Health Services Quality and Public Health Issue Area Plan--Fiscal Years 1998 and 1999
IAP-97-14: Published: May 1, 1997. Publicly Released: May 1, 1997.
- Full Report:
GAO provided information on its Health Services Quality and Public Health issue area plan for fiscal years 1998 and 1999.
GAO plans to assess: (1) whether the public health service agencies are ensuring the public's health and safety efficiently and effectively; (2) opportunities for improving the quality of health care under fee-for-service and managed care payment arrangements; (3) opportunities for improving the nation's access to health care; and (4) the implications of emerging health care technologies.