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February 28 - March 1, 2013

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Thursday, February 28




9:00 a.m.

Call to Order, Welcome, Review Agenda
Introduce and welcome New Members

Dr. Larry Green

9:30 a.m.

Updates from the Department

  • CMS
  • ONC
  • Privacy
  • Privacy

James Scanlon, ASPE

Denise Buenning, CMS
Judy Murphy, ONC
Laura Rosas, ONC
Sue McAndrew, OCR


10:45 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m. NCVHS Strategic Planning for 2013, aligning with Committee themes Dr. Green and Subcommittee Co-Chairs
12:00 p.m. Lunch  
1:00 p.m.

Subcommittee Activities

  • The Community as a Learning Health System -
    Plans for Spring Combination Hearing with Population Health and
    Privacy, Confidentiality and Security
  • Implementing Health Data Stewardship
  • Standards Hearing (Feb. 27th)
  • Quality - Overlapping Issues


NCVHS Subcommittee Co-Chairs

2:30 p.m. Summarize Plans to Move Forward Dr. Green
2:45 p.m. Adjourn Plenary  
  Subcommittee Breakout Sessions  
3:00 p.m. Subcommittee on Standards Dr. Walter Suarez and Mr. W. Ob Soonthornsima
4:00 p.m. Subcommittee on Privacy, Confidentiality & Security Dr. Leslie Francis and Ms. Linda Kloss
5:30 p.m. Meetings Adjourn for the Day  

Friday, March 1



  Subcommittee Breakout Session  
8:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Population Health Dr. Cohen and Ms. Milam
  Full Committee Meeting - Plenary Session  
9:00 a.m. Call to Order, Re-cap from Previous Day Dr. Green
9:15 a.m.

NCVHS Strategic Session -

  • Promoting Alignment and Assuring Effectiveness
  • Incorporating ideas from the NCVHS Working Group on Data Access and Use
Dr. Carr
10:15 a.m. Population Health - Empowering Communities, Follow-up Dr. Cohen and Ms. Milam
10:45 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m.

HHS Update: Health System Measurement Project

Dr. Susan Queen
11:30 a.m. Remarks by the Chair and feedback from the membership Dr. Green
11:45 a.m. Summarize Strategic Steps for Future Directions Dr. Green
12:00 Noon Adjourn Full Committe Meeting Dr. Green

Working Group on Data Access & Use

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1:00 p.m. Introductions -Overview- Review Agenda Dr. Carr
1:15 p.m.

Discussion of the "demand" side of health data

  • Current trends and needs
  • NCVHS Population subcommittee landscape and hearing plan

Working Group

Drs. Leah Vaughan and Chris Gibbons
Dr. Cohen

2:45 p.m. Break  
3:00 p.m.

June 3 - 4, 2013 Datapalooza: WG presentation integrating themes of Year 1

  • Review landscape of data and uses
  • Discussion with Healthways
  • Next Steps

Dr. Carr

Mr. Bill Davenhall
Mr. Mo Kaushal
Dr. Carr

4:30 p.m. Wrap up for Future Meetings and Next Steps, including plans to coordinate with Full NCVHS Membership and Priorities Dr. Carr
5:00 p.m. Adjourn Workgroup Dr. Carr

2013 Meeting Dates - Full Committee
June 19 - 20 (Wed/Thur)
Sept 16 - 17 (Mon/Tues)
Nov 13 - 14 (Wed/Thur)


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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

February 8, 2013