Department of Health and Human Services


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to Department of Health and Human Services: Department of Housing and Urban Development

Department of Health and Human Services

,

DHHS

The U.S. agency that administers federal health programs, including the Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The National Institutes of Health, and other agencies.
References in periodicals archive ?
Department of Health and Human Services, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 2003, 52(S-1):1-12
(10.) Department of Health and Human Services. The National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs: Chartbook 2001.
The Web site for the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General offers the latest in fraud prevention and detection news, federal register notices, evaluation and inspection reports, and more.
Department of Health and Human Services (2001) noted that there are numerous effective intervention programs aimed at reducing and preventing youth violence.
"Community Health Status Report: Baltimore, MD," Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, July 2000.
The Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH 2010) demonstration project is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) response to the Federal Race Initiative and goal for year 2010 to eliminate disparities in health in six health priority areas.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in order to draw public attention to the disproportionate amount of federal funds going to nursing homes rather than home and community based PAS.
The task force was established in early 1988 by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. He appointed as in chairman the Director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), National Institutes of Health (NIH).
3 Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control, HIV/AIDS Surveillance, 2d quarter ed.
Department of Health and Human Services, talks about the new TANF regulations at Monday's plenary session.
Atlanta: US Department of Health and Human Services: 1999.
Full browser ?