Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Data Center Description
The Mission of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
We assure health care security for beneficiaries.
-In serving beneficiaries, we will open our programs to full partnership with the entire health community to improve quality and efficiency in an evolving health care system.
-Protect and improve beneficiary health and satisfaction. -Foster appropriate and predictable payments and high quality care. -Promote understanding of CMS programs among beneficiaries, the health care community, and the public. -Promote the fiscal integrity of CMS programs and be an accountable steward of public funds. -Foster excellence in the design and administration of CMS programs. -Provide leadership in the broader health care marketplace to improve health