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Wednesday, October 30, 2019 | 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. ET | Register Now

Join us on Wednesday, October 30 at 2:00 p.m. ET for a webinar to learn how combining relevant data with legal and policy strategies has helped reduce healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) over the past decade. You’ll hear from leading legal experts, healthcare executives, government representatives, and community partners.…

Recently, employees from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) gathered at Nationals Park – the home of Washington D.C.’s Major League Baseball team – as part of “HHS Night at the Ballpark.” Move Your Way and the Physical Activity Guidelines had a strong presence during this year’s festivities, including a photo booth, trivia, and pre-game ceremony.