HHS’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) published a Federal Register notice amending Part R of their Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority. Specifically, the notice updated the “Office of Information Technology (RB5) functional statement to better align functional responsibility, improve the management and delivery of information technology services, improve management and administrative efficiencies, and optimize use of available staff resources.
The new function statement states, in part, that,
mandated requirements e.g., Presidential Decision Directive 63, OMB Circular A-130, the National Security Agency, the Privacy Act, and other Federal agencies; (2) executes the Agency’s Risk Management Program, evaluates and assists with the implementation of safeguards to protect major information systems, and IT infrastructure; and (3)
manages the development, implementation, and evaluation of the HRSA information technology security and privacy training program to meet the requirements as mandated by OMB Circular A-130, the Computer Security Act, and Privacy Act.
The complete Federal Register notice is attached below.