Academic teaching hospital.
Accountable Care Organization (ACO).
Acute care hospital.
Against medical advice (AMA).
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
Aging population and the U.S. health care system.
Alternative medicine and standard medical practice.
American Public Health Association.
Americans with Disabilities Act provisions.
Anti-vaccine movement and medical conspiracy theories.
Catastrophic illness and major medical plans.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Children’s Health Insurance Program (Medicaid).
Chronic illness and the U.S. health care system.
Clinical trials, overview.
Clinical trials, phase 4.
COBRA (Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act) insurance.
Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA).
Community Transformation Grants (CTG).
Community-based health care.
Community-based health center.
Consumer assistance programs (CAPs).
Consumer eHealth Program.
Consumer-driven health plans (CDHPs).
Cost of health care.
Critical access hospital.
Delivery of health care.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Determinants of health.
Disease management, chronic illness management.
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD).
Drugs during pregnancy, FDA categories.
Dual eligible special needs plans.
Economic globalization and the spread of disease.
Electronic biomedical data and privacy concerns.
Electronic health record (EHR).
Essential health benefits.
Evaluating health and medical information on the Internet.
Explanation of benefits (EOB).
Faith healing and prayer.
Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA).
Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.
Fee-for-service models of health insurance.
Fee-for-value models of health insurance.
Flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and Health Spending Accounts (HSAs).
Food allergies, growth of.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Free-standing medical centers.
Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act.
Health care apps for mobile devices.
Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA).
Health care in assisted living facilities.
Health care in nursing homes.
Health care in residential group homes.
Health care quality report cards.
Health care system in Australia.
Health care system in France.
Health care system in Germany.
Health impact assessment (HIA).
Health information administrator.
Health information exchange (HIE).
Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act.
Health insurance exchanges.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
Health Maintenance Organization (HMO).
HealthCare Tourism International.
High-deductible health plans (HDHPs).
History of insurance.
Home health care.
Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS).
Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (Hospital IQR) program.
Hospital value-based purchasing (HVBP).
Immunization programs and clinics.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI).
Institute of Medicine (IOM).
Insurance exchange subsidies.
Integrated delivery systems or networks.
Joint Commission International.
Licensed professional counselor.
Long-term acute care (LTAC) facility.
Long-term care insurance.
Managed care organization.
Medicaid Drug Rebate Program.
Medicaid provider payments.
Medicaid/Medicare fraud and abuse.
Medical Loss Ratio (MLR).
Medical malpractice lawsuits and U.S. health care system.
Medicare provider payments.
Medigap insurance (Medicare supplement insurance).
Mental health assessment.
Mental health/behavioral health insurance plans.
Mental health/behavioral health facility.
National Health Insurance Program (Canada).
National Health Service (United Kingdom).
National Health Service Corps.
National Institutes of Health (NIH).
National Library of Medicine (NLM).
National Quality Forum (NQF).
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Patient satisfaction surveys and scores.
Patient-centered medical home (PCMH).
Patients Beyond Borders.
Personal health record (PHR).
Pharmaceutical advertising, impact on consumers.
Preferred Provider Organization (PPO).
Premium rate review.
Prevention and Public Health Fund.
Preventive service coverage.
Primary care physician.
Public education campaigns.
Quality improvement initiatives in health care.
Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs).
Quality measures in health care.
Rural healthcare outreach programs.
School-based health care.
School-based health center.
Shortage of nurses.
Shortage of primary care physicians.
Skilled nursing facility.
Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP).
Social media and health care.
Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP).
Substance abuse and addiction treatment plans.
Substance abuse clinic.
Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC).
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Surgical risk assessment.
Traditional Chinese medicine.
Travel insurance plans.
U.S. Public Health Service.
Universal bed concept.
Veteran’s Integrated Service Network (VISN).
Veterans Administration (VA) system.
Vital records registration systems.
Vulnerable populations and the U.S. health care system.
Walk-in/ambulatory care clinic.