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Medicare Open Enrollment

Medicare Open Enrollment is from November 15-December 31. Many of the plans have changed so it's a good idea to compare the plans and enroll now. Medicare Open Enrollment

HHS Financial Report for 2008

The NEW 2008 Agency Financial Report is now available. Learn what auditors say about HHS stewardship of public funds.

HHS Budget and Performance

See HHS Budget and Performance Information for links to in-depth information about the HHS budget and how our programs are performing.

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Of Interest: World AIDS Day

world aids day Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day. Looking for ways to get involved in this important day? Visit

In the United States, an estimated 1 million people are living with HIV. A new CDC study on HIV Incidence found an estimated 56,300 new HIV infections occurred in 2006. You can help stop the AIDS epidemic. Get tested for HIV, help end the stigma of AIDS and educate others about effective AIDS prevention. This World Aids Day wear your red ribbon and get involved!

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