435 abbreviations
AbbreviationMeaning
HFMAHealthcare Financial Management Association
Hgb.Hemoglobin
HHAHome Health Agency
HHRHealth human resources (or health workforce)
HHSHealth and Human Services (Federal)
HHSU.S. Department of Health and Human Services
HHSCHealth and Human Services Commission
HIAAHealth Insurance Association of America
HICPACHospital infection control practices advisory committee
HICSHospital incident command system
HIMHealth information management
HIPAAHealth Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HIPCsHealth Insurance Purchasing Cooperatives
HLSEMHomeland security and emergency management
HMOHealth maintenance organization
HPAIHighly pathogenic avian influenza
HPBHistoric payment basis
HPCIHealth Policy Corporation of Iowa
HPSAHealth Professional Shortage Area
HQRMHealthcare quality and resource management
HSRHospital-specific rate
IACIowa Administrative Code
IAHSAIowa Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
ICIncident commander
ICCIncident command center
ICDInternational Classification of Diseases
ICF/MRIntermediate Care Facility for the Mentally Retarded
ICNIntermediate care nursery
ICNIowa Communications Network
ICPInfection control professional
ICSIncident command system
ICUIntensive care unit
IDACInfectious disease advisory committee
IDALSIowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship
IDIAIowa Department of Inspections and Appeals
IDPHIowa Department of Public Health
IDSIntegrated delivery system
IFMCIowa Foundation for Medical Care
IHAIowa Hospital Association
IHCIowa Healthcare Collaborative
IHERFIowa Hospital Education & Research Foundation
IHHCCIowa Hospital Home Care Council
IHIInstitute for Healthcare Improvement
IHOIowa Hospice Organization
IHSIndian Health Services
IISNIowa Influenza Surveillance Network
IMIntramuscular
IMEIndirect Medical Education … also Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
IMGMAIowa Medical Group Management Association
IMSIowa Medical Society