Washington Update

Health Professions Schools Warned Against Hepatitis B Discrimination

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The Departments of Justice, Education, and Health and Human Services sent a joint letter to all U.S. medical schools, dental schools, nursing schools, and other health-related schools, expressing concern that some may be making enrollment decisions based on an incorrect understanding of the hepatitis B virus, resulting in discrimination.

U.S. Department of Education Will Not Appeal Gainful Employment Rule

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The U.S. Department of Education has decided not to appeal a federal judge’s decision that blocked key provisions of the gainful employment rule before it took effect.
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