GAO analyzed IHS property records from fiscal year 2008 through January 2009, conducted a full physical inventory at IHS headquarters, and performed a probability sample of information technology equipment inventory at six IHS field locations.
GAO also examined IHS policies, analyzed documents, and conducted interviews with IHS officials.
In 2008, GAO issued a report and testimony revealing gross mismanagement of property at the Indian Health Service (IHS).
GAO found that 5,000 items with an acquisition value of .8 million were reported lost or stolen for fiscal years 2004 through 2007.
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