Final Agenda


June 29-30, 2005

Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 705-A
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C.  20201

Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, June 29th


 9:00 a.m. Call to OrderWelcome and Introductions,  Review of agendaGeneral Issues from June 9th Executive Subcommittee Meeting Simon Cohn, M.D., M.P.H.
9:20 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 


Karen Trudel, CMS
Susan McAndrew,  OCR

10:15 a.m. Update:  NCHS Board of Scientific Counselors Dr. June O’Neil andDr. Ed Sondik
10:40 a.m. Break
10:55 a.m. Populations Report—Eliminating Health Disparities,  Action June 30 Dr. Steinwachs
11:40 a.m. NCVHS 2003-2004 Report,  Action June 30 Dr. Cohn
12:15 p.m. Lunch
  1:00 p.m. Update on Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, and  RFI Dr. David Brailer, ONCHIT
  1:45 p.m. Break
  1:50 p.m. Briefing on Federal Health Architecture (FHA) LeRoy Jones, ONCHIT
  2:44 p.m. Commission on Systemic Interoperability (CSI) Scott Wallace
  3:15 p.m. Adjourn Plenary
Subcommittee and Workgroup Working Sessions
3:30 – 5:30 Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality/Workgroup on NHII (Room 705A) Mr. Rothstein, Dr. Cohn
3:30—5:30 Subcommittee on Populations  (Room 305A) Dr. Steinwachs
6:30 p.m. NCVHS Dinner Social

Thursday June 30th


Subcommittee Working Session
8:00 a.m.- 8:50 a.m. Subcommittee on Standards and Security  (Room 325A) Mr. Blair and Mr. Reynolds
8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Workgroup on Quality (Room 305A) Mr. Hungate
Full Committee Meeting – Plenary Session
9:00 a.m. Call to Order Dr. Cohn
9:10 a.m. CCHIT Update Dr. Mark Leavitt
10:00 a.m. Break
10:10 a.m. ANSI-HISB Panel Robert Owens
Gary DickinsonAudrey Dickerson
11:15 a.m. Health statistics and national health information infrastructures Dr. Dan Friedman
12:10 p.m. Lunch
 12:30 p.m. Reports from Subcommittees and Workgroups

  1. Executive Subcommittee, Action Item, NCVHS 2003-2004 Report
  2. NHII Workgroup
  3. Subcommittee on Standards and Security
  4. Subcommittee on Privacy & Confidentiality
  5. Subcommittee on Populations, Action Item
  6. Workgroup on Quality
Dr. CohnDr. Cohn
Mr. Blair and Mr. Reynolds
Mr. Rothstein
Dr. Steinwachs
Mr. Hungate
 2:30 p.m. Future agendas for NCVHS Meetings

  • September 8-9, 2005
  • November 16-17, 2005
  • February 22-23, 2006
  • June 21-22, 2006
  • September 13-14, 2006
  • November 28-29, 2006

Subcommittee and Workgroup Meetings:

Executive Subcommittee Retreat:   August 15-16 (San Francisco)

NHII Workgroup:   July 28-29

Standards & Security: July 26-27; Sept 21-22; Dec 7-8

Subcommittee on Privacy & Confidentiality: August 16-17 (San Francisco)

Dr. Cohn
3:00 p.m. Adjourn

June 15, 2005

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