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Johnson Calls for Permanent Access to Telehealth

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Youngstown Business Journal Published on June 24, 2020 U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-6, wants Congress “to make access to telehealth permanent for the American people.” Johnson sits on the House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Commission and questioned Drs. Anthony S. Fauci, Robert R. Redfield and Admiral Brett P. Giroir during their appearance yesterday before the panel. At the hearing, Giroir... Read more »

CAA program receives $376K telehealth grant

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Lisbon Morning Journal Published on June 4, 2020 U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson announced that the Lisbon Community Health Center was awarded a grant for telehealth services from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The Lisbon Community Health Center was awarded $376,191 for laptop and desktop computers, tablets, telecommunications system upgrades, telehealth equipment, and remote monitoring equip... Read more »

Johnson supports freezing funds to World Health Organization

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Johnson supports freezing funds to World Health Organization Mahoning Matters Published on April 18, 2020 U.S. Rep Bill Johnson (OH-6) supports President Donald Trump’s desire to cut off U.S. funding to the World Health Organization. “The World Health Organization (WHO) was dead wrong about the coronavirus from the beginning, and they bought [or willfully turned a blind eye toward] China's blatant... Read more »

CAO receives $720K grant from feds

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CAO receives $720K grant from feds Ironton Tribune Published on April 12, 2020 Ironton-Lawrence County Community Action Organization will receive more than $720,000 from the Health Resources & Service Administration’s Health Center Program as part of a historic response to the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, announced on Thursday that several local health centers received gra... Read more »

Stark County ambulance owner fights to protect workers due Amazon’s coronavirus restrictions

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Stark County ambulance owner fights to protect workers due Amazon's coronavirus restrictions Alliance Review Published on April 10, 2020 A North Canton-based ambulance service with 24 active stations in West Virginia and Ohio, had difficulty getting Amazon to deliver medical supplies, leaving his employees to fend for themselves against COVID-19. At least until a congressman and The Canton Reposit... Read more »

CAA to receive over $700K grant

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CAA to receive over $700K grant East Liverpool Review Published on April 9, 2020 U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson announced Columbiana County is among seven areas in the Sixth Congressional District which will receive coronavirus federal assistance for the local health centers. In a statement released on Wednesday evening, Johnson announced the Community Action Agency of Columbiana County will receive $745,... Read more »

Bill Johnson Announces Additional Federal Funding for Local Health Centers

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Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement announcing several local health centers received grants from the Health Resources & Service Administration’s (HRSA) Health Center Program as part of a historic response to the coronavirus pandemic. The HRSA is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The additional funding is a direct result of the CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act), which Johnson supported and the President signed into law: Read more »

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