HCFA
The Health Care Finance Administration, the part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that is responsible for administering Medicare and Medicaid. See: Medicare. Also see: Medicaid.
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Health Care Financing Administration [pronounced "Hickfa"]

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HCFA abbr Health Care Financing Administration

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Health Care Financing Administration, part of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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