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Domestic Violence:
Improved Data Needed to Identify the Prevalence of Brain Injuries among Victims

GAO-20-534, Published: Jun 12, 2020. Publicly Released: Jun 12, 2020.


Recommendations for Executive Action

  1. Recommendation: The Secretary of HHS should develop and implement a plan to improve data collected on the prevalence of brain injuries resulting from intimate partner violence and use these data to inform HHS's allocation of resources to address the issue. (Recommendation 1)
  2. Agency Affected: Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Status: Open
  4. Comments: When we confirm what actions the agency has taken in response to this recommendation, we will provide updated information.