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2013 VA Performance and Accountability Report
Published December 16, 2013

Cover Graphic of the 2012 VA Performance and Accountability ReportPurpose of the Report

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Performance and Accountability Report (PAR) provides results on VA’s progress towards providing America’s Veterans with the best in benefits and health care.

The PAR contains Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 performance targets and results achieved against those targets during FY 2013.  As such, the PAR is VA’s report card and, in this context, strives to communicate to you, the American people, how well VA has done, the tangible public benefits VA has produced, and the forward-looking strategies we are employing to achieve and maintain excellence.

2013 Highlights for the Citizen

The Highlights is based on the full PAR and communicates the Department’s most important performance results, financial statements, and other information in an easy-to-read format.  (1.63mb)

For additional information about the Office of Inspector General’s reports and studies (including the Major Management Challenges shown in the Performance and Accountability Report (PAR), please access the OIG’s homepage at:

Questions about this report should be directed to VA’s Office of Performance Management at (202) 461-7387.

Published Reports

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