The U.S. government’s official site has a wealth of easily searchable information on diseases and how to prevent them, tips on staying well and traveling safely, as well as statistics and research.
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
CMS is the official government agency for Medicare and Medicaid information, eligibility, enrollment and services. It also features guides, regulatory oversight, data reporting and ratings for healthcare providers, outreach and education programs and more.
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
HHS is the U.S. government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
- Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology. HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology.
- The Joint Commission (TJC)
An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 20,500 healthcare organizations and programs in the U.S. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
This is the official government site for all things Medicare, including
information, forms, eligibility and other resources.
- State of Michigan
Michigan’s official website features information, resources and links
about the State and its services including health and public safety.
- Michigan In Brief
Michigan in Brief: 2002–03, prepared and published by Public Sector Consultants, Inc., provides useful information about the state and an objective look at more than 40 public policy topics of current concern to Michigan residents and their elected representatives.
- Michigan Legislature
Research bills, laws and more on the official site of the Michigan State Legislature.
- National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The National Institutes of Health, part of the U.S. Department of Health and
Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.