EHR electronic health record

EOB explanations of benefits

EPSDT Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment

ERISA Employee Retirement Income Security Act

GAIN Global Appraisal of Individual Need

GAPS Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services

GED General Educational Development

GLBTQ gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or questioning

HIT health information technology

HIV human immunodeficiency virus

HMO health maintenance organization

HPV human papillomavirus

HRSA Health Resources and Services Administration

IMG integrated medical group

IOM Institute of Medicine

IPA Independent Practice Association Physician Group

IT information technology

LEAH Leadership Education in Adolescent Health

LGBT lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender

LSU Louisiana State University

MCHB Maternal and Child Health Bureau

MCHPRC Maternal and Child Health Policy Research Center

MEPS Medical Expenditure Panel Survey

MET/CBT motivational enhancement therapy/cognitive-behavioral therapy

NAHIC National Adolescent Health Information Center

NAS National Academy of Sciences

NHAMCS National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey

NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHDS National Hospital Discharge Survey

NHIS National Health Interview Survey

NIAAA National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

NIDA National Institute on Drug Abuse

NRC National Research Council

NSDUH National Survey on Drug Use and Health

NSFG National Survey of Family Growth

NSSATS National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services



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