Testimony by Mark Millikan for the May 26, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Requirements for E-Prescribing Standards Introduction As a knowledge base provider, Medi-Span, part of Wolters Kluwer Health, is limiting our responses, below and in the spreadsheet, to the standards and code sets that address drug information data and a patient’s medical history data. NCPDP Script Standard Medi-Span supports NCPDP’s SCRIPT Standard as the standard for the…

Testimony by Kevin Hutchinson for the May 25, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Written Testimony on E-prescribing Submitted to NCVHS by SureScripts, LLC May 17, 2004 Introduction To assure that the adoption of new standards recommended to the Secretary by NCVHS maintains the current momentum of e-prescribing deployment that is supported and facilitated by existing standards, SureScripts makes the following recommendations. We recommend that the 2006 pilots required…

Written Testimony by Vassil Peytchev for the May 25-27, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

NCVHS Hearing on Standards for E-prescribing Statement by Vassil Peytchev, Epic Systems Corporation 1.     Introduction Epic Systems Corporation (Madison, WI) develops integrated inpatient, ambulatory, and payor information systems for large healthcare organizations, academic medical centers, and children’s healthcare systems. Epic provides the information backbone for many of the largest, most progressive healthcare organizations in the United…

Testimony by Lynne Gilbertson for the March 30-31, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Billing for Supplies Executive Summary NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security March 31, 2004 The Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) interpretation of the HIPAA Transactions and Code Sets regulation is that when retail pharmacies bill supplies, they should use the ASC X12N 837. Representatives of the industry including pharmacies, vendors, as well as payers,…

Testimony by Albert Guay for the March 3, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Meeting

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS) Subcommittee on Standards and Security Testimony of: The American Dental Association March 3, 2004 Prepared and submitted by: Albert H. Guay, D.M.D. Chief Policy Advisor American Dental Association 211 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60611 312-440-2844 (voice) 312-440-2520 (fax) guaya@ada.org Dr. Cohn, members of the Subcommittee and…

Testimony by Donald Bechtel for the March 3, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Meeting

Statement to NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON VITAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS SUBCOMMITTEE ON STANDARDS AND SECURITY Industry Perspective on Claims Attachments March 3, 2004 Donald L. Bechtel Current Chair of AFEHCT and Compliance and Privacy Officer for Healthcare Data Exchange, LLC  (HDX) A wholly owned company of Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services Corporation Mr. Chairman, and members…

Testimony by Laura Knoblauch for the February 19, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

Good morning.  My name is Laura Manley Knoblauch.  I am here as the designated spokesperson for the American College Health Association with regard to the Privacy Rule under HIPAA. I am a member of the American College Health Association’s HIPAA Task Force. The American College Health Association represents 2,624 individuals and 955 institutions and is…

Testimony by Thomas Hutton for the February 19, 2004 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

Testimony of Thomas Hutton Staff Attorney National School Boards Association before the National Committee of Vital and Health Statistics Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality February 19, 2004 Introduction On behalf of the National School Boards Association (NSBA) and its Council of School Attorneys (COSA), I thank the subcommittee for the opportunity to share with you…