HyperDic: hhs

English > 1 sense of the word HHS:
NOUNgroupHHS, Department of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Servicesthe United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with health and welfare
English > HHS: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningThe United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with health and welfare; created in 1979.
SynonymsDepartment of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Services
PartsCenter for Disease Control and Prevention, CDCA federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services
Food and Drug Administration, FDAA federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products
National Institutes of Health, NIHAn agency in the Department of Health and Human Services whose mission is to employ science in the pursuit of knowledge to improve human health
United States Public Health Service, PHSAn agency that serves as the office of Surgeon General
Broaderexecutive departmentA federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Catalanministeri de sanitat
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