Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms
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Consolidated Health Informatics Initiative - Initiative to establish federal health information interoperability standards as the basis for electronic health data transfer in all activities and projects and among all agencies and departments (ONCHIT Initiative)
College of Healthcare Information Management Executives
Certified Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) - A federal program jointly funded by states and the federal government, which provides medical insurance coverage for children not covered by state Medicaid-funded programs
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009
Also see: CHIP