June 24-25, 2003

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

Tuesday, June 24

9:00 a.m. Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions,
Review of agenda
Dr. Lumpkin
9:15 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

James Scanlon, ASPE

Karen Trudel, CMS

9:45 a.m Privacy Rule Compliance and Issues – Including Enforcement OCR, Stephanie Kaminsky
10:15 a.m. Consolidated Health Informatics (CHI) Cynthia Wark, CMS
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. The Basics of Consensus Standards Melvyn R. Altman, Ph.D., FDA
11:15 a.m. Status Report from Quality Workgroup Mr. Hungate
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Subcommittee on Standards and Security

  • PMRI Vocabulary Standards Presentation
  • Letters, Action 6/25

Subcommittee on Populations
Discussion of Population Issues – Collection and Use of Health Data in Racial and Ethnic Populations

Dr. Cohn

2:00 – 4:25 p.m.

2:00 — 5:30 p.m.

4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Subcommittee working sessions

  • Subcommittee on Standards and Security 
  • Subcommittee on Populations 
  • NHII Workgroup

Dr. Cohn

Dr. Mays (Room 405A)

Dr. Lumpkin

6:30 p.m. NCVHS Dinner Social

Wednesday, June 25

8:00 a.m.- 9:50 a.m. Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Mr. Rothstein (Room 305A)
8:00 a.m.- 9:50 a.m. Workgroup on Quality Mr. Hungate (Room 325A)
Full Committee Meeting
10:00 a.m. Call to Order Dr. Lumpkin
10:05 a.m. HHS Getaway to Data and Statistics on the Web Mr. Scanlon
10:15 a.m. Gallup Survey on Federal Advisory Committees Ms. Greenberg
10:30 a.m. NCVHS Organizational Issues Dr. Lumpkin
11:00 a.m. Reports from Subcommittees and Workgroups

I. Executive Subcommittee

II. NHII Workgroup

III. Subcommittee on Standards and Security, ACTION ITEMS

IV. Subcommittee on Privacy & Confidentiality

V. Subcommittee on Populations

VI. Workgroup on Quality

Dr. Lumpkin

Dr. Cohn

Mr. Rothstein

Dr. Mays

Mr. Hungate

12:00 p.m. Future agendas for NCVHS Meetings

  • September 23-24, 2003
  • November 5-6, 2003

Subcommittee and Workgroup Meetings:

  • NHII
    • August 7, 2003
  • Standards & Security
    • August 19-20, 2003
    • October 21-22, 2003
    • December 9-10, 2003
Dr. Lumpkin
12:30 p.m. Adjourn

July 29, 2003

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