• Decrease
  • Normal
  • Increase
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

About FDA

Ensure that the Office of Minority Health meets the requirements set out in the Affordable Care Act

Description: Report on FDA's progress implementing Section 10334 of the ACA.

Accomplishment: FDA’s minority health staff submitted its annual report on minority health and health disparities to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). This report summarized minority health activities across FDA as well as new mechanisms in place to transmit minority health information throughout the agency.

A. Oversee Agency reporting and implementation of HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities

Milestone DescriptionMilestone DateMilestone StatusMilestone Completion Date

1. Request for data on minority health related activities from Centers and offices

5/25/2011

Completed 5/25/2011

2. Analyze and verify submitted data from Centers and offices

6/1/2011

Completed 6/1/2011

3. Compile and submit agency response to Department

6/9/2011

Completed 6/9/2011

4. Present Agency progress at monthly HHS Health Disparities Council meetings

6/9/2011

Completed Ongoing

B. Oversee Agency reporting and implementation of HHS OpDiv Annual Report on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Milestone DescriptionMilestone DateMilestone StatusMilestone Completion Date

1. Request for data on minority health related activities from Centers and offices

12/6/2010

Completed 12/6/2010

2. Analyze and verify submitted data from Centers and offices

12/6/2010

Completed 12/6/2010

3. Compile and submit HHS OpDiv Annual Report on Minority Health and Health Disparities FDA-OMH progress report to HHS

12/8/2010

Completed Ongoing

Key Projects Legend

Milestone StatusDefinition
Not Yet StartedWork for specific milestone has not yet been started.
CompletedMilestone and/or overall project is completed.
On TrackMilestone - On track for completion by milestone deadline. Quarter status - Project is on track for completion based on overall milestone status.
On HoldMilestone - On hold, but deadline for completion has not passed. Quarter status - Project is on hold, based on overall milestone status.
DelayedMilestone - Delayed as it has not been completed and deadline has passed. Quarter status - Project is delayed based on overall milestone status.

Glossary

Note: The data provided on this website is produced on an ongoing basis for performance management purposes and is subject to change due to updates of preliminary estimates, corrections, or other reasons. In addition, FDA may change the type or amount of data provided on this website at any time. Information marked as "Completed" may include measures and/or key projects for which activities are ongoing but no longer tracked as part of FDA-TRACK.