Testimony by Sara Howley for the July 14, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

Statement to the Department of Health and Human Services National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Regarding The Impact of the HIPAA Privacy Rule on Media Access to Protected Health Information July 14, 2004 Presented by: Sara M. Howley Director of Corporate Communications North Broward Hospital District Fort Lauderdale, Florida…

Testimony by Barbara Cochran for the July 14, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

TESTIMONY OF BARBARA S. COCHRAN, PRESIDENT, RADIO-TELEVISION NEWS DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION BEFORE THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON VITAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS July 14, 2004 Distinguished members of the Committee: I am pleased to testify today on behalf of the Radio-Television News Directors Association regarding how implementation of the HIPAA Privacy Rule affects the operations of radio and…

Written Testimony by Gail Amundson for the June 24-25, 2004 NCVHS Workgroup on Quality Hearing

June 18, 2004 National Committee On Vital And Health Statistics Workgroup on Quality June 24-25, 2004 Hearing Testimony regarding candidate recommendations: Create a mechanism for reporting selected inpatient and outpatient laboratory results in a standard transaction. Create a mechanism for reporting selected vital signs and objective data measurements for inpatient encounters and outpatient visits in…

Testimony by Patricia Hale for the May 27, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Written Testimony of the American College of Physicians Regarding Standards for e-Prescribing Presented to the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Subcommittee on Standards and Security May 17, 2004 The American College of Physicians (ACP), representing over 115,000 internal medicine physicians and medical students, is pleased to provide testimony on the subject of standards…

Testimony by David Kibbe for the May 27, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Introduction Thank you, Dr. Cohn, for the opportunity to testify before the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics’ Subcommittee on Standards and Security concerning e-prescribing standards.  I am here on behalf of the 93,700 members of the American Academy of Family Physicians.  The Academy is very interested in issues of health information technology, particularly…

Testimony by John Faughman for the May 26, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

NCVHS ePrescribing Statement – McKesson Corporation Presenter: John G. Faughnan, MD, MS Product Architect, McKesson Provider Technologies Contact: john.faughnan@mckesson.com Revised: 5/26/04 Introduction McKesson Corporation is the world’s largest (Fortune 16) healthcare services and information technology company.  Over the course of its 170-year history, McKesson has grown to provide pharmaceutical and medical-surgical supply management across the spectrum…