HHS Renews COVID-19 Related Public Health Emergency

Published: 07/20/2021

  • Department of Health and Human Services
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has, renewed, effective July 20, 2021, the January 31, 2020, public health emergency (PHE) determination by former HHS Secretary Alex M. Azar II. The PHS is effective for ninety-day periods and had been previously renewed on April 21, 2020, July 23, 2020, October 2, 2020, and January 7, 2021, and April 15, 2021. This renewal affirms that a public health emergency exists and has existed since January 27, 2020, nationwide.

The Secretary of

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