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New Healthcare Collaborative Launches to Help Patients with Long-COVID
April 28, 2021

Governor Mike Leavitt and Nancy-Ann DeParle Announce New, Multi-Sector Alliance to Address Long-COVID Challenges and Promote Recovery Salt Lake City, April 28, 2021—Today, Governor Mike Leavitt, former Governor of Utah and former U.S. Secretary for Health and Human Services (HHS), and Nancy-Ann DeParle, former Assistant to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy […]

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The Call to Action
April 28, 2021

As part of their official launch of the Alliance, Governor Leavitt and Nancy-Ann DeParle also released a Call to Action, in which they outline the need for research and collaboration to “help inform how to best help the millions of Americans whose symptoms may not end, even after the public health emergency does.” Leavitt and DeParle […]

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Letter to the Energy and Commerce Committee
April 28, 2021

COVID Patient Recovery Alliance co-conveners, Governor Michael Leavitt and Nancy-Ann DeParle, submitted a letter commending the leaders of the House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Health for holding a hearing, “The Long Haul: Forging a Path through the Lingering Effects of COVID-19.” In the letter, they said, “We applaud the Committee for holding the hearing. We […]

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In The News

Governor Mike Leavitt testifies before Congress about COVID-19
June 11, 2021

On February 3, 2021, Governor Mike Leavitt testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce during the hearing “Road to Recovery: Ramping Up COVID-19 Vaccines, Testing, and Medical Supply Chain”. Read the full except here.

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Nancy-Ann DeParle quoted in a New York Times article discussing long-COVID medical bills
May 21, 2021

New York Times: Nancy-Ann DeParle, co-convener of the COVID Patient Recovery Alliance, was quoted in an article discussing high medical bills for long-COVID patients. Read the full article here.

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Governor Leavitt and Brett Giroir quoted in The Washington Post about forming an alliance to focus on long-COVID
April 29, 2021

The Washington Post: Governor Mike Leavitt and Brett Giroir, an assistant HHS secretary in charge of coronavirus testing under President Donald Trump, were quoted in an article discussing the COVID Patient Recovery Alliance. Read the full article here.

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