Protect Data and Prevent Identity Theft.
A record is more than a number, it’s a Veteran’s life. Click on the image to read more about Identity Theft.
Safeguard Data. Reduce Use of Social Security Numbers (SSNs).
VA is committed to respecting Veterans’ privacy by reducing or eliminating use of SSNs in records. Click on the slide to read more about this topic.
This is the official website of the Office of Privacy and Records Management. Go to this page to learn more about Identity Theft.
Who We Are
Under the leadership of the Director, the Office of Privacy and Records Management integrates privacy considerations into the ways in which the VA uses technologies and handles information. It also oversees activities related to creating, maintaining and using records.
What We Do
The Office of Privacy and Records Management, under the supervision of the Director, provides the following:
Develop guidance and assists in the identification, implementation, and maintenance of enterprise-wide information privacy policies and procedures ...