Kathleen Sebelius http://kcur.org en Sebelius Pushes Health Exchanges, Medicaid Expansion In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/sebelius-pushes-health-exchanges-medicaid-expansion-kansas-city <p>Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius&nbsp;urged the uninsured to enroll on the federal health exchange at a press conference in Kansas City, Mo., on Monday.</p><p>At the Full Employment Council near 18<sup>th</sup> and Vine streets, Sebelius touted the benefits of the health exchange for both the uninsured and for the Kansas City metropolitan area.</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 21:09:27 +0000 Alex Smith 50706 at http://kcur.org Sebelius Pushes Health Exchanges, Medicaid Expansion In Kansas City HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Talks Obamacare http://kcur.org/post/hhs-secretary-kathleen-sebelius-talks-obamacare <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In a phone conversation on Thursday afternoon, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen </span>Sebelius<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> discussed some of the current issues surrounding the Affordable Care Act.</span></p><p>Sebelius has faced criticism over the health exchange rollout, canceled insurance policies and abortion coverage. Some of her strongest critics hail from Kansas, the state where Sebelius twice served as governor.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:23:23 +0000 Alex Smith 48654 at http://kcur.org Top U.S. Health Official Says Insurance Marketplace Will Help Many ― But Not All http://kcur.org/post/top-us-health-official-says-insurance-marketplace-will-help-many-not-all <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius speaks to reporters at St. Louis City Hall, while St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay, St. Louis City Health Director Pam Walker, and St. Louis County Health Director Delores Gunn look on (left to right)." data-attribution="Credit Véronique LaCapra, St. Louis Public Radio" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201309/IMG_4756.JPG" alt="" /><p>U.S. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 12:39:15 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 43956 at http://kcur.org Top U.S. Health Official Says Insurance Marketplace Will Help Many ― But Not All University Of Kansas Gets 'Select' Cancer Institute Designation http://kcur.org/post/university-kansas-gets-select-cancer-institute-designation <p>KU Cancer Center has obtained a National Cancer Institute designation. Officially.</p><p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 16:55:34 +0000 Elana Gordon 20970 at http://kcur.org University Of Kansas Gets 'Select' Cancer Institute Designation Sebelius To Lend Support To Vaccination Projects In Haiti http://kcur.org/post/sebelius-lend-support-vaccination-projects-haiti Health and Human Services Secretary <a href="http://www.hhs.gov/secretary/about/biography/index.html">Kathleen Sebelius</a> is <a href="http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-5412-haiti-cholera-us-health-secretary-kathleen-sebelius-in-haiti-for-2-days.html">in Haiti</a> today to support two big vaccination initiatives.<p>One, a pilot project to prevent <a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001348/">cholera</a>, is <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2012/04/12/150493770/vaccination-against-cholera-finally-begins-in-haiti">already under way</a>. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 15:31:00 +0000 Richard Knox 16099 at http://kcur.org Sebelius To Lend Support To Vaccination Projects In Haiti Sebelius Touts Electronic Medical Records During Visit http://kcur.org/post/sebelius-touts-electronic-medical-records-during-visit <p>The health industry comprises nearly one fifth of the nation&rsquo;s GDP, but up until recently, relied mostly on paper files.</p><p> Sat, 18 Feb 2012 00:48:12 +0000 Elana Gordon 12748 at http://kcur.org Sebelius Touts Electronic Medical Records During Visit Video: Sebelius To Visit College's Virtual Hospital http://kcur.org/post/video-sebelius-visits-colleges-virtual-hospital <p>U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is in Kansas City today, drawing attention to developments in health information technology.</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 20:59:58 +0000 Elana Gordon 12712 at http://kcur.org Video: Sebelius To Visit College's Virtual Hospital Sebelius in Wichita: 'Health Centers Serve Growing Need' http://kcur.org/post/sebelius-wichita-health-centers-serve-growing-need <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d825b800a5e-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d825b800a5e-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d825b800a5e-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-934736.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Wichita, KS – U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in Wichita yesterday for a first-hand look at a community health center.</p> Fri, 12 Nov 2010 18:27:04 +0000 7284 at http://kcur.org Sebelius in Wichita: 'Health Centers Serve Growing Need' HHS Secretary Addresses 'Valley of Death' With Area Drug Developers And Researchers http://kcur.org/post/hhs-secretary-addresses-valley-death-area-drug-developers-and-researchers <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d84a47a9f90-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d84a47a9f90-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d84a47a9f90-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-911596.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, used to be governor of Kansas. She was back in her home turf today,and KCUR's Elana Gordon caught up with her to talk about her key role in implementing health reform.</p> Tue, 06 Jul 2010 22:28:05 +0000 Elana Gordon 6795 at http://kcur.org HHS Secretary Addresses 'Valley of Death' With Area Drug Developers And Researchers HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius On 'Up To Date' http://kcur.org/post/hhs-secretary-kathleen-sebelius-date <p>Kansas City, MO – While in town for a conference about cancer treatments and trials, Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and former Kansas Governor, talked with host Steve Kraske about health care reform, Medicare and other prominent issues facing the country.</p> Tue, 06 Jul 2010 18:37:02 +0000 Steve Kraske 6800 at http://kcur.org HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius On 'Up To Date'