The Institute of Medicine report, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health, is a thorough examination of how nurses’ roles, responsibilities and education should change to meet the needs of an aging, increasingly diverse population and to respond to a complex, evolving health care system.
The Campaign for Action is pushing for changes that would allow nurses to practice to the full extent of their education and training, so we have a workforce necessary to meet the country’s health care needs.
CMS covers 100 million people through Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. But coverage isn't our only goal. To achieve a high quality health care system, we also aim for better care at lower costs and improved health.
The HHS Regulations page covers topics such as health information technology standards, the Heath Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), additional laws and regulations, and policies and guidelines are covered.
Regulations.gov is an online source for U.S. government regulations from nearly 300 federal agencies. On this site you can:
• Search for a regulation, such as a proposed rule, final rule, or Federal Register (FR) notice
• Submit a comment on a regulation or to another comment
• Submit an application, petition, or adjudication document
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The United States Code is the codification of general and permanent U.S. laws by subject matter. The Code is divided by broad subjects into 50 titles and published by the Office of the Law Revision Counsel of the U.S. House of Representatives.