Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

To enhance the health and well-being of Americans by providing for effective health and human services and by fostering sound, sustained advances in the sciences underlying medicine, public health, and social services

Administration for Children and Families (ACF)

To promote the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals, and communities

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

To support, conduct, and disseminate research that improves access to care and the outcomes, quality, cost, and utilization of health care services

Administration on Aging (AoA)

To promote the dignity and independence of older people, and to help society prepare for an aging population

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

To serve the public by using the best science, taking responsive public health actions, and providing trusted health information to prevent harmful exposures and diseases related to toxic substances

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

To promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

To ensure effective, up-to-date health care coverage and to promote quality care for beneficiaries

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