ABBR: DHHS, HHS 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, Medicare, Medicaid, Head Start, and health care reform. The department was called the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare until the U.S. Department of Education was established (1979).
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Department of Health and Human Services." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751832/all/Department_of_Health_and_Human_Services.
Department of Health and Human Services. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751832/all/Department_of_Health_and_Human_Services. Accessed February 28, 2021.
Department of Health and Human Services. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751832/all/Department_of_Health_and_Human_Services
Department of Health and Human Services [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2021 February 28]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751832/all/Department_of_Health_and_Human_Services.
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