Performance Improvement 2003: Evaluation Activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services describes the continuous efforts of the various HHS agencies to examine service and research programs for the efficiency of their operations and their effectiveness in achieving objectives. The following persons from HHS agencies contributed to preparing information on evaluation projects:
Administration for Children and Families Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
Mary Ann MacKenzie
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Office of Strategic Planning
Administration on Aging Office of Planning and Evaluation
Health Resources and Services Administration Office of Planning and Evaluation
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Office of the Administrator
Indian Health Service Office of Public Health
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Office of Policy and External Affairs
National Institutes of Health Office of Evaluation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Office of Program Planning and Evaluation
Office of Public Health and Science
Food and Drug Administration Office of Policy, Planning, and Legislation
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Office of Policy and Program Coordination
Preparation of this report was managed by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Office of Planning and Policy Support. Project Directors: Andrew Rock and Vijaya ChannahSorah. Project Assistant: Anna Sierra. Richard Silva provided technical and other support. Annette Johnson provided clerical support.
Susan Belsinger of Library Associates, Inc. provided database management as well as support in the development and production of the report, and Binnet Shumburo of Sanad Support Technologies and Jana Liebermann of Library Associates, Inc., provided database updating and support.