Written Testimony by Deborah Collyar for the August 1-3 NCVHS Ad Hoc Workgroup for the Secondary Uses of Health Data

Comments Submitted to NCVHS Ad Hoc Workgroup on Secondary Uses of Health Data, July 25, 2007 From Deborah Collyar, President, PAIR: Patient Advocates In Research CONTEXT SETTING What policies, enablers, or restrictions might facilitate or impede achieving the benefit of using electronically transmissible personal health data for quality improvement ? for uses other than direct…

Testimony by Jennifer Lundblad for the July 18, 2007 NCVHS Ad Hoc Work Group on Secondary Uses of Health Data

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS) Ad Hoc Work Group on Secondary Uses of Health Data July 18, 2007 The Quality Improvement Perspective on Uses of Health Data I’m Jennifer Lundblad, President and CEO of Stratis Health, an independent non-profit quality improvement organization based in Minnesota that collaborates with providers and consumers to…

Written Testimony by RXHub for the May 1-2, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Statement by RxHub®, LLC to the Subcommittee on Standards and Security National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics May 1, 2007 Understanding the Outcomes of the Medication History Standard Tests in the MMA E-Prescribing Pilots RxHub® the largest national patient health information network providing clinical decision support information to the ePrescribing industry–is pleased to provide testimony…

Testimony by Margaret Weiker and Lynne Gilbertson for the January 25, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Subcommittee on Standards and Security ASC X12, HL7, NCPDP Joint Standards Development Organization Testimony January 25, 2007 SDO Representatives: ASC X12: Margaret Weiker NCPDP: Lynne Gilbertson Mr. Chairmen and members of the Subcommittee on Standards and Security, the Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) X12, Health Level Seven (HL7) and…

Testimony by Karen Raines for the January 24, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

FEDERATION OF AMERICAN HOSPITALS IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NATIONAL PROVIDER IDENTIFIER TESTIMONY BEFORE THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON VITAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS SUBCOMMITTEE ON STANDARDS AND SECURITY January 24, 2007 Karen Raines Assistant Vice President HCA Karen.Raines@HCAHealthcare.com Thank you.  Mr. Chairman and members of the Standards and Security Subcommittee, my name is Karen Raines, Assistant Vice President…

Testimony by Frank Kyle for the January 24, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Testimony of the American Dental Association National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Subcommittee on Standards and Security January 24, 2007 Mr. Blair, Mr. Reynolds and members of the Subcommittee thank you for inviting the American Dental Association (ADA) to testify on the National Provider Identifier (NPI) and the readiness of Dentists to meet the…

Testimony by Mitch Icenhower for the January 24, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS)  NCVHS Standards and Security Subcommittee NPI Panel Testimony January 24, 2007 Introduction Distinguished members of NCVHS and its Standards and Security Subcommittee, I am honored to be here today to testify on the following: *Siemens education and outreach initiative relative to NPI *Siemens issues relative to NPI…