TITLE

VA'S FIDUCIARY PROGRAM: VA Plans to Improve Program Compliance and Policies, but Sustained Management Attention is Needed

AUTHOR(S)
Bertoni, Daniel
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;4/22/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the report of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the management of the Fiduciary Program policies of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). GAO found that inconsistent staff compliance with some of the policies block the VA to effectively protect the assets of the beneficiaries. As recommended, GAO agreed to make revisions to its policies to improve its oversight role, better safeguard beneficiary assets and increase staff compliance and understanding.
ACCESSION #
50303146

 

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