Tentative Agenda


November 16-17, 2005

Hubert H. Humphrey Building,
Room 705A (Reserved, Subject to CHANGE)
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C.  20201

Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, November 16th


 9:00 a.m. Call to Order

Welcome and Introductions,  Review of agenda

Simon Cohn, M.D., M.P.H.
9:10 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, E-Prescribing Final Rule
    • Privacy Rule Compliance Update
James Scanlon, ASPE

Karen Trudel, CMS

Susan McAndrew,  OCR

10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Briefing on Health Claims Attachments NPRM CMS
11:15 a.m. Subc on Standards and Security – Letter on Health Claims Attachments NPRM, Action November 17 Mr. Blair and Mr. Reynolds
11:30 a.m. Update on Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology,  AHIC Developments Dr. David Brailer, ONCHIT
12:00 p.m. Lunch
  1:00 p.m. Subc on Privacy and Confidentiality – Status of NHIN Report and Recommendations Mr. Rothstein
  2:15 p.m. Secondary Uses of Clinical Data Dr. Stan Huff
  3:30 p.m. Adjourn Plenary
Subcommittee and Workgroup Working Sessions
3:45 – 5:00 p.m. Mr. Blair and Mr. Reynolds
3:45 – 5:00 p.m. Dr. Steinwachs
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Workgroup on NHII  – Room 705-A
Dr. Cohn
6:30 p.m. NCVHS Dinner Social

Thursday, November 17th


Subcommittee Working Session
8:00 a.m.- 9:50 a.m. Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality – Room 443-A Mr. Rothstein
8:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. Workgroup on Quality/ Subcommittee on Populations Room 440-D Mr. Hungate/ Dr. Steinwachs
Full Committee Meeting – Plenary Session
10:00 a.m. Health Statistics and the national health information infrastructure Dr. Dan Friedman
11:30 a.m. Committee Discussion Dr. Cohn
12:00 p.m. Break (Working Lunch)
12:15 p.m. Reports from Subcommittees and Workgroups

I. Executive Subcommittee,

II. NHII Workgroup

III. Subcommittee on Standards and Security, Action

IV. Subcommittee on Privacy & Confidentiality

V.  Subcommittee on Populations

VI. Workgroup on Quality

Dr. Cohn

Dr. Cohn


Mr. Blair and Mr. Reynolds

Mr. Rothstein

Dr. Steinwachs

Mr. Hungate

Future agendas for NCVHS Meetings

  • February 22-23, 2006
  • June 21-22, 2006
  • September 13-14, 2006
  • November 28-29, 2006

Subcommittee and Workgroup Meetings:

  • Privacy Subcommittee  Nov 15
  • Standards & Security:  Dec 7-8
  • Quality Workgroup:  Nov 18
Dr. Cohn
2:00 p.m. Adjourn

November 15, 2005

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