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AHRQ Performance Plans for FY 2000 and 2001 and Performance Report for FY 1999

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The Fiscal Year (FY) 2001 President's budget request incorporates the annual performance plan required under the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA). The fiscal year 2001 performance goals and measures are detailed in AHRQ's performance plan and are linked to both the budget and to the Strategic Plan of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Select for the full text of the FY 2000 and 2001 performance plans (including the Summary of Fiscal Year 1999 Performance Report Results). Select to download print version of the full report (PDF File, 325 KB; PDF Help).

Performance targets in the plan depend partly on resource levels requested in the President's budget and could change based on congressional appropriation action. GPRA requires that HHS plan, budget, and be accountable for program results. The intent of the Act is to improve program performance by considering performance information in decisionmaking and by involving our partners and stakeholders in accomplishing program results.


Agency Context for Performance Measurement
   1. Agency Vision, Mission, and Long-term Goals
   2. Organization, Programs, Operations, and Strategies
   3. Partnerships and Coordination
   4. Summary of Fiscal Year 1999 Performance Report: Accountability Through Performance Measurement
Summary of Performance Objectives
Summary of Fiscal Year 1999 Performance Report Results

Current as of April 2000


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