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GAO Issues Congressional Testimony on HHS Public Health Preparedness

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued Congressional testimony on the public health preparedness of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).  GAO notes that HHS performance in public health emergencies has been dismal, with HHS ignoring recommendations to improve critical deficiencies in establishing responsibilities, collecting and analyzing data, communication, accountability, and understanding the capabilities of other public health entities.  To read the GAO Congressional testimony on HHS public health preparedness, use the first link below.  To read GAO highlights of the Congressional testimony on HHS public health preparedness, use the second link below.
https://www.gao.gov/assets/gao-23-106829.pdf  (GAO Congressional testimony on HHS public health preparedness)
https://www.gao.gov/assets/gao-23-106829-highlights.pdf  (GAO highlights on HHS public health preparedness)
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