HSTF-S sustains enhanced migration enforcement posture

HSTF-S sustains enhanced migration enforcement posture
MIAMI— Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of State announced sweeping new measures to further reduce irregular migration, including irregular maritime migration, and to significantly expand lawful pathways to facilitate the safe, orderly and humane processing of migrants. The measures announced Thursday draw on the success of recent processes that have significantly...

Coast Guard and Department of State share resources for new integrated health information system

The U.S. Coast Guard’s Health, Safety and Work-Life Directorate Monday announced an Interagency Agreement with the Department of State to share an Integrated Health Information System (IHiS), which includes a commercial electronic health record, Epic.™ This unique agreement provides substantial benefits to both agencies, including efficiencies generated by leveraging joint purchasing power...

U.S. Government Repatriates 78 Haitian Nationals

MIAMI – Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable repatriated 78 Haitian nationals to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Thursday, after receiving authority for the operation from U.S. interagency members.