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 CHSVA - United States Department of Health and Human Services 2002 Adoption Excellence Award Winner
Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy G. Thompson noted that the award was presented to "recognize the exceptional work and accomplishments in creating permanency for our children who wait in foster care".
Secretary Thompson also stated that this program "demonstrated, through innovative efforts and deep commitment to children, that our vision for safe, stable homes for all children in foster care can become a reality".
Children's Home Society of Virginia was recently recognized by the United States Department of Health and Human Services.
www.chsva.org /award.asp   (405 words)

  
 United States Secretary of Education - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Until 1979, there was one Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, uniting this department with the Department of Health and Human Services, which is now headed by a separate Secretary of Health and Human Services.
The Secretary is a member of the President's Cabinet, and 16th in line of United States presidential line of succession.
The United States Secretary of Education is the head of the Department of Education.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Secretary_of_Education   (113 words)

  
 Bush Chooses EPA Chief for Health and Human Services Secretary - US Department of State
As secretary, Leavitt would head the Department of Health and Human Services, an agency with a fiscal 2005 budget of $580 billion.
And throughout his career as governor and as Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tommy Thompson has led efforts to reform welfare laws and to help more people transition from welfare to work.
The quality of health and the health condition of people in this nation is a commitment that is shared among both agencies, as is the connection between science and health.
usinfo.state.gov /special/Archive/2004/Dec/13-186986.html   (1487 words)

  
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 Category:United States Department of Health and Human Services - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
United States Secretaries of Health and Human Services
United States Secretary of Health and Human Services
United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:United_States_Department_of_Health_and_Human_Services   (147 words)

  
 United States Department of Health and Human Services
United States Department of Health and Human Services
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services · 200 Independence Avenue, S.W. · Washington, D.C.
Information for individuals, professionals, and organizations on health and safety, medical care, prescription assistance, social and health services, grants management,....
www.os.dhhs.gov   (224 words)

  
 GAO: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary: Health Insurance Reform: Standards for Electronic Transactions, OGC-00-59, August 29, 2000
Pursuant to section 801(a)(2)(A) of title 5, United States Code, this is our report on a major rule promulgated by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Secretary, entitled "Health Insurance Reform: Standards for Electronic Transactions" (RIN: 0938-AI58).
HHS estimates the initial burden on health plans and health care providers to modify their computer systems software to be 10 hours or $300 per entity for a total burden of 52 million hours or $1.56 billion.
The purpose of the rule is to simplify the administration of the health care system, including Medicare and Medicaid, by enabling the efficient electronic transmission of certain health information.
www.gao.gov /decisions/majrule/og00059.htm   (904 words)

  
 Hispanic Business - Easter Seals Honors United States Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Aging Josefina Carbonell with 2003 Outstanding Advocate Award
Carbonell was sworn in as Assistant Secretary for Aging at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on August 8, 2001.
Prior to joining HHS, Assistant Secretary Carbonell was President and CEO of the largest Hispanic geriatric health and human service organization in the nation -- Little Havana Activities and Nutrition Centers in Dade County, Florida.
Easter Seals Honors United States Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Aging Josefina Carbonell with 2003 Outstanding Advocate Award
www.hispanicbusiness.com /news/newsbyid.asp?id=13142   (373 words)

  
 Memorandum from Juan A. del Real to the Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services [on proposed "Infant Doe" guidelines] (draft) [November 1982]
Memorandum from John A. Casciotti, United States Department of Health and Human Services to C. Everett Koop [on proposed "Infant Doe" guidelines] (November 15, 1982)
United States Department of Health and Human Services.
National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services
profiles.nlm.nih.gov /QQ/B/C/Q/K   (173 words)

  
 Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005
Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy G. Thompson
Brought to you by the Executive Office of the President and the Department of Health and Human Services.
Dietary Guidelines for Americans is published jointly every 5 years by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Agriculture (USDA).
www.healthierus.gov /dietaryguidelines   (427 words)

  
 Department of Health and Human Services - SourceWatch
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is "the United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves." [1] (http://www.os.dhhs.gov/news/press/2002pres/profile.html)
Once "at the helm of the Department of Health and Human Services," Secretary Michael Leavitt "is once again luring the team to follow him," Ceci Connelly of the Washington Post wrote (http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/06/30/AR2005063001791_pf.html) July 1, 2005.
Department of Health and Human Services - SourceWatch
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Department_of_Health_and_Human_Services   (777 words)

  
 FDA- Department of Education Organization Act
(a) The Department of Health, Education, and Welfare is hereby redesignated the Department of Health and Human Services and the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare or any other official of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare is hereby redesignated the Secretary or official, as appropriate, of Health and Human Services.
(1) by inserting after "Secretary" in the first sentence "of Health and Human Services, the Secretary of Education"; and
Such services shall include basic or general education, educational programs conducted for offenders, institutional training, health care, child care, and other supportive services, and new careers and job restructuring in the health, education, and welfare professions.";
www.fda.gov /opacom/laws/doeact.htm   (777 words)

  
 United States Secretary of Education - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Until 1979, there was one Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, uniting this department with the Department of Health and Human Services, which is now headed by a separate Secretary of Health and Human Services.
The Secretary is a member of the President's Cabinet, and 16th in line of United States presidential line of succession.
The United States Secretary of Education is the head of the Department of Education.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Secretary_of_Education   (113 words)

  
 www.health.gov
This site is coordinated by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office of Public Health and Science, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
www.health.gov is a portal to the Web sites of a number of multi-agency health initiatives and activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other Federal departments and agencies.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
www.health.gov   (97 words)

  
 Health Education Welfare - Education RU
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United States Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare The United States Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare was the head of the United.
United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare The United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare (also known as HEW) was a.
www.education.ru.com /health-education-welfare.html   (97 words)

  
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 Tommy Thompson Resigns From HHS (washingtonpost.com)
Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy G. Thompson today joined an exodus from President Bush's first-term Cabinet, announcing his resignation at a press conference in which he also warned that the world faces a potentially catastrophic flu pandemic and that the U.S. food supply is vulnerable to terrorists.
Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy Thompson waves farewell after announcing his resignation at HHS headquarters in Washington.
Video: Kerik accepts President Bush's nomination for secretary of homeland security.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/articles/A31377-2004Dec3.html   (765 words)

  
 Title 22 - §3202. Definitions
"Agreement" means a legally binding document between the Maine Department of Health and Human Services and the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare.
"Secretary" means the Secretary, United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare.
"Department" means the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.
janus.state.me.us /legis/statutes/22/title22sec3202.html   (269 words)

  
 United States Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare was the head of the United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
In 1979, there was a division of the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare's position into separate secretaries of Health and Human Services and Education.
United States Secretaries of Health, Education, and Welfare
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Secretary_of_Health,_Education,_and_Welfare   (111 words)

  
 The National Academy of Public Administration
Former Treasurer, State of Ohio; Senior Fellow, Urban Morgan Institute, College of Law, University of Cincinnati; U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Commission; Deputy Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Vice President, Xavier University; IOP Fellow, JFK School of Government, Harvard University.
Former Chairperson and Commissioner, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights; Professor, Howard University; Assistant Secretary for Education, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare; Chancellor, University of Colorado at Boulder.
Former City Manager and Executive Director, Redevelopment Agency, City of Brea, California; City Manager and Executive Director, Redevelopment Agency, City of Colton, California; Director, Human Services Department, City of Gardena, California; Youth Services Coordinator, Covina, California.
www.napawash.org /about_academy/fellows_bios.html   (8798 words)

  
 ABC News: Bush Taps EPA Chief As Health Secretary
WASHINGTON Dec 13, 2004 — President Bush chose Environmental Protection Agency chief Michael Leavitt on Monday to be secretary of Health and Human Services, filling one of the last two openings in his second-term Cabinet.
Environmental Protection Agency head Michael Leavitt, left, gestures after President Bush announced Leavitt as his nominee for secretary of Health and Human Services Monday, Dec. 13, 2004, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House.
Bush praised Leavitt as a "fine executive" and "a man of great compassion." "He's an ideal choice to lead one of the largest departments of the United States government."
abcnews.go.com /Politics/wireStory?id=325536   (644 words)

  
 Health Services - Definition of Health Services
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 JS Online: U.S. Hospitals Offering Beds to Military
``In the event of a military conflict outside the United States, the assistant secretary of defense for health affairs can activate this system when the need for hospital beds exceeds capacity within the Department of Defense and Veterans Affairs systems,'' Turner said.
Approximately 2,000 hospitals scattered around the country, mostly in mid- to large-sized cities, are prepared to accept military patients should the Pentagon ask, the Health and Human Services Department said.
``Many civilian hospitals across the United States have agreed to identify specific numbers of beds that they could make available to care for patients in responding to domestic disasters or military contingencies,'' Pentagon spokesman James Turner said.
www.jsonline.com /news/nat/ap/mar03/ap-war-beds030803.asp?format=print   (353 words)

  
 Bush Chooses EPA Chief for Health and Human Services Secretary - US Department of State
And throughout his career as governor and as Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tommy Thompson has led efforts to reform welfare laws and to help more people transition from welfare to work.
As secretary, Leavitt would head the Department of Health and Human Services, an agency with a fiscal 2005 budget of $580 billion.
He is an ideal choice to lead one of the largest departments of the United States government.
usinfo.state.gov /special/Archive/2004/Dec/13-186986.html   (1487 words)

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