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Links

isted below are web sites for several useful health care resources. The links are categorized into the following areas:

Interest/Advocacy Groups
Government
Providers/Insurers
Think Tanks/Academia
Other

If your organization is interested in linking to HSC's site, please send your request to hscinfo@hschange.org.

Interest/Advocacy Groups

 
Organization URL  
AARP www.aarp.org  
American Federation of Labor- Congress of Industrial Organizations www.aflcio.org  
American Public Health Association www.apha.org  
Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum www.apiahf.org  
Consumer Federation of America www.consumerfed.org  
Consumers Union www.consumersunion.org/  
Council for Affordable Health Insurance www.cahi.org  
Covering Kids and Families www.coveringkidsandfamilies.org  
Families USA www.familiesusa.org  
NAACP www.naacp.org  
National Black Child Development Institute www.nbcdi.org  
National Business Coalition on Health www.nbch.org  
National Business Group on Health www.businessgrouphealth.org  
National Coalition on Health Care www.nchc.org  
National Council of La Raza www.nclr.org  
Service Employees International Union www.seiu.org  
U.S. Chamber of Commerce www.uschamber.org  
     

Government

 
Organization URL  
Administration on Aging www.aoa.gov  
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality www.ahrq.gov  
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality - Healthcare 411 www.healthcare411.org  
Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation innovations.cms.gov  
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics www.cdc.gov/nchs/  
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services www.cms.gov  
Congressional Budget Office www.cbo.gov  
Department of Health and Human Services www.dhhs.gov  
Department of Labor www.dol.gov  
Government Accountability Office www.gao.gov  
Health Resources and Services Administration www.hrsa.gov  
Healthfinder www.healthfinder.gov  
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission www.medpac.gov  
National Governors Association www.nga.org  
National Guideline Clearinghouse www.guideline.gov  
National Health Information Center www.health.gov  
National Institutes of Health www.nih.gov  
National Library of Medicine www.nlm.nih.gov  
The White House, Office of Management and Budget www.whitehouse.gov/OMB/  
U.S. Census www.census.gov  
U.S. Congress thomas.loc.gov  
U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Appropriations appropriations.house.gov  
U.S. House of Representatives, Energy and Commerce Committee, Health Subcommittee energycommerce.house.gov  
U.S. House of Representatives, Ways and Means Committee waysandmeans.house.gov  
U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging aging.senate.gov  
U.S. Senate, Committee on Appropriations appropriations.senate.gov  
U.S. Senate, Committee on Finance finance.senate.gov  
U.S. Senate, Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions help.senate.gov  
     

Providers/Insurers

 
Organization URL  
Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy www.amcp.org  
America's Health Insurance Plans www.ahip.net  
American Academy of Family Physicians www.aafp.org  
American Academy of Physician Assistants www.aapa.org  
American Association of Medical Colleges www.aamc.org  
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists www.acog.org  
American College of Physicians www.acponline.org  
American Health Care Association www.ahca.org  
American Hospital Association www.aha.com  
American Medical Association www.ama-assn.org  
American Medical Student Association www.amsa.org  
American Medical Women's Association www.amwa-doc.org  
American Nurses Association www.nursingworld.org  
American Organization of Nurse Executives www.aone.org  
American Physical Therapy Association www.apta.org  
Association of Academic Health Centers www.aahcdc.org  
Catholic Health Association of the United States www.chausa.org  
Federation of American Hospitals www.fah.org  
Healthcare Leadership Council www.hlc.org  
Independent Insurance Agents of America www.iiaba.net  
Kaiser Permanente www.kaiserpermanente.org/  
Mayo Clinic Research mayoresearch.mayo.edu/hcpr/  
Medical Group Management Association www.mgma.com  
National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions www.childrenshospitals.net  
National Association of Community Health Centers www.nachc.org  
National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems www.naph.org  
National Black Nurses Association www.nbna.org  
National Hispanic Medical Association http://www.nhmamd.org/  
National Medical Association www.nmanet.org  
National Rural Health Association www.ruralhealthweb.org  
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America www.phrma.org  
     

Think Tanks/Academia

 
Organization URL  
AcademyHealth www.academyhealth.org  
Alliance for Aging Research www.agingresearch.org  
Alliance for Health Reform www.allhealth.org  
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research www.aei.org  
Annie E. Casey Foundation www.aecf.org  
Brookings Institution www.brookings.edu  
California HealthCare Foundation www.chcf.org  
California HealthCare Foundation Coverage Expansion Resource Center http://www.chcf.org/projects/2004/coverage-expansion-resource-center  
Cato Institute www.cato.org  
Center for Healthcare Strategies www.chcs.org  
Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization (HCFO) www.hcfo.org  
Columbia University, The Mailman School of Public Health www.mailman.columbia.edu  
Commonwealth Fund www.commonwealthfund.org  
Duke University, Center for Clinical Health Policy Research www.clinpol.mc.duke.edu  
Employee Benefit Research Institute www.ebri.org  
George Washington University, Department of Health Services Research and Policy www.gwumc.edu/sphhs/departments/healthpolicy/  
Georgetown University, Institute for Health Care Research and Policy ihcrp.georgetown.edu  
Grantmakers in Health www.gih.org  
Harvard www.hcp.med.harvard.edu  
Heritage Foundation www.heritage.org  
Institute for Child Health Policy www.ichp.ufl.edu/ichp  
Institute for Health Policy Solutions www.ihps.org  
Johns Hopkins Health Policy and Management Research www.jhsph.edu/dept/hpm/research/  
Kaiser Family Foundation www.kff.org  
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research www.kpchr.org  
Kellogg Foundation www.wkkf.org  
Massachusetts General Hospital www.massgeneral.org  
Massachusetts Health Data Consortium, Inc. www.mahealthdata.org  
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. www.mathematica-mpr.com  
MEDSTAT thomsonreuters.com//products_services/healthcare/?view=Standard  
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Health Policy www.mssm.edu/departments-and-institutes/health-evidence-and-policy  
National Academy for State Health Policy www.nashp.org  
National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine www.iom.edu  
National Academy of Social Insurance www.nasi.org  
National Association for Healthcare Quality www.nahq.org  
National Health Policy Forum www.nhpf.org  
National Institute for Health Care Management www.nihcm.org  
National Institute for Healthcare Reform www.nihcr.org  
Northwestern University, Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/his/index.html  
Pennsylvania State University, Center for Health Policy Research http://www.hhdev.psu.edu/chcpr/  
Pew Center on the States www.stateline.org  
Pew Charitable Trusts, Health and Human Services www.pewtrusts.com  
Project Hope www.projecthope.org  
RAND www.rand.org  
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation www.rwjf.org  
Stanford University hrp.stanford.edu  
University of California Los Angeles, Center for Health Policy Research www.healthpolicy.ucla.edu  
University of California, Berkeley, Department of Health Services and Policy Analysis hspa.berkeley.edu  
University of Minnesota, School of Public Health www.sph.umn.edu  
Urban Institute www.urban.org  
Yale University, Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library www.info.med.yale.edu/library  
     

Other

 
Organization URL  
American Health Information Management Association www.ahima.org  
Health and Medical Care Archive www.icpsr.umich.edu/HMCA/  
Healthcare Financial Management Association www.hfma.org  
Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations www.jointcommission.org  
National Association of Health Data Organizations www.nahdo.org  
National Committee for Quality Assurance www.ncqa.org  
     
 

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