FINAL AGENDA

NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON VITAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS

FULL COMMITTEE MEETING

National Center for Health Statistics
3311 Toledo Road
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Auditorium

November 13 – 14, 2013

Meeting Minutes

The purposes of this meeting are to (1) consolidate the entire Committee’s understanding of the current status of work related to the Committee’s charge and the three themes established in August of 2012: standards, communities as learning systems for health, and convergence, and (2) define the 2014 work of NCVHS in a way that connects to important issues that will be ongoing for years to come and directs proper staffing and support.

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

November 13th Transcript

9:00 a.m. Call to Order, Welcome, Review
Agenda
Dr. Larry Green, Chair
9:10 a.m. Updates from the
Department

  • CMS
  • Privacy
  • Privacy
  • ONC
James Scanlon, ASPEDenise Buenning, CMS

Laura Rosas, ONC

Rachel Seeger, OCR

10:00 a.m. Discussion
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Laying the Groundwork –
Status of NCVHS Activities, direction and leadership:

  1. Privacy and Security (e.g, Accounting for Disclosures)
  2. Population Health (e.g., Community Health Data Initiative)
  3. Standards (e.g., Public Health Standards Hearing, HIPAA Report to Congress,
    Roundtable on e-Health and Standards Roadmap)
Chair and Subcommittee Co-Chairs
11:15 a.m. Strategic Planning on 2014 Objectives
and Deliverables – NCVHS Guiding Principles in light of Convergence and
Healthcare Transformation Themes
Chair
12:00 p.m. LUNCH
1:00 p.m. Strategic Planning on 2014 Objectives
and Deliverables (Continued)
Chair and NCVHS Subcommittee
Co-Chairs
1:45 p.m. NCHS Update Mr. Charlie Rothwell, Acting
Director
2:00 p.m. Summary Comments Chair
2:15 p.m. Adjourn Plenary Chair

Breakout Sessions

2:30 p.m. Joint Subcommittees Chair, Dr. Green
3:00 p.m. Subcommittee
on Population Health
Drs. Bruce Cohen and William
Stead
4:15 p.m. Subcommittee on Privacy,
Confidentiality & Security
Dr. Leslie Francis and Ms. Linda Kloss
5:30 p.m. Meetings Adjourn for the Day

Thursday, November 14th

November 14th Transcript

Breakout
Session

8:00 a.m. Standards
Subcommittee
Dr. Walter Suarez and Mr. W. Ob
Soonthornsima

Full Committee Meeting –
Plenary Session

9:30 a.m. Call to Order, Re-cap from Previous
Day
Chair, Dr. Green
9:40 a.m. Conclude Strategic Discussion Chair
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. NCVHS Action Plan for
2014, in terms of:

  1. Planned Products
  2. Staffing Needs
  3. Contractor Needs (writers, researchers to gather information)
  4. Hearing Needs (what additional information needs to be gathered through
    hearings)
  5. Timelines
  6. Dissemination Plans
Co-Chairs and Working Group
Chair
11:50 a.m. Remarks by the Chair and feedback from the
membership
Chair
12 Noon Adjourn Full Committee
Meeting
Dr. Green

Working Group on Data Access & Use

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Auditorium

Agenda

2014 Meeting Dates –
Full Committee
Feb 20 – 21 (Thurs,Fri)

June 11 – 12 (Wed, Thurs)

Sept 22 – 23 (Mon, Tues)

Dec 2 – 3 (Tues, Wed)


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Times, topics, and speakers are subject to change.  For final
agenda, please call 301-458-4200 at NCHS or visit the NCVHS Home Page at
http://www.ncvhs.hhs.gov

November 21, 2013


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