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MedIT. Learn more about your Health Information Security rights. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules establish Federal requirements for keeping your health information secure.

Learn more about your Health Information Security rights

The HIPAA Privacy Rule generally requires health care providers and health plans to safeguard your health information. This requirement applies to both paper and electronic records. The HIPAA Security Rule more specifically details the steps your health care providers and others must take to keep your electronic protected health information secure. National Pesticide Information Center - Home Page. The official site for Health IT information. National Institutes of Health (NIH) Health Publica. National Library of Medicine - National Institutes of Health.

Compassionate Allowances Website Home Page. Apply Online for Disability Benefits. Social Security offers an online disability application you can complete at your convenience.

Apply Online for Disability Benefits

Apply from the comfort of your home or any location at a time most convenient for you. You do not need to drive to your local Social Security office or wait for an appointment with a Social Security representative. Who can apply for adult disability benefits online? You can use the online application to apply for disability benefits if you: Are age 18 or older; Are not currently receiving benefits on your own Social Security record; Are unable to work because of a medical condition that is expected to last at least 12 months or result in death: andHave not been denied disability benefits in the last 60 days. How do I apply for benefits? What information do I need to apply for benefits? We suggest that you have the following information at hand. Filing for Social Security Disability or SSI. SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY AND SSI OVERVIEW. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (formerly National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence): Guidance - NCBI Bookshelf.

Home. PhysioNet. United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) Questions and Answers on the Premium Tax Credit. Rudy's List of Archaic Medical Terms. The world's first portal to free, accredited, health education. - independent tests and reviews of vitamin, mineral, and herbal supplements. Testy. Depression_SSRI_Protocol_Final.pdf. MedDRA. Untitled. GOVERNMENT SERVICES. USEFUL STUFF. Medica. APHIS. A-Z Index - A. National Center for Health Statistics. for Science - Government Science Portal.

MedlinePlus - Health Information from the National Library of Medicine. Pillbox - prototype pill identification system. RxNorm. ARS : Home. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, for a world without hunger.

IUFoST International Union of Food Science and Technology. U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agencies and Offices A list of all Agencies and Offices within USDA Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Commodity, credit, conservation, disaster, emergency assistance programs...

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services Dietary guidance, nutrition policy coordination, nutrition education... Food Safety Meat, poultry, and egg inspection, food recalls, food labeling, packaging... North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. MAAREC - Mid Atlantic Apiculture & Extension Consortium - Quick Bee Links. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services - About VDACS. Agency Directory - organized by office, contains primary contacts, phone numbers and e-mail addresses.

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services - About VDACS

Was established in 1877, is responsible for over 60 laws and more than 70 regulations relating to consumer protection and the promotion of agriculture. The Department is located within the Governor's Secretariat of Agriculture and Forestry and has both economic development and regulatory responsibilities under state law. The Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services is appointed by the Governor and serves on a number of state boards and councils.

VDACS is organized into four units - the Commissioner's Office, Division of Animal and Food Industry Services (AFIS), Division of Consumer Protection, and Division of Marketing. In carrying out its responsibility for representing the concerns and interests of agriculture, VDACS works in cooperation with Virginia State University, Virginia Tech, and the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service on research, education, and marketing projects. NDL/FNIC Food Composition Database Home Page. United States Department of Health and Human Services. About NSTTAC. TA&D Couch Session with NSTTAC: David Test, Paula Kohler and Catherine Fowler from TACC on Vimeo.


NSTTAC is a national technical assistance and dissemination center funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP, CFDA# 84.326J11001) from January 1, 2012 – December 31, 2014. The National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center ( NSTTAC ) is directed and staffed by the Special Education Program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, in partnership with the Special Education Program at Western Michigan University. 1. U S Food and Drug Administration Home Page.

National Center for Biotechnology Information. Genome programs of the U.S. Department of Energy. Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues. This page is an archive, the contents of which provide a snapshot in time--describing potential societal concerns arising from increased knowledge of our personal DNA as described and studied during the HGP (1990-2003).

Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues

The content of this page is as it was at the close of the project with the exception of minor repairs such as the removal of broken links. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) devoted 3% to 5% of their annual Human Genome Project (HGP) budgets toward studying the ethical, legal, and social issues (ELSI) surrounding availability of genetic information. At the time, this represented the world's largest bioethics program, and it become a model for ELSI programs around the world. To learn more about the ELSI research funded by DOE HGP, see the ELSI Research page. Fairness in the use of genetic information by insurers, employers, courts, schools, adoption agencies, and the military, among others. National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) - Homepage.

NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre - Enabling translational research through partnership. Home. Home. Information about Clinical Research carried in the NHS which is supported by the NIHRNIHR Clinical Research Network PortfolioThe NIHR now brings together government support for research in the NHS in England, through the NIHR Clinical Research Network Coordinating Centre (CRNCC).


The NIHR CRN Portfolio is a database of clinical research studies being undertaken in the NHS, that are supported by the NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) in England. Details of clinical research studies which meet specific eligibility criteria are recorded in a database known as the UK Clinical Research Network Portfolio, which comprises the NIHR CRN Portfolio in England and the corresponding Portfolios of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

National Research Register ArchiveUntil the creation of the CRN Portfolio database, the National Research Register (NRR) provided information on research taking place in NHS organisations in England, Scotland and Wales. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Poison Help Line. Pokeweed poisoning: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia. Pokeweed is a flowering plant.

Pokeweed poisoning: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

Pokeweed poisoning occurs when someone eats pieces of this plant. This is for information only and not for use in the treatment or management of an actual poison exposure. If you have an exposure, you should call your local emergency number (such as 911) or the National Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222. Poisonous Ingredient PhytolaccatoxinPhytolaccigenin Where Found The highest amounts of poison are found in the roots, leaves, and stems. BioHavoc Bivouac. HEALTH. Chemistry. Earth Scientia. Biology. Botany. Genomics. Health References. Health Reference AsSortEd. Health Care Utility. GOVERNMENT SERVICES.