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Useful Industry Resources

With the everchanging healthcare industry it is very important to Strategic to provide healthcare resources for our clients and community members, Strategic compiled a list of helpful websites*. Below you will find everything from strategic links within CMS to the healthcare industry's leading associations.

American Hospital Association
The AHA is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities.

Center for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS)
CMS runs the Medicare Program, Medicaid Program, and State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). CMS, with the Departments of Labor and Treasury, helps millions of Americans and small companies get health insurance coverage. CMS also helps eliminate discrimiation based on health status for people buying health insurance.

Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS)
DHHS is the United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, espectiall for those who are least able to help themselves. The DHHS has over 300 programs including medical and social science research, preventing outbreak of infectious disease, assuring food and drug safety, Medicare and Medicaid, etc.

Health Resources & Services Administration (HFMA)
HRSA's mission is to improve and expand access to quality health care for all. HRSA assures the availability of quality health care to low income, uninsured, isolated, vulnerable and special needs populations. HRSA seeks to meet unique health care needs.

Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
HFMA is the nation's leading personal membership organization for healthcare financial management professionals. HFMA brings perspective and clarity to the industry's complex issues.

National Rural Health Assocation (NHRA)
The NRHA is a national nonprofit membership organization with more than 18,000 members. The association's mission is to provide leadership on rural health issues. The NRHA membership is made up of a diverse collection of individuals and organizations, all of whom share the common bond of an interest in rural health.

Office of the Federal Register
The U.S. Government Printing Office and the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration work closely to disseminate the official text of Federal laws; Presidential documents; administrative regulations and notices; and descriptions of Federal organizations, programs and activities.

Social Security Administration
The main on-line site for U.S. Social Security Administration services: checking eligibility, status, applying, requesting reports, replacing lost cards, replacement 1099's, etc.

*Strategic is not responsible for the accuracy or reliablity of the information displayed in these websites. We provided the list only as a resource for our clients and any other interested parties.