A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.
The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
Acquisition, organization, and preparation of library materials for use, including selection, weeding, cataloging, classification, and preservation.
Systems where the input data enter the computer directly from the point of origin (usually a terminal or workstation) and/or in which output data are transmitted directly to that terminal point of origin. (Sippl, Computer Dictionary, 4th ed)
Ordered compilations of item descriptions and sufficient information to afford access to them.
Method of making images on a sensitized surface by exposure to light or other radiant energy.
Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.
Annual statements reviewing the status of the administrative and operational functions and accomplishments of an institution or organization.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.
An Act prohibiting a health plan from establishing lifetime limits or annual limits on the dollar value of benefits for any participant or beneficiary after January 1, 2014. It permits a restricted annual limit for plan years beginning prior to January 1, 2014. It provides that a health plan shall not be prevented from placing annual or lifetime per-beneficiary limits on covered benefits. The Act sets up a competitive health insurance market.
An independent Federal agency established in 1958. It conducts research for the solution of problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere and develops, constructs, tests, and operates aeronautical and space vehicles. (From U.S. Government Manual, 1993)
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of VETERANS.
Sound that expresses emotion through rhythm, melody, and harmony.
Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The practice of dentistry concerned with the dental problems of children, proper maintenance, and treatment. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Personnel whose work is prescribed and supervised by the dentist.
Works about randomized clinical trials that compare interventions in clinical settings and which look at a range of effectiveness outcomes and impacts.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.