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Management problems in federal health programs

Hearing before the Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, first ... held in Washington, DC, February 17, 1993

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


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Number of Pages35
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Open LibraryOL7369630M
ISBN 100160406110
ISBN 109780160406119
OCLC/WorldCa28128504

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  The Office of Inspector General has identified 10 management and performance challenges that the Department of Health and Human Services faces across all its programs and that cover the agency’s. Find science-based health information on symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, research, clinical trials and more from NIH, the nation’s medical research agency.

The purpose of this chapter is to review country experiences with promoting health through fiscal policies and to examine the usefulness and success of these policies. The chapter considers both the role of fiscal policies in the production of health and the effect of these policies on the well-being of the economy—fiscal policy for health and healthy fiscal policy. 1 1The idea of healthy. The OIG is the largest inspector general’s office in the US federal government, with employees that work to combat fraud, waste and abuse in HHS programs. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) focuses on mental health issues with a mission to build resilience and facilitate recovery. It is the agency within.


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