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HHS secretary Alex Azar said the Trump administration's proposed budget reflects significant and strategic investments in health programs.
ONC funding was reduced 37% under Trump's proposed budget, but cybersecurity got an $18 million increase and $1.2 billion was reserved for the VA's EHR upgrade.
Trump's 2019 budget proposal prioritizes funding for key administration goals like combating the opioid epidemic.
The agreement would add $2 billion to the National Institutes of Health and fund community health centers.
Hospital plumbing plays host to many antibiotic-resistant superbugs, including bacteria that resist last-resort medications.
Staff from HHS are back to work after Congress agreed to a spending bill to fund the government until Feb. 8.
A government shutdown that began Saturday will furlough all but six of ONC's 179 employees.
The House passed a short-term spending bill, but a divided Senate may lead U.S. to a government shutdown.
House Republicans are trying to lock in votes today on a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown.