Health Care Financing Administration

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Now called the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, this is the US government agency responsible for managing and evaluating federal funds applied to cover the costs of medical and hospital care for elderly, infirm, and indigent sick in the United States. See http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ for information.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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