Testimony by Patrice Kuppe for the January 24, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

TM Statement To DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON VITAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS SUBCOMMITTEE ON STANDARDS, AND SECURITY January 24, 2007 Presented By: Patrice Kuppe Director Administrative Simplification – Allina Health System WEDI Board Member Chairmen and members of the sub-committee, I am Patrice Kuppe, Director Administrative Simplification – Allina Health System…

Testimony by George Arges for the January 24, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

January 19, 2007 Simon P. Cohn, M.D., M.P.H., Chairman Subcommittee on Standards and Security National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics 200 Independence Avenue S.W. Washington, DC 20201 Dear Chairman and Members of the Subcommittee on Standards and Security, NCVHS The American Hospital Association (AHA) on behalf of our nearly 5,000 member hospitals, health systems…

Testimony by Barry Reiter for the January 24, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards and Security Hearing

Testimony of The Healthcare Billing and Management Association Before the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics January, 24, 2007 Mr. Chairman and members of the subcommittee. On behalf of the Healthcare Billing And Management Association (HBMA), I want to thank you for this opportunity to present our views on the implementation and utilization of…

Testimony by John Marquis for the January 23, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

Testimony of John R. Marquis (jmarquis@wnj.com) Warner Norcross & Judd LLP 85 East 8th Street Holland , Michigan 49423 616-396-3054 www.wnj.com January 23, 2007 National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Concierge Medicine The first thing people need to do in any discussion about concierge medicine is agree upon certain definitions. In the last several years,…

Testimony by Tracey Powell for the January 23, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics National Health Information Network January 23, 2007 First, a disclaimer; as Chairman and CEO of Home Access Health Corporation (HAHC), I am capable of describing our company’s business, it’s current approaches to protection of Privacy and Confidentiality, and, general views with respect to Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN)…however,…

Testimony by Jon Almquist for the January 23, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

Testimony to the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics and its subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Presented by Jon Almquist, ATC, on behalf of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) www.NATA.org For January 23, 2007 Mr. Chairman and members of the Subcommittee.  On behalf of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) and the more than…

Testimony by Carolyn Walton for the January 23, 2007 NCVHS Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality Hearing

WRITTEN TESTIMONY of CAROLYN G. WALTON Vice President – Information Systems WAL-MART STORES, INC. BEFORE THE SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES’ PUBLIC ADVISORY BODY THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON VITAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS AND THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON PRIVACY AND CONFIDENTIALITY January 23, 2007 On behalf of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., I appreciate the opportunity to provide…

ASC X12, HL7, NCPDP Joint Standards Development Organization Testimony for the October 11, 2006 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 October 11, 2006 SDO Representatives: ASCX12: Alexandra Goss, Donald Bechtel HL7: Maria Ward NCPDP: Lynne Gilbertson, Margaret Weiker Mr. Chairmen and members of the Subcommittee on Standards and Security, the Accredited Standards Committee (ASC)…