October 28-30, 2003

Silver Spring Hilton
8727 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

October 28, 2003
9:15 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. Call to Order
Simon Cohn. M.D.
9:20 a.m.–10:30 a.m. CHI Final Reports
Interventions and Procedures (Part B)
Jim Sorace, CMS
10:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CHI Final Reports
Steve Brown, VA
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch break
1:00 p.m.-1:50 p.m. CHI Final Reports
Jason Goldwater, CMS
1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. CHI Preliminary Reports
Genes and Proteins, Text-Based Reports/History Physical, Billing (HIPAA), and Encounters
Cynthia Wark, CMS
2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Discussion of CHI Recommendations Steve Steindel, CDC
2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. HIPAA Update Karen Trudel, CMS
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Discussion of HIPAA Implementation Issues Simon Cohn, M.D.
3:30 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Overview of Subcommittee Hearings on ICD-10 and Synthesis of Testimony Simon Cohn, M.D.

Donna Pickett, NCHS

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Subcommittee Discussion Simon Cohn, M.D.
5:00 p.m. Adjourn

October 29, 2003
8:45 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Call to Order Simon Cohn, M.D.
8:50 a.m.-10:45 a.m. ICD-10: Next Steps: Discussion Panel Tom Grissom, CNM
Merritt Smith and Theresa Doyle, BCBS
10:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m. ICD-10 Next Steps:  Testimony and Public Comment Michael Lundberg, NAHDO
12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Discussion of Issues and Draft Recommendation Letter Subcommittee
3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Discussion of Issues andDraft Recommendation Letter Subcommittee
5:00 p.m. Adjourn

October 30, 2003
8:30 a.m. –  8:45 a.m. Call to Order Simon Cohn, M.D.
8:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Patient Medical Record Information Standards: Final Recommendations on Core Sets of Terminologies
10:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Subcommittee Discussion of PMRI Recommendations Subcommittee
11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m.-1:45 p.m. Subcommittee Discussion of PMRI Recommendation Letter Subcommittee
1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Planning for Upcoming Meetings Simon Cohn, M.D.
2:00 p.m. Adjourn

October 27, 2003

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