Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality – The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) research provides evidence-based information on health care outcomes; quality; and cost, use, and access. Information from AHRQ’s research helps people make more informed decisions and improve the quality of health care services.
American Health Care Association- The American Health Care Association (AHCA) is a non-profit federation of affiliated state health organizations, together representing nearly 12,000 non-profit and for-profit assisted living, nursing facility, developmentally-disabled, and subacute care providers that care for more than 1.5 million elderly and disabled individuals nationally.
National Institute of Health- The National Institute of Health is a government agency under the department of Health and Human Services. Search databases of information pertaining to illnesses and health resources.
Us Administration on Aging- Provides a comprehensive overview of a wide variety of topics, programs and services related to aging.
Alzheimer’s Association – The Alzheimer’s Association is the largest national voluntary health organization supporting Alzheimer’s research and care. On this site, you’ll find information about the disease, our programs and services, and our advocacy efforts.
American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) – The ABMS serves to coordinate the activities of its Member Boards and to provide information to the public, the government, the profession and its Members concerning issues involving specialization and certification in medicine.
American Cancer Society – Here you’ll find medical information, treatment decision tools, news updates, and support resources. You can also read about survivors’ experiences, find hope, and inspire others.
American Dental Association – Explore oral health topics, find a Dentist directory, ADA Seal products, tips for teachers, games and animations and news media and video resources.
American Hair Loss Council – This site provides information on how to treat female pattern hair loss, male pattern hair loss and chemotherapy related hair loss with hair replacement surgery and non-surgical hair additions.
American Heart Association – The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
American Lung Association – The mission of the American Lung Association is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health.
American Medical Association – Here you will find a wealth of information that will help them lead healthy lives and become an active participant in their health care–from nutritional and fitness articles to content about specific medical diseases and conditions.
American Nurses Association – ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the economic and general welfare of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.
American Pharmaceutical Association – A leader in providing professional information and education for pharmacists and an advocate for improved health of the American public through the provision of comprehensive pharmaceutical care.
American Psychiatric Association – The American Psychiatric Association is a medical specialty society that ensures humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorder, including mental retardation and substance-related disorders. It is the voice and conscience of modern psychiatry. Its vision is a society that has available, accessible quality psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.
American Psychological Association – The American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. With more than 155,000 members, APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide.
American Social Health Association – This is America’s authority for sexually transmitted disease information. The American Social Health Association is recognized by the public, patients, providers and policy makers for developing and delivering accurate, medically reliable information about STDs.
American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery – The vision of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery is to be the world’s preeminent resource for laser research, education, technology and clinical knowledge. The ASLMS promotes excellence in patient care by advancing application of lasers and related technologies worldwide.
American Stroke Association – The American Heart Association is fighting back against stroke. Since its creation more than 50 years ago, the American Heart Association has funded research to learn about preventing and treating heart disease and stroke and has developed
Arthritis Foundation – The Arthritis Foundation is the only national not-for-profit organization that supports the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions with advocacy, programs, services and research.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America – The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is the premier patient organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma and allergies and their caregivers, through education, advocacy and research.
National Coalition for Adult Immunization – Through partnerships, NCAI values a commitment to better public health for all adolescents and adults through immunization, proactive leadership and advocacy, support of science-based recommendations, timely, accurate, accessible and audience-appropriate information, and the knowledge and motivation that are essential for successful immunization programs.
National Kidney Foundation – The National Kidney Foundation, Inc., a major voluntary health organization, seeks to prevent kidney and urinary tract diseases, improve the health and well-being of
National Multiple Sclerosis Society – The National MS Society supports research efforts, educates, provides a variety of empowering programs, organizes fund-raising events, and advocates for people with disabilities.