Hearing of the

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics

Subcommittee on Privacy & Confidentiality

“Consumer Controls for Sensitive Health Records “

April 17, 2007

Hilton Embassy Row Hotel
2015 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036

Meeting Summary


9:00 a.m. Introductions and Opening Remarks Mark Rothstein, J.D., Chair
9:15 a.m. Panel I – Records in Specialty Practice

  • Robert Fagnant, M.D.American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (Intermountain Healthcare, St. George, Utah) (by telephone)
  • Zebulon C. Taintor, M.D., American Psychiatric Association (Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, New York University)
  • Cheryl Floyd, MSW, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Recovery Organizations Alliance, Harrisburg, PA
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Panel II – Records in General and Emergency Practice

  • Brian F. Keaton, M.D., FACEP, President, American College of Emergency Physicians (Director, Emergency Medical Informatics, Summa Health System, Akron, OH)
  • David C. Kibbe, M.D., MBA, Senior Advisor, Center for Health Information Technology, American Academy of Family Physicians (Principal, The Kibbe Group, LLC)
  • Michael Zaroukian, M.D., Ph.D., American College of Physicians (Medical Director, Michigan State University Clinical Center, Internal Medicine Clinic) (by telephone)
12:30 p.m. Working Lunch
1:20 p.m. Panel III – Entities Experienced with Consumer Controls

  • Victoria McBroom Prescott, J.D., General Counsel & Business Development Specialist, Regenstrief Institute, Inc., Indianapolis, IN
  • Joy Pritts, J.D., Center on Medical Record Rights and Privacy, Georgetown University
  • Veterans Administration (invited)
3:00 p.m. Break
3:10 p.m. Subcommittee Discussion
5:00 p.m. Adjourn

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April 25, 2007