For more information about the Public Affairs and
Community Relations Program, see SECNAVINST
5720.44, chapter 2.
REVIEW 4 QUESTIONS
Q1. What Navy program provides educational
programs for people who dont meet the Navys
fitness or body fat standards and who also need to
help change long-established bad health habits?
Q2. With regard to pregnant servicewomen, what is
the Navy responsibility?
Q3. L i s t
t h e
r e s p o n s i b i l i t i e s
p r e g n a n t
Q4. Service members must complete what forms for
Q5. List the areas that the Department of the Navy
public affairs office informs the public and
service members about.
INTEGRITY AND EFFICIENCY
Learning Objective: When you finish this chapter, you
will be able to
Recall key provisions of the Navys Integrity and
Efficiency Program to include fraud, waste, and
The Integrity and Efficiency (I & E) Program
carries out the Department of the Navys policy to
detect, deter, and eliminate fraud, waste, abuse, and
mismanagement. The terms fraud, waste, abuse, and
mismanagement are defined as follows:
Fraud. Fraud is intentional misleading or deceitful
conduct that deprives the government of its
resources or rights.
Waste. Waste is the extravagant, careless, or needless
expenditure of government resources.
Abuse. Abuse is the intentional wrongful or improper
use of government resources.
Mismanagement. Mismanagement is to manage
incompetently or dishonestly.
r e p o r t
f r a u d ,
w a s t e ,
a bu s e ,
a n d
mismanagement through any of the following means:
Chain of command
Navy hotline at 1-800-522-3451
Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS)
Congressional communication (writing your