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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), previously known as the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), is a federal agency within the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) that administers the Medicare program and works in partnership with state governments to administer Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), and health insurance portability standards.

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CMS Fast Facts

CMS has developed a new quick reference statistical summary on annual CMS program and financial data. CMS Fast Facts includes summary information on total program enrollment, utilization, expenditures, as well as total number of Medicare providers including physicians by specialty area.

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Publisher
Modified Date
2016-01-06
Bureau Code
009:38 - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Release Date
2016-01-06
Homepage URL
Identifier
315
License
Contact Name
Health Data Initiative
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public
POD Theme
Medicare
Program Code
009:000 - Department of Health and Human Services - (Primary Program Not Available)
Data Quality
True
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