspects of the #opioidcrisis and is a focus of our work at HHS.gov.

Twitter Web App : Millions of Americans have a substance use disorder.

Help is available, treatment works, and people recover every day.

findtreatment.gov is a new website to help Americans learn about types of treatment, payment options, and treatment locations near you or a loved one.