AcronymTermCategory
S&C Survey and Certification General, Medicare Beneficiary
S&E Staff & Equipment General
S&I Supervision & Interpretation General
S-MIME Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions General, IT Organization
S/HMO Social Health Maintenance Organization General, Health Care
S/W Software General, IT Organization
SA Scheduled Allowance General, Health Care
SA Security Administrator General
SA Settlement Agreement General
SA State Agency General, Health Care
SA State Assessment General
SA Supplemental Agreement General
SA Systems Administrator General, IT Organization
SA Systems Analyst General, IT Organization
SA-CMM Software Acquisition Capability Maturity Model General, IT Organization
SAC Special Action Code General
SAC Statistical Analysis Contractor General
SACP (AHA) Society for Ambulatory Care Professionals General, Health Care
SAD Self Administered Drug General
SAD Service Area Directory (SSA) General, Health Care
SAD Simultaneous Accretion/Deletion General
SADBUS Small And Disadvantaged Business Utilization Specialist General
SADMERC Statistical Analysis Durable Medical Equipment Regional Carrier General, Health Care
SAEP State Agency Evaluation Plan General, Health Care
SAF Standard Analytic File General
SAGE-204 SAS interface to M204 databases General, IT Organization
SAHD Staff Assisted Home Dialysis General, Health Care
SAI Special Audit Initiative General
SAIC Science Applications International Corp. (PRISM software contractor) General
SALT Suspensions & Life Terminations System (MBR) General, Health Care
SAM Software Asset Management General
SAMHSA Supstance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration General, Health Care
SAR (microfilm) Storage & Retrieval unit General
SAR Safeguard Activity Report General
SAR Service Area Report General
SAS Single Award Schedules General
SAS Statement of Auditing Standards General
SAS Statistical Analysis Software General, IT Organization
SAS Statistical Analysis System General, IT Organization
SAS/C SAS Compiler General
SAVE Systematic Alien Verification of Eligibility General
SB Standards Board General
SBA Small Business Administration General
SBC School Based Clinics General, Health Care
SBI Single Scope Background Investigation General
SBI State Buy In General, Health Care
SBIGPPP State BuyIn Group Practice Prepayment Plan General, Health Care
SBIR Small Business Innovation Research (Program) General
SBR Supplemental Budget Request General
SBRS Senior Biomedical Research Service General, Health Care
SBSA Small Business SetAside General
SBU Sensitive But Unclassified General
SBU Strategic Business Unit General
SC State & County General
SC Sub Contractor General
SCACA Seniors Coalition Against Catastrophic Act General, Health Care
SCAR Significant Correspondence Assignment Report General
SCC (Service Area) State/County Code General
SCC Security Control Center General
SCD Service Computation Date General
SCE Separate Cost Entity General
SCH Sole Community Hospital General, Health Care
SCHIP State Child Health Insurance Program Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SCHIP State Children’s Health Insurance Program General, Medicare Beneficiary
SCIC Significant Change In Condition General, Health Care
SCIF Sensitive Compartmentalized Information Facility General
SCIP Survey & Certification Improvement Project General
SCLM Source Code Librarian Manager General
SCM Software Configuration Management General
SCN Strategic Communication Network General, IT Organization
SCOPE Share Cost Options for Private Employees General
SCORE Service Corps of Retired Executives General, Health Care
SCP Sole Community Provider General
SCSA Significant Change in Status Assessment General
SCT Specialty Care Transport General
SDA Software Design Activity General, IT Organization
SDA System Design Alternatives General
SDB Small &Disadvantaged Business General
SDBU Small &Disadvantaged Business Utilization General
SDC Secondary Diagnostic Category General
SDD Software Design & Development General, IT Organization
SDF Standard Deviation Factor General
SDLC System Development Life Cycle General
SDM Structured Development (or Design) Methodology General
SDM/S Systems Development Methodology / Structured General
SDO Servicing District Office (SSA) General, Health Care
SDO Standards Development Organization General
SDO System Design Overview General
SDP Service Delivery Point General
SDP Single Drug Pricer General, Health Care
SDPS (PRO) Standard Data Processing System General
SDR System Design Review General
SDX State Data Exchange General
SEALP Search Alpha Program (Beneficiary Alpha Match/Reinstate) (HASEALP) General
SEALP State Agency Evaluation Program General
SEC (U.S.) Securities & Exchange Commission General
SEER Surveillance, Epidemiology & End Results (Program) General, Health Care
SEF Separated Employee File General
SEF Software Engineering Facility General, IT Organization
SEI Software Engineering Institute General, IT Organization
SEI-CMM Software Engineering Institute Capability Maturity Model General, IT Organization
SEIU Software Engineering Institute Union General, IT Organization
SELF (HHS) Secretary's Executive Leadership Forum General, Health Care
SEMS Security Management System General
SEP Special Election Period IT Organization
SEP Special Enrollment Period Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SEPG Software Engineering Process Group General, IT Organization
SEPSC Southeastern Program Service Center, SSA General, Health Care
SER Scientific, Engineering & Research General, IT Organization
SER Summary Earnings Record General
SES Standards Enforcement Software General, IT Organization
SES System External Specifications General, IT Organization
SET Secure Electronic Transaction General, IT Organization
SET Software Engineering Technology General
SEX Sorted Exceptions (HDSEX) General
SF Standard Form General
SF-36 Medical Outcomes Study 36 Item Short Form Health Survey General, Health Care
SFI Statement of Financial Information General
SFO Solicitation for Offers (contract) General
SFRO SanFrancisco Regional Office General, Health Care
SFTP Secure File Transfer Protocol IT Organization
SG Surgeon General General, Health Care
SGA Substantial Gainful Activity Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SGF State Guaranty Funds General
SGL Standard General Ledger General
SH Systems Handbook General
SHA Secure Hash Standard General
SHC Select Health Care General, Health Care
SHCC State Health Coordinating Council General, Health Care
SHI Supplemental Health Insurance Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SHINE Serving Health Information Needs of Elders General, Health Care
SHIP (AFGE) Supplemental Health Insurance Plan General, Health Care
SHIP (Medicare) Supplemental Health Insurance Programs Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SHIP Senior Health Insurance Program General, Health Care
SHIP State Health Insurance Assistance Program Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SHMO Social Health Maintenance Organization General, IT Organization
SHN State Health Notes General, Health Care
SHPDA State Health Planning & Development Agency General, Health Care
SHRM Society for Human Resource Management General
SHS Society for Health Systems General, Health Care
SHTIP Secure Hyper Text Transfer Protocol General
SI Single Intermediary General, Health Care
SI System Integrator General
SI Systems Inventory General
SIC (DOL, BLS) Standard Industrial Classification General
SIC Special Indicator Code General
SIC State Insurance Commission General, Health Care
SICE Social Insurance Claims Examiner General, Health Care
SID (Supplemental) Security Income Data General
SID Special Income Deduction General
SIED (Supplemental) Security Income Entitlement Date General
SIFT Security Income file Type General
SIG Special Interest Group General
SIGCAT Special Interest Group CDROM Applications & Technology General
SIGOMET Special Interest Group on Optical Media in Education & Training General
SII Security/Suitability Investigation Index General
SIM Society for Information Management General, IT Organization
SIMS Standard Information Management System General
SIN Special Item Number General
SIPP Systems Issues, Policies & Procedures (nee HIPP, BIPP) General
SIR (Carrier) System Improvement Request General, Health Care
SIR System Implementation Roadmap General
SIRLIB (change control for M204 user language programs software) General
SIRMON (M204 performance monitoring & operational control tool software) General
SIRT Security Incident Response Team General
SIS Strategic Information Strategy General
SIS System Internal Specifications General
SISC (Supplemental) Security Income Status Code General
SISSO Senior Information Systems Security Officer General
SLA Service Level Agreements General
SLAE State & Local Administration Expenditure General
SLAMS Second Level Appeals Management System General
SLE Single Loss Expectancy General
SLIAG State Legislation Impact Assistance Grants General
SLIM Software Life Cycle Maintenance General, IT Organization
SLIMB Specified LowIncome Medicare Beneficiary Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SLIP-A Supplemental Low Income Patient Adjustment General, Health Care
SLM Service Level Metrics General
SLMB (see SLIMB) Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SLMB Special Low-Income Beneficiaries General, Medicare Beneficiary
SLMB Specified Low-income Medicare Beneficiary General, Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SM System Manager General
SMART System for MSP Automated Recovery & Tracking General, Health Care
SMDA State Medicaid Directors Association General, Health Care
SME Subject Matter Expert General, IT Organization
SMF System Measurement Facility General
SMF Systems Management Facility General
SMG State Medicaid Group General, Health Care
SMI Standardized Medreview Instrument General, Health Care
SMI Supplementary Medical Insurance (Part B of Medicare) General, Health Care
SMIB Supplementary Medical Insurance (also Part B) General, Health Care
SMIRK SOBER Miscellaneous Input Record General
SMIS Safety Management Information System General
SML Solicitation Mailing List General
SMM State Medicaid Manual General, Health Care
SMP Special Needs Plan General, IT Organization
SMP System Modernization Program General
SMQC System for Monitoring Quality of Care General, Health Care
SMRF State Medicaid Research Files (aka SMURF) General, Health Care
SMS Shared Maintenance System General
SMS Storage Management System General
SMS System Managed Software General
SMS System Managed Storage General
SMS Systems Management Specialist IT Organization
SMS/SPS Shared Maintenance System / Shared Processing System General
SMSA Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area General
SMURF State Medicaid Uniform Research File (aka SMRF) General, Health Care
SNAP Standard National Accounting Program (BC/BS) General
SNC Skilled Nursing Care General, Health Care
SNCRIS Skilled Nursing Cost Reporting Information System General, Health Care
SNCT Sensory Nerve Conduction Threshold General, Health Care
SNF Skilled Nursing Facility Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SNFMDS SNF Minimum Data Set General, Health Care
SNI System Network Interface General
SNIP Strategic National Implementation Process Health Care
SNMA Student National Medical Association General
SNSP Safety Net Surveillance Project General
SO Successful Offerer General
SOB Shortness of breath General, Health Care
SOB Statement of Benefits Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SOC Start of Care General
SOC SubObject (Classification) Code General
SOCO Southeastern Consortium (Atlanta & Dallas HIROs) General, Health Care
SOD Superintendent of Documents General
SOI Statement of Intent General
SOL Solicitation General
SOM SOBER Operating Month (DOE 1 or COM +1) (OBSOLETE) General
SOM State Operations Manual General
SON Submitting Office Number General
SOP Standard Operating Procedure General
SOP Status of Provider General, Health Care
SOP Style of Practice General
SOR (Carrier) Section Operating Report General, Health Care
SOR System of Record General
SORCES Service Office Record Computer Entry System (MTS) General
SORS Systems of Records General
SORT Seniors Organized to Restore Trust General
SOU Statement of Understanding General
SOW Scope of Work General
SOW Statement of Work General
SP Sample Persons General
SP Special Project General
SP Standard of Performance General
SP Systems Performance General
SPA State Plan Amendment General
SPAC SMI Premium Amount Collectable (MBR / BCM) General
SPACE SMI Premium Accounting, Collection & Enrollment (System) General
SPACEX SPACE Exceptions General
SPAMS Small Purchase Automated Management System General
SPAP State Pharmaceutical Assistance Program General, Medicare Beneficiary
SPARC Stroke Prevention Awareness Recognition Campaign General
SPARCS Statewide Planning & Research Cooperative System General
SPAS State Plan Amendment System General
SPAW State Plan Amendment Waiver General
SPBA Society of Professional Benefit Administrators General
SPC State Program Characteristics General
SPC Supervisory Project Coordinator General
SPD Standard Position Description General
SPD Summary Plan Description General, Medicare Beneficiary
SPDATA State Profile Data System General
SPECT Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography General
SPECTRUM State Performance Evaluation & Comprehensive Test of Reimbursement Under Medicaid General, Health Care
SPF Sequential Processing Facility General
SPH Shared Processing Host General
SPI Software Process Improvement General
SPIDER System to Provide Immediate Data on Eligibility for Reimbursement (now CWF) General
SPIES Shared Project & Information Exchange System General
SPIN Standard Prescriber Identification General
SPIN Supplier Profile Identification Number General
SPMS Storage Products Management System General
SPO Self Protection Organization (CD) General
SPO Servicing Personnel Office General
SPOC Single Point of Contact General, Medicare Beneficiary
SPOC Single Point of Contact (now CSCC) General
SPOE Secure Point of Entry IT Organization
SPOE Secure Point of Entry IT Organization
SPOF Single Point of Failure General
SPP Select Provider Program General
SPP SMI Premium Penalty General
SPPS State Plan Profile System General
SPR Safeguard Procedures Report General
SPR Standard Paper Remittances General
SPR Systems Performance Review General
SPRDRS SPR Data Reporting System General
SPRY Setting Priorities for Retirement Years General
SPS Schedule of Providers Serviced General
SPSP State Payment of SMI Penalty General
SQA Software Quality Assurance General
SQIG Supplier Quality Information Group General
SQL Structured (or System) Query Language General
SQRD Monthly Sequential Read Program (HDSQRD) General
SR Service Representative (SSA) General
SR Service Request General
SR Systems Requirements General
SRA Significant Regulatory Actions General
SRA Systems Research Associates General
SRC Status Report Coordinator General
SRD Systems Requirements Definition General
SRD Systems Requirements Design General
SRD Systems Requirements Document General
SRMC Statistical Report Medicaid Services General
SRMS Statistical Report (HCFA2082) on Medicaid Services System General
SRS Social & Rehabilitation Service General
SS Seconds (i.e., ssmmddyyyy) General
SS Sequential Search General
SS Shared Systems General
SS Short Stay General
SS Social Security Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SS Standard Systems General
SS1 Selective Signaling (Equipment) General
SSA Social Security Act Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SSA Social Security Administration Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SSA State Survey Agency Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SSA Systems Security Assessment General
SSACCS SSA Claims Control System General, Health Care
SSADO Social Security Administration District Office IT Organization
SSAFO Social Security Administration Field Office IT Organization
SSARA SSA Reform Act of 1994 (establishes SSA as independent agency) Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SSB Social Security Board (now SSA) General, Health Care
SSC Standard Source Code General
SSC Systems Security Coordinator General
SSD (GSA) Standard Solicitation Document General
SSDI Social Security Disability Insurance Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SSG Staffing Support Group General
SSG Standard Systems Group General
SSH Short Stay Hospital General, Health Care
SSI Supplemental Security Income General, Health Care
SSIDUP SSI Duplicate Payment General
SSIPML Second State Issuing Professional Medical License General, Health Care
SSM Standard System Maintainers General
SSM Sterling Space Monitor General
SSMP Systems Security Management Program General
SSN Social Security Number Medicare Beneficiary, Health Care
SSO Social Security Office (also DO) General, Health Care
SSO Systems Security Officer General
SSOP Second Surgical Opinion Program General, Health Care
SSP State Supplemental Payments General, Health Care
SSP System Security Plan General
SSPM System Security Plan Methodology General
SSPML Second State Professional Medical License General, Health Care
SSR Social Security Rulings General, Health Care
SSR Supplemental Security Income Record General
SSS Senior Scientist Service General
SSSA Senior Systems Security Advisor General
SSSGS Similarly Sized Subscriber Groups General, Medicare Beneficiary
SST Supplemental Systems Test General
STAG System Technical Advisory Group (aka STAG) General
STAPE Short Format State Magnetic Tape File (HIM) General
STAR (Medicaid) Systems Test for Alternative Reimbursement General, Health Care
STAR Standard Administrative Reporting General
STAR System for Tracking Audit & Reimbursement General
STD ShortTerm Disability General, Health Care
STM Staff Time Measure General
STP Satellite Ticket Printer General
STROBE (Performance Management System application monitoring tool) General
STS Safety Tracking System General
STU System Testing Unit General
STX Start of Text General
SUBC State Uniform Billing Committee Health Care
SUEI Standard Unique Employer Identifier (HCFA0047F) (aka EIN) General
SUL Standard User Label General
SUR Surveillance & Utilization Review (aka S/UR) General
SURS Surveillance & Utilization Review Subsystem (S/URS) General
SUT System User Test General
SVC Supervisor Call General
SVCS Services General
SVES State Verification & Exchange System (SSA) General, Health Care
SVRS Statistically Valid Random Sample General
SW Step Weight General
SW-CMM Software Development Capability Maturity Model General
SW/T Structured Walkthrough General
SWAT Specialized Work Action Team General
SWBI State Welfare BuyIn Enrollment Profile System General
SWICA State Wage Information Collection Agency General
SYS OCO systems support application system code General