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Minority Health

The Office of Minority Health is dedicated to improving the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will help eliminate health disparities.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

We pledge to put patients first in all of our programs – Medicaid, Medicare, and the Health Insurance Exchanges. To do this, we must empower patients to work with their doctors and make health care decisions that are best for them. This means giving them meaningful information about quality and costs to be active health care consumers. It also includes supporting innovative approaches to improving quality, accessibility, and affordability, while finding the best ways to use innovative technology to support patient-centered care.

Medicare

Medicare is the federal health insurance program for: People who are 65 or olderCertain younger people with disabilitiesPeople with End-Stage Renal Disease (permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a transplant, sometimes called ESRD)

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

AHRQ supports patients getting higher quality, safer, more efficient care, and health care delivery organizations becoming better places to work.

Physician Compare

Check out important things to consider when choosing a provider. Learn more about this tool and what it can do for you.

The National Committee for Quality Assurance

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) exists to improve the quality of health care. We work for better health care, better choices and better health.

Healthcare

Health care is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, recovery, or cure of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in people.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

As the nation's health protection agency, CDC saves lives and protects people from health, safety, and security threats.

COVID Data Tracker

Overall US COVID-19 Vaccine | Deliveries and Administration; Maps, charts, and data provided by CDC, updates daily by 8 pm ET