Health and Human Services Resources
Keep current with news and ideas in the Health and Human Services field. These resource articles can give you new insights and perspectives into your own career and professional practice.
The uncertainty and complexity of health care post-Obama and the transformation of the health insurance marketplace are having an undeniable effect on the healthcare industry—one that health administrators need to understand if their...
As it is in many fields, technology is making a huge impact on healthcare—but in what ways, and how does it help patients?
When you read about a change in health policy or new health legislation at the local, state, or federal levels, chances are it came about in part because of interest groups. Their “behind the scenes” work is an important and often misunderstood...
HIPAA is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, which was passed by the federal government in 1996. Intended to both streamline some paperwork processes and protect patients from privacy breaches and fraud.
Health and Human Services is both an agency of the federal government and a description of a wide range of jobs and activities within the medical and mental health fields.