Health & Medical – Government

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov

The mission of the CDC is to “promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.” Website covers Health and Safety Topics, Data and Statistics, Publications, and Tools & Resources.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

http://www.cms.hhs.gov/home/rsds.asp

US Department of Health and Human Services, provides information on Medicaid and Medicare programs, including statistics.

Health.gov

http://www.health.gov/

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.

National Institutes of Health

http://www.nih.gov/

A part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, this web site offers gateways to various national institutes such as the National Human Genome Research Institute and the National Library of Medicine.

US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

http://www.hhs.gov/

The DHHS web site contains news items and opportunities, as well as links to important government agencies such as the Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.