GDP

gross domestic product

 

 

HALE

health-adjusted life expectancy

HALY

health-adjusted life year

HHS

Department of Health and Human Services

HIA

health impact assessment

HiAP

Health in All Policies

HIT

Health Information Technology

HITECH

Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health

HRSA

Health Resources and Services Administration

 

 

IOM

Institute of Medicine

IRC

Internal Revenue Code

IRS

Internal Revenue Service

 

 

NACCHO

National Association of County and City Health Officials

NASBO

National Association of State Budget Officers

NCHS

National Center for Health Statistics

NHEA

National Health Expenditure Accounts

NIH

National Institutes of Health

 

 

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

 

 

PHAB

Public Health Accreditation Board

PHSSR

Public Health Systems & Services Research

PPACA

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 2010

 

 

QI

quality improvement

 

 

R & D

Research and Development

 

 

SIB

social investment bond

 

 

TFAH

Trust for America’s Health

 

 

USPSTF

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

 

 

WIC

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children



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