HHS Staff for Board and Care Issues

HRD-92-29R: Published: Apr 1, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 1, 1992.

Additional Materials:


Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO commented on the number of individuals within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) involved with issues related to board and care homes for the elderly. GAO noted that: (1) the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation leads HHS involvement in board and care issues; (2) HHS devotes few staff to board and care issues, and there are no full-time positions dedicated to such issues; (3) HHS staff in eight units have indirect involvement with issues related to board and care homes, but GAO could not estimate the staff time spent on those indirect activities; and (4) HHS is establishing a task force to coordinate board and care issues between the eight units, but it has not established a timetable for implementing the task force.

Sep 15, 2016

Sep 7, 2016

Jul 8, 2016

Mar 14, 2016

Mar 10, 2016

Feb 23, 2016

Nov 9, 2015

Sep 16, 2015

Jun 15, 2015

Jun 3, 2015

Looking for more? Browse all our products here