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