According to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Xavier Becerra, the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), has renewed the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE), extending the many waivers that are in place until Jan. 16, 2022. READ MORE
Published on October 15, 2021 | Release Number | Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)
Department of Health and Human Services: hhs.gov
All applicable waivers remain in place.
Renewal of Determination That A Public Health Emergency Exists
AS A RESULT of the continued consequences of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, on this date and after consultation with public health officials as necessary, I, Xavier Becerra, Secretary of Health and Human Services, pursuant to the authority vested in me under section 319 of the Public Health Service Act, do hereby renew, effective October 18, 2021, the January 31, 2020, determination by former Secretary Alex M. Azar II, that he previously renewed on April 21, 2020, July 23, 2020, October 2, 2020, and January 7, 2021, and that I renewed on April 15, 2021 and July 19, 2021, that a public health emergency exists and has existed since January 27, 2020, nationwide.
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