Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

Organizational Excellence

Menu
Menu

Quick Links

Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My healthevet badge
EBenefits Badge
 

About


Mission

Our mission is to provide oversight, expertise, and support to advance the highest standards of care, innovation, responsible stewardship, and ethical practice within the VA health care system.

Vision

Our vision is to be the world’s best integrated health care system through continuous improvement, measurement, and transparency.

Leadership

Dr. Gerard R. Cox
Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Organizational Excellence

Dr. Gerard R. Cox is the Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Organizational Excellence at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. In this role, he provides executive leadership to a broad range of oversight and compliance activities at the national level, including the Office of Compliance and Business Integrity, the Office of the Medical Inspector, the Office of Internal Audit and Risk Assessment, the Management Review Service and the National Center for Ethics in Health Care.

David B. Chiesa, DDS
Assistant Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Integrity

Dr. Chiesa is the Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health for Office of Integrity at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Joel A. Roos, MD, MBA, MHCDS, FAAEM
Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health Quality, Safety and Value

Joel Roos is the Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Health for Quality, Safety and Value at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.