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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Also called HHS. A cabinet-level body of the U.S. federal government responsible for protecting the public health. It conducts drug inspections, assists in the implementation of Medicare and Medicaid, runs the health service for Native Americans, and performs many similar operations. Until 1995, it also administered the Social Security Administration. It was created in 1953 and took its current form in 1980.
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Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Indian Health Service, Summary of Leading Causes of Outpatient Visits: Indian Health Service Facilities, FY 1987.
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Aetna (NYSE:AET) announced today that it is the first health plan, and one of the first Fortune 100 employers in the country, to sign the "Statement of Support for the Four Cornerstones of Value-driven Health Care" recently released by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for providing federal health care services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.
Department of Health and Human Services 2001) declared this a national priority and called on individuals, families, communities, schools, businesses, organizations, the media, the health care system, and the government to work together toward a unified vision for a healthier America.
Department of Health and Human Services to develop a prototype for a nationwide health information network (NHIN) architecture.
TOMBALL, Texas -- Cirrus Health announced today Spring Creek Surgery Center, located in Tomball, Texas, has passed its Medicare survey with the Texas Department of Health and Human Services.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded Tunnell Consulting a multi-million dollar labor-hours type contract to provide staffing support to assist HHS in preparing for a potential global influenza pandemic.
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