Abbreviations

AB ACF AET AFDC AFDC-UP AIDS AIME AMW APTD BBA BC/BS CDR CHAMPVA CLIA CMP CMS COBRA COLA CPI-U CPI-W CPS DA&A DI DME DOE DOL DRG EA EBT EPSDT ESRD FERS FFS FICA FMAP FPL FQHC FRA FUTA FY GDP HCBS HCFA Aid to the Blind Administration for Children and Families Annual earnings test Aid to Families with Dependent Children Aid to Families with Dependent Children-Unemployed Parents Acquired immune deficiency syndrome Average indexed monthly earnings Average monthly wage Aid to the Permanently and Totally Disabled Balanced Budget Act of 1997 Blue Cross/Blue Shield Continuing disability review Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act Competitive medical plans Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act Cost-of-living adjustment Consumer price index for all urban consumers Consumer price index for urban wage earners and clerical workers Current Population Survey Drug addiction and alcoholism Disability Insurance Durable medical equipment Department of Energy Department of Labor Diagnosis-related group Emergency Assistance Electronic benefit transfer Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment program End-stage renal disease Federal Employees Retirement System Fee for service Federal Insurance Contributions Act Federal medical assistance percentage Federal poverty level Federally qualified health center Full retirement age Federal Unemployment Tax Act Fiscal year Gross domestic product Home and community based services Health Care Financing Administration

G.20 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2004

HHA HHS HI HIV HMO ICF ICFs/MR JOBS LIHEAP LTC MBC MBR MCCA MCCRA MN MOE MSA NEW NRC OAA OASDI OASI OBRA OEO OMB PACE PESS PIA PIB PPO PPS PRO PSO QC QDWIS QI QMB REACH RVS SCHIP SECA SGA SIPP SLMB SMI

Home health agency Department of Health and Human Services Hospital Insurance Human immunodeficiency virus Health maintenance organization Intermediate care facility Intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded Job Opportunities and Basic Skills Training Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Long-term care Monthly benefit credited Master Beneficiary Record Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Repeal Act Medically needy Maintenance of effort Medical savings account Native Employment Works National Research Council Old-Age Assistance Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act Office of Economic Opportunity Office of Management and Budget Programs of all-inclusive care for the elderly Property essential to self-support Primary insurance amount Primary insurance benefit Preferred provider organization Prospective payment system Peer review organization Provider-sponsored organization Quarter of coverage Qualified disabled working individuals Qualified individual Qualified Medicare beneficiary Residential Emergency Assistance Challenge Relative value scale State Children’s Health Insurance Program Self-Employment Contributions Act Substantial gainful activity Survey of Income and Program Participation Specified low-income Medicare beneficiary Supplementary Medical Insurance
Annual Statistical Supplement, 2004 ♦ G.21

SNF SSA SSI TANF TEFRA TFP TWP USDA VA VEAP WEP WIN

Skilled nursing facility Social Security Administration Supplemental Security Income Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act Thrifty Food Plan Trial work period U.S. Department of Agriculture Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans’ Educational Assistance Program Windfall Elimination Provision Work Incentive Program

G.22 ♦ Annual Statistical Supplement, 2004