Final Agenda



National Center for Health Statistics
3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, MD
Phone: 301-458-4200

November 19-20, 2009

Printable Acrobat Agenda

Meeting Minutes

Thursday, November 19th

Meeting Transcript

9:00 a.m. Call to Order, Welcome, Review of Agenda Mr. Harry Reynolds, Jr., Chairman
9:10 a.m. Department UpdateCMS Update Mr. James Scanlon, ASPEMr. Tony Trenkle, CMS
10:11 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Quality Letter on “Meaningful Measures”- ACTION, November 20th Dr. Justine Carr and Dr. Paul Tang
11:45 p.m. Department’s Work on Comparative Effectiveness Research, Briefing Dr. Patrick Conway, ASPE
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Enhancing Health Information Capacity for the 21st Century Dr. Don Steinwachs and
Dr. Bill Scanlon
Committee Discussion – Strategic Planning Mr. Reynolds
3:30 p.m. Adjourn Plenary
3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Subcommittee Breakout Session
3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Subcommittee on Population Health
– Room 1404
Dr. Donald Steinwachs and
Dr. William Scanlon
3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Subcommittee on Privacy, Confidentiality and Security
– Auditorium
Mr. John Houston and
Dr. Leslie Francis
6:30 p.m. Dinner Social
Friday, November 20th

Meeting Transcript

8:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Standards
– Auditorium
Mr. Jeff Blair and
Dr. Judith Warren
8:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Quality
– Room 1404
Dr. Justine Carr and
Dr. Paul Tang
Full Committee Meeting – Plenary Session
9:30 a.m. Call to Order, Review Agenda Mr. Reynolds
9:35 a.m. ONC Update Dr. Charles Friedman
10:15 a.m. Quality Letter – ACTION Mr. Reynolds
10:45 a.m. HIPAA Report, Draft Review Jeffery Blair and
Judith Warren
11:00 a.m. OCR Update, for Security Issues Ms. Sue McAndrew, OCR
11:15 a.m. Subcommittee Report Outs
Summary Directions – Next Steps
Mr. Reynolds
11:45 a.m. NCVHS/BSC Update – Vital Stats Dr. Scanlon
12:00 Noon NCVHS 60th Anniversary Symposium
June 17, 2010
NCVHS Oral History Session in Charlottesville, VA
September 24 – 25, 2009 – Next Steps
Ms. GreenbergMs. Jackson
12:30 p.m. Meeting Adjourned Mr. Reynolds
Future Meeting Dates – 2009 and 2010December 9 – 10, 2009 – Standards Subcommittee2010 Full Committee Meeting Dates
February 10 – 11, 2010
June 16 – 17, 2010*
September 15 – 16, 2010
November 17 – 18, 2010

*The June 17th meeting is followed by the NCVHS 60th Anniversary Celebration at the Keck Center, National Academy of Science.

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November 18, 2009