National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice; Notice of Meeting, 14033 [2011-6018]

Download as PDF 14033 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 50 / Tuesday, March 15, 2011 / Notices adjusted to accommodate CMS policy and require OMB approval. Data are collected on the number of full-time equivalent residents in applicant children’s hospitals’ training programs to determine the amount of direct and indirect medical education payments to be distributed to participating children’s hospitals. Indirect medical education payments will also be derived from a formula that requires the reporting of discharges, beds, and case mix index information from participating children’s hospitals. Hospitals will be requested to submit such information in an annual Number of respondents Form name HRSA 99–1 (Initial) .......................................................... HRSA 99–1 (Reconciliation) ............................................ HRSA 99–2 (Initial) .......................................................... HRSA 99–2 (Reconciliation) ............................................ HRSA 99–3 (Initial) .......................................................... HRSA 99–3 (Reconciliation) ............................................ HRSA 99–4 (Reconciliation) ............................................ HRSA 99–5 (Initial) .......................................................... HRSA 99–5 (Reconciliation) ............................................ Total .......................................................................... Written comments and recommendations concerning the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of this notice to the desk officer for HRSA, either by email to OIRA_submission@omb.eop.gov or by fax to 202–395–6974. Please direct all correspondence to the ‘‘attention of the desk officer for HRSA.’’ Dated: March 8, 2011. Reva Harris, Acting Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. [FR Doc. 2011–6016 Filed 3–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice; Notice of Meeting In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), notice is hereby given of the following meetings: Name: National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice (NACNEP). Dates and Times: April 11, 2011, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. April 12, 2011, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Place: Webinar format. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to address diversity in nurse VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:50 Mar 14, 2011 Jkt 223001 Responses per respondent 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 Total number of responses 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 education and practice. The objectives of the meeting are to: (1) Articulate the definition, goals and implications of diversification of the nursing workforce; (2) summarize the current data trends and existing information on diversity in the nursing workforce, including nursing students; (3) examine existing policies, practices and legal constraints that influence or limit the recruitment of diverse students into the profession of nursing; (4) identify the key elements of successful programs in nursing education that have increased the recruitment and graduation of diverse individuals; and (5) identify the key elements of success in innovative models that have improved the retention, professional development and promotion of diverse individuals within the nursing profession. Experts from nursing professions of both public and private organizations will make presentations on a range of issues related to diversity in the nursing workforce and health professions. This meeting will form the basis for NACNEP’s legislatively mandated Eleventh Annual Report to the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Congress. Agenda: The meeting will include a panel presentation and discussion of model diversity programs that have demonstrated successful implementation and results. There will be a discussion to help identify best practices to implement diversity in the nursing workforce. The agenda will be available on the NACNEP Web site (http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/ nacnep.htm) 1 day prior to the meeting. PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 application. Hospitals will also be requested to submit data on the number of full-time equivalent residents a second time during the Federal fiscal year to participate in the reconciliation payment process. The estimated annual burden is as follows: Sfmt 4703 Hours per response 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 Total burden hours 26.5 6.5 11.33 3.67 0.5 0.5 12.5 0.33 0.33 1,590 390 679.8 220.2 30 30 750 19.8 19.8 3,729.6 Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. For members of the public interested in participating in the Webinar, please contact CDR Serina Hunter-Thomas, Executive Secretary by e-mail at SHunter-Thomas@hrsa.gov. Requests to attend can be made up to two days prior to the meeting. Participants will receive an e-mail response containing the link to the Webinar. Requests to provide written comments should be sent to CDR Serina Hunter-Thomas by e-mail. Members of the public will have the opportunity to provide written comments before and after the meeting. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For further information regarding NACNEP, to obtain a roster of members, minutes of the meeting, or other relevant information, contact CDR Serina Hunter-Thomas, Executive Secretary, National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice, Parklawn Building, Room 9–61, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, SHunter-Thomas@Hrsa.gov, telephone (301) 443–4499. Information can also be found at the following Web site: http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/ nacnep.htm. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: March 8, 2011. Reva Harris, Acting Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. [FR Doc. 2011–6018 Filed 3–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P E:\FR\FM\15MRN1.SGM 15MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 50 (Tuesday, March 15, 2011)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2011-6018]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice; Notice 
of Meeting

    In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), notice is hereby given of the following 
meetings:
    Name: National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice 
(NACNEP).
    Dates and Times: April 11, 2011, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
    April 12, 2011, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Place: Webinar format.
    Status: The meeting will be open to the public.
    Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to address diversity in 
nurse education and practice. The objectives of the meeting are to: (1) 
Articulate the definition, goals and implications of diversification of 
the nursing workforce; (2) summarize the current data trends and 
existing information on diversity in the nursing workforce, including 
nursing students; (3) examine existing policies, practices and legal 
constraints that influence or limit the recruitment of diverse students 
into the profession of nursing; (4) identify the key elements of 
successful programs in nursing education that have increased the 
recruitment and graduation of diverse individuals; and (5) identify the 
key elements of success in innovative models that have improved the 
retention, professional development and promotion of diverse 
individuals within the nursing profession. Experts from nursing 
professions of both public and private organizations will make 
presentations on a range of issues related to diversity in the nursing 
workforce and health professions. This meeting will form the basis for 
NACNEP's legislatively mandated Eleventh Annual Report to the Secretary 
of Health and Human Services and the Congress.
    Agenda: The meeting will include a panel presentation and 
discussion of model diversity programs that have demonstrated 
successful implementation and results. There will be a discussion to 
help identify best practices to implement diversity in the nursing 
workforce. The agenda will be available on the NACNEP Web site (http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/nacnep.htm) 1 day prior to the meeting. Agenda 
items are subject to change as priorities dictate.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: For members of the public interested in 
participating in the Webinar, please contact CDR Serina Hunter-Thomas, 
Executive Secretary by e-mail at SHunter-Thomas@hrsa.gov. Requests to 
attend can be made up to two days prior to the meeting. Participants 
will receive an e-mail response containing the link to the Webinar. 
Requests to provide written comments should be sent to CDR Serina 
Hunter-Thomas by e-mail. Members of the public will have the 
opportunity to provide written comments before and after the meeting.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information regarding 
NACNEP, to obtain a roster of members, minutes of the meeting, or other 
relevant information, contact CDR Serina Hunter-Thomas, Executive 
Secretary, National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice, 
Parklawn Building, Room 9-61, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 
20857, SHunter-Thomas@Hrsa.gov, telephone (301) 443-4499. Information 
can also be found at the following Web site: http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/nacnep.htm.

    Dated: March 8, 2011.
Reva Harris,
Acting Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination.
[FR Doc. 2011-6018 Filed 3-14-11; 8:45 am]
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