Final Agenda


June 16- 17, 2004

Room 800/  Eisenberg Room
Hubert H. Humphrey Building
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C.  20201

Meeting Minutes

Wednesday,  June 16


 9:00 a.m. Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions, Review of agenda
Dr. Lumpkin
9:15 a.m. Update from the Department

  • Data Council
    Responses to NCVHS reports and recommendations
  • HHS Implementation of PL 104-191 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
    • Data Standards, Including Clinical Data Standards  Adoption
    • CHI Update
    • Privacy Rule Compliance Update
James Scanlon, ASPE  


Maria Friedman, CMS
Susan McAndrew,  OCR

 9:45 a.m. Privacy Letter   Action 6/17 Dr. Harding
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Populations Report,  Action 6/17 Dr. Mays
12:15 p.m. Lunch
  1:15 p.m. CNSTAT Report – DHHS Collection of Race and Ethnicity Data Dr. Carl Volpe, WellPointMs. Denise Love, NAHDOShelly Ver Ploeg, Ph.D., NAS
  2:00 p.m. Adjourn Plenary
2 – 4:002—4:00

4:00 –6:00

Subcommittee and Workgroup Working Sessions

Dr. Harding (Room 443E)Dr. Mays    (Room 800)

Dr. Lumpkin   (Room 443E)

6:30 p.m. NCVHS Dinner Social

Thursday, June 17th


Subcommittee Working Session
8:00 a.m.- 9:50 a.m. Subcommittee on Standards and Security Dr. Cohn   (Room 443E)
8:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. Workgroup on Quality Mr. Hungate (Room 742G)
Full Committee Meeting – Plenary Session
10:00 a.m. Call to Order Dr. Lumpkin
10:05 am CDC Futures Initiative Dr. Ed Thompson, CDC (phone)
11:00 a.m.

National Healthcare Disparities Report

Dr. Edward Kelley, AHRQ
11:45 a.m. National Health Information Technology (NHIT) David Brailer, M.D.,Ph.D., NHIT Coordinator, DHHS
 12:30 p.m. Lunch
  1:00 p.m. Medicare Modernization Reform Act  andCMS Quality Initiatives, Review  Dr. Mark McClellan, CMS
  2:00 p.m. Reports from Subcommittees and WorkgroupsI. Executive SubcommitteeII. NHII Workgroup

III. Subcommittee on Standards and Security, Possible Action Item

IV. Subcommittee on Privacy & Confidentiality, Action Item

V.  Subcommittee on Populations,  Action Item

VI. Workgroup on Quality

Dr. LumpkinDr.  Lumpkin

Dr. Cohn
Dr. Harding

Mr. Hungate

 3:15 p.m. Future agendas for NCVHS Meetings

  • September 1-2, 2004
  • November 4-5, 2004
  • March 3-4, 2005
  • June 29-30, 2005
  • September 8-9, 2005
  • November 16-17, 2005

Subcommittee and Workgroup Meetings:

Standards & Security

July 28-30
Aug 17-18
September 22-23
October 12-13
December 8-9

Workgroup on Quality – June 24-25 (NCHS in Hyattsville)

Privacy – July 14-15 (Rm. 705A, HHH Bldg.)

Workgroup on NHII – July 23 (Washington, DC Convention Center)

Executive Subcommittee Retreat – August 6 (Princeton, NJ)

Dr. Lumpkin
3:30 p.m. Adjourn

August 20, 2004

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