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HHS, U.S. Health & Human Services

The United States Department of Health and Human Services, also known as the Health Department, is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government with the goal of protecting the health of citizens.
Founded April 11, 1953
Number of employees 79,540 (2015)
Headquarters in Washington, D,C,
Department executives: Tom Price, Secretary;
Colleen Barros, Acting, Deputy Secretary;
Jeffrey Davis, Acting, General Counsel.

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