Final Agenda

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS)

National Health Information Infrastructure (NHII) Workgroup

November 12, 2004

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

Meeting Minutes


Hearing on Personal Health Records

9:00 – 9:15 am                   Welcome and Introductions                  John Lumpkin, M.D., Chair

9:15 Panel 1 – Overview

Kathleen Fyffe – Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Bill Rollow – Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
David LanskyDirector, Connecting for Health, Markle Foundation

10:30 – 10:45:  Break

10:45   Panel 2 – Organizations and vendors offering PHRs that are not derivatives of EHR systems 

Jim Walker, M.D. – Geisinger  Health System
Brian Baum  – Health Record Network 
Scott E. McFarland, J.D. –  SimplyWell
David Harrington – MedicAlert Foundation International

12:15 – 1:00:  Lunch

1:00  Panel 3 –  Organizations and vendors offering PHRs that are derived from EHRs

Seth Rupp – Cerner 
Peter DeVault – Epic
Kristina Rollings – McKesson

2:30 – Discussion of Next Steps

4:00 –   Adjourn

November 11, 2004

Times, topics, and speakers are subject to change.  For final agenda, please call 301-458-4200 at NCHS or visit the NCVHS home page at