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Alzheimer's Association, Inc.
With its national network of chapters, it is the largest national voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease and helping those affected by it.

American Academy of Family Physicians
The national association of family doctors that promotes and maintains quality standards for family doctors who provide continuing comprehensive health care to the public.

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
AAP and its member pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

American Association of Health Plans
The nation's principal association of health plans, including health maintenance organizations, preferred provider organizations, other similar health plan and utilization review organizations.

American College of Physicians - American Society of Internal Medicine
The nation's largest medical specialty society, focused on enhancing the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering professionalism in the practice of medicine.

American Diabetes Association
The Association is the nation's leading nonprofit health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy.

American Geriatrics Society (AGS)
AGS is the premier professional organization of health care providers dedicated to improving the health and well-being of all older adults.

American Public Health Association
The oldest and largest organization of public health professionals in the world, representing more than 50,000 members from over 50 occupations of public health.

Endometriosis Association
The Endometriosis Association is a non-profit, self-help organization founded by women for women.

Family Caregiver Alliance
Founded in 1977, FCA was the first community-based nonprofit organization in the country to address the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home.

Family Voices
Family Voices is a national, grassroots network of over 40,000 families and friends, for sharing information concerning the health care of children with special health needs. Together, we share the expertise and experiences of families from around the country bringing the family perspective to policy discussions and decisions.

Health Insurance Association of America
HIAA protects consumers from the financial risks of illness and injury by providing flexible and affordable products and services.

Johns Hopkins University
Founded in 1916 with a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation, the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health has grown exponentially to become a leader in health research and education.

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
NAMI is a nonprofit, grassroots, self-help, support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with severe mental illnesses, including schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anxiety disorders.

National Chronic Care Consortium
The Consortium (NCCC) is a strategic alliance of leading nonprofit health plans and providers in the United States and Canada. The NCCC's mission is to change the delivery structures, administration, payment methods, and healthcare regulations that are fundamentally inconsistent with the nature of chronic illness.

National Council on the Aging
Organizations and professionals promoting the dignity, self-determination, and well-being of older persons.

National Health Council
The National Health Council, a dynamic forum for policy development, is made up of member organizations that share the common goal of improving the health of all people, particularly those with chronic diseases and/or disabilities.

State Health Facts Online
State profiles and data comparisons on demographics and the economy, health status, health coverage, Medicaid and CHIP, Medicare, health costs and budgets, managed care and health insurance, providers and service use, women's health, minority health, and HIV/AIDS.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The Foundation is the nation's largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health and health care. It concentrates its grantmaking in three goal areas: to assure that all Americans have access to basic health care at reasonable cost; to improve care and support for people with chronic health conditions; and to reduce the personal, social, and economic harm caused by substance abuse.

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