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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Office of the Chief Operating Officer

The Office of the Chief Operating Officer is responsible for ensuring effective stakeholder communication and administrative management. The Office of the Chief Operating Officer is responsible for managing:

  • Division of Communications
  • Division of Legislative Affairs
  • Division of Administrative Management
  • Division of Workforce Development
  • Division of Executive Secretariat

As the focal point for external communications, the Office of the Chief Operating Officer is responsible for ensuring the effective management of public affairs, online governance, and strategic partnerships. On behalf of the ASPR, the Office of the Chief Operating Officer also communicates with our partners in Congress, working closely with both the HHS Executive Secretariat and the HHS Office of Legislative Affairs.

To ensure the continued effective growth of ASPR as a world-class workforce, the Office of the Chief Operating Officer oversees Workforce Development, including Human Resources, Workforce Management, and Employee Development.

  • This page last reviewed: January 17, 2018