Final Agenda



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March 1 – 2, 2012

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Meeting Minutes

Thursday, March 1st


9:00 a.m. Call to Order, Welcome, Review of Agenda Dr. Justine Carr
9:15 a.m. Updates from the Department

  • CMS
  • ONC
James Scanlon, ASPELorraine Doo, CMS
Judy Murphy, ONC
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Standards Subcommittee LettersACTION

  1. Claims Attachment
  2. ACA
  3. Standards/Operating Rule Maintenance Process
Drs. Walter Suarez and Judith Warren
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Population Health – SES Workshop, March 8 – 9, 2012 Dr. Larry Green
Ms. Sallie Milam
Dr. Vickie Mays
2:00 p.m. Preparation for use of Data After Transition to ICD-10 Code Sets

  1. Impact on Quality Measures
  2. Mapping between ICD (9-CM and 10-CM) and SNOMED
Dr. CarrFloyd Eisenberg, M.D., MPH, NQF

Vivian Auld

3:45 p.m. Adjourn Plenary
Subcommittee Breakout Sessions
4:00 p.m. Subcommittee on Standards Drs. Suarez and Warren
4:00 p.m. Subcommittee on Population Health Dr. Green and Ms. Milam
5:30 p.m. Meetings Adjourn for the Day

Friday, March 2nd


Subcommittee Breakout Sessions
8:30 a.m. Subcommittee on Privacy, Confidentiality and Security Dr. Leslie Francis and Ms. Linda Kloss
8:30 a.m. Subcommittee on Quality – SESSION CANCELED Drs. Paul Tang and Blackford Middleton
Full Committee Meeting – Plenary Session
10:00 a.m. Call to Order, Review Agenda Dr. Carr
10:15 a.m. Standards Letters – ACTION Dr. Carr
11:15 a.m. Subcommittee Report Outs, Strategic Plans & Next Steps Dr. Carr
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. CMS Line of Service for Information ResourcesOpening remarks by the NCVHS Chair

Opening by HHS Staff, Presentation on the plan

How the construct fits within the Department’s data strategy – big picture

Data Users and Perspectives Panel
(short presentations demonstrating the current applications of CMS data)
NCVHS presentation – as part of reactor panel

Public presentation/testimony and discussion

****COMMENTS ON CMS Line of Service for Information Resources may be submitted to by March 16th to be considered in this initial analysis.****

Dr. Carr

Michelle Snyder and Niall Brennan

Todd Park, HHS

Kerry Hicks, Healthgrades
Brian Kelly, Aetna
Harley Geiger, Center for Democracy & Technology
Bill Davenhall, Esri
Joshua Rosenthal, RowdMap

Drs. Bill Scanlon and Bruce Cohen

3:50 p.m. Wrap Up
4:00 p.m. Adjourn Meeting Dr. Carr
2012 Meeting Dates – Full Committee June 21-22 (Thur,Fri)
September 20 – 21 (Thur,Fri)
November 13 – 14 (Tue, Wed)

2012 Subcommittee Meeting Dates

March 8 – 9 Subcommittee on Population Health – Health Surveys and Socioeconomic Status

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March 13, 2012