Accession Number:

ADA199712

Title:

AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome): Views on the Administration's Fiscal Year 1989 Public Health Service Budget

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC HUMAN RESOURCES DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

This General Accounting Office briefing report responds to a Senate Subcommittee request that GAO review the proposed Public Health Service fiscal year 1989 budget for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome AIDS activities. GAO explores both the adequacy of the proposed funding levels and the appropriateness of the proposed allocation of funds among these activities. As agreed with your office, GAO focused on education, patient care, indicators of the spread of AIDS, and limited aspects of the biomedical research components of the budget. This report documents and expands on information provided at the briefing.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE