Final Agenda

Hubert H. Humphrey Building
200 Independence Avenue, SW, Room 705-A
Washington, DC 20201

February 22-23, 2017

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Wednesday, February 22


9:00 a.m.
  • Call to Order
  • Review Agenda
William Stead, MD, Chair
9:15 a.m. ASPE Welcome Rashida Dorsey, ASPE
9:30 a.m. CMS Update  Cora Tracy, CMS 
10:00 a.m. NCVHS Report to Congress William Stead, Rebecca Hines, Susan Kanaan
10:45 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m. NCVHS Report to Congress continued Chair and Full Committee
11:45 a.m. Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) Update

  • Interoperability Roadmap
  • Century Cures
Jon White, ONC (by phone)
12:30 p.m. Lunch  
1:30 p.m. Action Letter: Recommendations on De-identification of Protected Health Information under HIPAA Linda Kloss, Barbara Evans
2:30 p.m. Proposed Hearing on Health Plan ID Initiative Alix Goss, Nick Coussoule
3:00 p.m. Break  
3:15 p.m. SSN Removal Initiative Lois Serio, CMS
4:00 p.m. NCVHS Measurement Framework for Community Health and Well-Being

  • Action:  September 2016 Workshop Report 
  • Update on public/private collaboration

A Stewardship Framework for the Use of Community Health Data

Bruce Cohen, Bob Phillips
Soma Stout, IHI (by phone)


Linda Kloss

4:30 p.m. Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking Lucas Hitt, CEP
Deputy Executive Director
5:30 p.m. Adjourn for the Day  

Thursday, February 23


8:30 a.m. Welcome William Stead, MD, Chair
8:40 a.m. Report/Update on Progress and Recommendations


Vickie Mays
10:00-10:45 a.m. Action Items Follow up

  • Recommendations on De-identification of Protected Health Information under HIPAA
  • Workshop Report: NCVHS Measurement Framework for Community Health and Well-Being
Chair and Full Committee
10:45 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m. Predictability Roadmap Alix Goss, Nick Coussoule
12:15 p.m. Lunch  
1:15 p.m. Next Generation Vital Statistics Bruce Cohen, Dave Ross, Bob Phillips
1:45-2:00 p.m. Planning for April 2017 Full Committee meeting Chair and Full Committee
2:00-3:00 p.m. Strategic Discussion, Workplan & Next Steps
e.g., Beyond HIPAA, Terminology and Vocabulary
Chair and Full Committee
3:00 p.m. Public Comment Chair
3:15 p.m. Adjourn Chair

NCVHS Meetings:

  • April 18,   3-5 pm Eastern (conference call)
  • June 21-22
  • Sept 13-14

NCVHS Hearings/Workshops:

  • August 2017, Predictability Roadmap Workshop
  • Sept 11-12, 2017, Next Generation Vital Statistics Hearing

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