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With regard to the Healthy People 2020 objective of SA-4.1: Increase the proportion of adolescents aged 12 to 17 years perceiving great risk associated with substance abuse--Consuming five or more alcoholic drinks at a single occasion once or twice a week was to increase this percentage from 40.0% in 2008 to 44.0% by the year 2020 (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2015a).
CDC, HIPAA privacy rule and public health: guidance from CDC and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 2003, 52(S-1):1-12
(11.) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "Voluntary HIV Counseling and Testing: Facts, Issues and Answers," http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/InSite.jsp?
Ms Katz is Director, Division of Disability and Aging, Office of Disability, Aging, and Long-Term Care Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
ADAPT (American Disabled for Attendant Programs Today) has begun a campaign of direct action which targets the U.S. 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 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Agriculture currently recommend as many as four fish meals a week, notes Artemis Simopoulous of Health and Human Services, who chaired the conference.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published Literacy and Health in the United States in 1991, stressing the importance of literacy to health.
(13.) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Healthy People 2010: Understanding and Improving Health, second ed., Washington, DC: U.S.
In Youth Violence: A Report of the Surgeon General (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2001), a risk factor was described as any factor that increases the likelihood that a person will suffer harm.
Bailey, director of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Plan Benefits Group at the Center for Beneficiary Choices, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), stated that "Permanent provider status is one more indication that the PACE programs have proven themselves as a reliable means to deliver high-quality care to older Americans in need of care and services.
The American Osteopathic Association, which represents 44,000 osteopathic physicians, has called for the withdrawal of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' proposal to protect the privacy of medical information.
The RWJF and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (OASPE/DHHS) are co-sponsors of the evaluation research component, which will be conducted under the oversight of the University of Maryland Center on Aging by Mathematica Policy Research.
(Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control, 1992), 9.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has determined that MBOCA may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen (ATSDR 1994).
In the summer of 2004, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that Medicare would add obesity to its list of covered illnesses.
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