Final Agenda


National Center for Health Statistics
3311 Toledo Road
Hyattsville, MD 20782

September 16-17, 2015


Wednesday, September 16

9:00 a.m. Call to Order, Welcome, Review Agenda Dr. Suarez, Chair
9:10 a.m. Updates from the Department

  • CMS
  • Privacy
  • ONC

Mr. Scanlon

Shana Olshan
Rachel Seeger, OCR, via phone
Jon White, via phone

10:30 a.m. Break  
10:45 a.m.

Letter on Section 1179, for ACTION

Linda Kloss
11:45 a.m. Public Comment  
12:00 p.m. Executive Subcommittee Report from August 10 Strategic Session Dr. Suarez
12:30 p.m. Lunch  
1:30 p.m. Continue Strategic Planning Discussion Dr. Suarez
2:15 p.m. ONC Privacy Update Lucia Savage, ONC
2:30 p.m. ACTION on Section 1179 Letter

Privacy, Confidentiality and Security Update

Dr. Suarez

Linda Kloss

4:00 p.m. Update from Standards Subcommittee Standards – ACA Review Committee Briefing from June 16-17 hearing, Prep issues for November Letter Ob Soonthornsima  and Alix Goss (co-chairs)
5:30 p.m. Adjourn  

Thursday, September 17th

8:30 a.m.  Call to Order,  Review Agenda—Clarifications, Updates Chair
8:45 a.m. Population Health Activities Update Dr. Bruce Cohen and Dr. William Stead (co-chairs)
9:00 a.m. Remarks and Commentary Dr. Denise Koo, Advisor to the Acting Assistant Secretary for Health
9:30 a.m. Presentation: IOM Report, “Vital Signs: Core Metrics for Health and Health Care Progress.” Michael McGinnis, IOM
Dr. Larry Green
10:15 a.m. Break  
10:30 a.m. Discussion:  Population Health Co-chairs
11:00 a.m. Working Group on Data Access and Use Dr. Vickie Mays
11:30 a.m. Discussion on Data Access and Use Chair
11:50 a.m. Wrap up  
12 Noon Public Comment  
  Adjourn Full Committee Meeting

Upcoming Committee Meetings:

Full:  November 18-19, 2015   (Wednesday, Thursday) – Location NCHS

Population Health Workshop, Developing a Roadmap for HHS toward Community-Level Core Metrics – November 17, 2015. Location NCHS.