Key Acronyms, Pharmaceutical Terms & Jargon

ACA Affordable Care Act (abbreviation of PPACA)
ATHN American Thrombosis & Hemostasis Network
CMS Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
FDA Food and Drug Administration 
GLHF Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation 
HFA Hemophilia Federation of America 
HHS Department of Health and Human Services
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
HMO Health Maintenance Organization 
HRSA Health Resources and Services Administration
HOC Hemophilia Outreach Center
HTC Hemophilia Treatment Center
NHF National Hemophilia Foundation 
OPA Office of Pharmacy Affairs
PAP Patient Assistance Program

HOC will be closed for Thanksgiving on November 25th and 26th, 2021

We will resume normal hours on Monday, November 29th. Please plan ahead for your clotting factor needs.
For your convenience HOC offers 24/7 on-call coverage.