Monday, April 19

Coronavirus: Press Briefing by White House COVID-19 Response Team and Public Health Officials

Wednesday, April 21

Coronavirus: President Biden Announces the U.S. Has Administered 200 Million Shots

Friday, April 23

Coronavirus: Press Briefing by White House COVID-19 Response Team and Public Health Officials


Thursday, April 22

Behavioral Health: Senate Judiciary Criminal Justice and Counterterrorism Subcommittee Holds Hearing on “Behavioral Health and Policing: Interactions and Solutions”

Nomination: Senate Committee on Finance Holds Hearing to Consider the Nominations of Andrea Joan Palm to be Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services and Chiquita Brooks-LaSure to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Biomedical Research: Senate HELP Committee Holds Hearing on “Protecting U.S. Biomedical Research: Efforts to Prevent Undue Foreign Influence”

Prescription Drugs: Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ), Ways and Means Committee Chair Richard E. Neal (D-MA), and Education and Labor Committee Chair Bobby Scott (D-VA) Reintroduce H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act


Monday, April 19

HHS: HHS Announces Nearly $150 Million from American Rescue Plan to Support Community-Bases Health Care Providers with COVID-19 Response

Friday, April 23

CMS: CMS Announces Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee Schedule Final Rule Will be Further Delayed


House Natural Resources Committee

Subcommittee Hearing “Accessibility for People with Disabilities on National Parks and Public Lands”

Tuesday, April 27, 12:00 PM

House Committee on Science, Space, & Technology

Subcommittee on Research and Technology Hearing “National Science Foundation: Advancing Research for the Future of U.S. Innovation”

Wednesday, April 28, 10:00 AM

Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee

Full Committee Hearing “Examining Our COVID-19 Response: Using Lessons Learned to Address Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders”

Wednesday, April 28, 10:00 AM

Senate Appropriations Committee

Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Hearing “Addressing Health Disparities in Indian Country: Review of the Indian Health Service’s COVID Response and Future Needs”

Wednesday, April 28, 10:00 AM

House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Subcommittee on Health Hearing “The Long Haul: Forging a Path through the Lingering Effects of COVID-19”

Wednesday, April 28, 11:00 AM

House Committee on Ways and Means

Health Subcommittee Hearing on Charting the Path Forward for Telehealth

Wednesday, April 28, 2:00 PM

Senate Appropriations Committee

Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Hearing “VA Telehealth Program: Leveraging Recent Investments to Build Future Capacity”

Wednesday, April 28, 3:00 PM

Senate Special Committee on Aging

Full Committee Hearing “A Changing Workforce: Supporting Older Workers Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond”

Thursday, April 29, 9:30 AM

Senate Finance Committee

Full Committee Hearing “Social Security During COVID: How the Pandemic Hampered Access to Benefits and Strategies for Improving Service Delivery”

Thursday, April 29, 10:00 AM

House Committee on the Judiciary

Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law Hearing “Treating the Problem: Addressing Anticompetitive Conduct and Consolidation in Health Care Markets”

Thursday, April 29, 1:00 PM

House Education and Labor Committee

Workforce Protections Subcommittee Hearing “Protecting Workers from COVID-19: Monitoring the Status of OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard”

Friday, April 30, 2:00 PM

House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Health Subcommittee Hearing “Legislation to Lower the Cost of Prescription Drugs”

Tuesday, May 4, 11:30 AM

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