Office of Management Assessment
National Institutes of Health
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Organization and Functions
Organizational Chart : Functional Statement : Contacting the OMA

Organizational Chart

Office of Management Assessment (HNAM7)

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Functional Statement

The Office of Management Assessment

  1. Provides broad management oversight and advice to the Deputy Director for Management and the Institutes and Centers, (ICs) on management reviews, corrective actions, and NIH-wide management of activities related to regulations, delegations of authority, A-76/FAIR Act and Privacy Act requirements, records and forms management, organizational and functional analysis, and manual issuances;

  2. conducts management assessments to improve component-specific and/or NIH-wide management effectiveness and efficiency of administrative management functions and systems, as well as broad-based management assessments of program areas as appropriate;

  3. provides a centralized management survey and review capability to promote program integrity;

  4. assumes the lead responsibility on cases received through the DHHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) hotline that are referred to NIH for action;

  5. serves as NIH's central liaison on matters involving the OIG, the Government Accountability Office, the DHHS Office of Audit, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, congressional staff members, etc., related to management controls and audits; and

  6. has overall responsibility for all matters-including the development and implementation of policy and the Annual Management Control Plan-related to management controls to prevent fraud, waste, abuse, and conflict of interest or the appearance of these, and develops a planned management oversight activity that focuses on early identification and prevention of such occurrences.

Contacting the OMA

Please feel free to contact the OMA with your questions and comments at the following address:

Office of Management Assessment
National Institutes of Health
6011 Executive Blvd., Suite 601
Rockville, MD 20852 MSC 7669
Phone: (301) 496-2832
Fax: (301) 402-0169

For questions/comments relating to A-76 and the FAIR Act, please contact us at

Last updated on:
February 20, 2007
Office of Management Assessment
National Institutes of Health
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