United States Public Health Service


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Noun1.United States Public Health Service - an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon GeneralUnited States Public Health Service - an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon General; includes agencies whose mission is to improve the public health
Department of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Services, HHS - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with health and welfare; created in 1979
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Public Health Rep 1913; 28:2681-2689, also United States Public Health Service.
A Profile of the United States Public Health Service, 1798-1948.
Commander in the United States Public Health Service assigned to the medical facility at the U.
The status and authority of the surgeon general, the titular chief of the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, has been waning for decades.
We have a national nurse in the position of Chief Nurse Officer (CNO) of the United States Public Health Service (USPHS).
Her best chapter comes as she revisits the syphilis experiment the United States Public Health Service performed in Tuskegee.
Child health services and pediatric education; report of the Committee for the Study of Child Health Services, the American Academy of Pediatrics, with the cooperation of the United States Public Health Service and the United States Children's Bureau.
1) During this period, patients with leprosy confined at the United States Public Health Service (PHS) Hospital No.
After passing the State Board examination during 1949, Parnell Mines began working with the United States Public Health Service in a venereal disease center in Alto, Georgia.
Targeted TST and proper management of children with LTBI are essential components of the TB-elimination strategy promoted by the United States Public Health Service Advisory Council on the Elimination of Tuberculosis (26).
Ruhe began his medical career during World War II as a malaria researcher with the United States Public Health Service.

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