AcronymTermCategory
B&P Bid & Proposal General
BA Basic Agreement General
BA Budget Administration General
BA Budget Authority General
BA Business Associate Health Care
BAAADS Budget Apportionment Allotment Allowance & Database System General
BAC Beneficiary Advisory Committee Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BAC Billing Action Code General
BACOM Beneficiary Annotation & Communication Operation General, Health Care
BAR Beneficiary Adjustment Report General, Health Care
BARS Bid Analysis & Reporting System General
BATF Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms General, Health Care
BBA Balanced Budget Act General, Medicare Beneficiary
BBA Balanced Budget Act of 1997 Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BBRA Balanced Budget Refinement Act of 1999 (PL 106113) Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BC/BS Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BCA Board of Contract Appeals General, Health Care
BCB Beneficiary Confidentiality Board Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BCBSA Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BCC Billing Cycle Code General
BCC Block Check Character General
BCCE Baltimore Computer Conference & Exposition General
BCCP Business Continuity & Contingency Plan General
BCD Binary Coded Decimal General
BCF Benefit Correction Form Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BCN Batch Clearance Notice General
BCSS Batch Completion Status Summary IT Organization
BD Budget Distribution General
BDAM Basic Data Access Method General
BDF Bulk Data Facility General
BDOD Beneficiary Date of Death General, Health Care
BDP Beneficiary Database Prototype General, Health Care
BDPC Breakthrough Drug Pricing Committee General, Health Care
BDPP Beneficiary Database Prototype Project General, Health Care
BDTS Batched Data Transmission System General
BEA Budget Expense Account General
BEA Bureau of Economic Affairs General
BEA Bureau of Economic Analysis General
BEA Business Enterprise Area General
BEAM Brain Electrical Activity Mapping General, Health Care
BEAU Budget Expense Account Unit General
BEER Beneficiary Earnings Exchange Record General, Health Care
BEI Budget Estimating Initiative General
BENDEX Beneficiary & Earnings Data Exchange System General, Health Care
BENDEX Beneficiary Data Exchange General, Health Care
BERT (EDB) Beneficiary Enrollment Retrieval System General, Health Care
BESS Part B Extract & Summary System (nee BMAD) General, Health Care
BEST Beneficiary Eligibility State Tape (EDB Bene Alpha File) General, Health Care
BEST Beneficiary State Totals (from SPACE System) General, Health Care
BETOS Berenson Eggers Type of Service General
BF Beneficiary File General, Health Care
BGN Beneficiary Given Name General, Health Care
BHO Behavioral Health Organization General, Health Care
BHS Business Health Services General
BI Background Investigation General
BI Benefits Integrity General, Health Care
BI Buy In General
BIA Business Impact Analysis General
BIC Beneficiary Identification Code General, Health Care
BICEQN BIC Equate Number General
BIEC BuyIn Eligibility Code General
BIER Billing Information Exchange Record General
BIF Beneficiary Insurance File General, Health Care
BIF Benefit Information Form General, Health Care
BIMF Beneficiary Inactive Master File General, Health Care
BIPA Benefits, Improvements & Protection Act of 2000 General, Health Care
BISC Benefit Integrity support Center General, Health Care
BISYNC Binary Synchronous Communication (IBM data communications protocol) General
BIT Beneficiary Inquiries Taskforce General, Health Care
BITF Beneficiary Implementation Task Force General, Health Care
BITS Beneficiary Information Tracking System General, Health Care
BITS Beneficiary Inquiry Tracking System General, Health Care
BITSMIS BITS Management Information System General
BIW Beneficiary Inquiries Workgroup General, Health Care
BL Black Lung General, Health Care
BLASER Black Lung Automated Search & Edit Routine General, Health Care
BLM Bureau of Land Management General
BLP Bypass Label Processing General
BLS Basic Life Support General, Health Care
BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics General, Medicare Beneficiary
BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL) General
BLUC Bottom Line Unit Cost General
BLUES Blue Cross/Blue Shield associations General, Health Care
BMA BioMedical Applications General, Health Care
BMACS Part B Medicare Automated Claims Systems General, Health Care
BMCHRD Bureau of Maternal & Child Health & Resources Development General, Health Care
BOA Basic Ordering Agreement General
BOAN Beneficiary's Own Account Number (SSN) General, Health Care
BOCMIS Beneficiary Overpayment Control & Management Information System General, Health Care
BOD Bid Opening Date General
BOIS Beneficiary Online Inquiry System (HI/SMI online in HCFA) General, Health Care
BOM Bill of Materials General
BOMA Building Owners & Managers Association General
BOME Bureau of Medical Examiners General, Health Care
BOR Before Outliers Removed General
BOSS Best on Open Systems Solutions General
BOSSN Beneficiary's Own SSN General, Health Care
BP Benefit Period Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
BP Best Price General
BP Business Partner Health Care
BPA Blanket Purchase Arrangement (or Agreement) General
BPC Base Period Charge General, Health Care
BPO Bargain Purchase Option General
BPR Budget & Performance Requirements General
BPR Business Process Reengineering General
BPS Budget Preparation System General
BPST Bill Processing System Test General
BQAS Part B Quality Assurance System General, Health Care
BR Budget Request General
BRA Business Resumption Assessment General
BRC Base Rate Calculation General
BRDPI Biomedical Research & Development Price Index General, Health Care
BRDS Bill Review Documentation Summary form General
BRI Basic Rate Interface General
BRI Benefit Rate Increase General, Health Care
BRRR Bills Received & Returned Report General
BRS Bibliographic Retrieval Service General
BRT Business Roundtable General
BSA Business Software Alliance General
BSC Binary Synchronous Communication General
BSF Benefit Stabilization Fund General
BSP Business Systems Planning General
BSR (Part B) Bill Summary Records General, Health Care
BSRS Benefit Savings Reporting System General, Health Care
BSS Beneficiary Satisfaction Survey General, Health Care
BSS Benefit Summary Statistics General, Health Care
BTW Bill Type Weight General
BUCS Budget Under Control System General
BUR Billing Update Record General
BUTE Beneficiary Database Update Transaction System (HDBUTE) General, Health Care
BVR Budget Variance Report General
BVS Bureau of Vital Statistics General
BY Budget Year General