National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice; Notice of Meeting, 64953 [2011-27025]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 202 / Wednesday, October 19, 2011 / Notices 20857; e-mail SHunter-Thomas@Hrsa.gov; telephone (301) 443–5688. The Council will join the three other advisory committees in the Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr) for the fourth BHPr AllAdvisory Committee Meeting on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. Please refer to the Federal Register notice for the BHPr All-Advisory Committee Meeting for additional details. Dated: October 13, 2011. Reva Harris, Acting Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. [FR Doc. 2011–27027 Filed 10–18–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Dated: October 12, 2011. Reva Harris, Acting Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination. Health Resources and Services Administration [FR Doc. 2011–27025 Filed 10–18–11; 8:45 am] National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice; Notice of Meeting BILLING CODE 4165–15–P emcdonald on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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: November 7, 2011, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.; November 8, 2011, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Place: Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW., Washington, DC 20057. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to delineate the contribution of nursing workforce development to meeting the health and health care challenges facing the nation, and to articulate a strategic vision and agenda for NACNEP in meeting those challenges. The objectives of the meeting are: (1) To identify the key issues challenging nursing workforce development in meeting the health care needs of the nation; (2) to develop goals and a blueprint for Council action to address these challenges; and (3) to articulate the activities, initiatives, and stakeholder partnerships that are critical to advancing 21st century interprofessional education and practice models needed to promote the health of the public. This meeting will form the basis for NACNEP’s mandated Twelfth Annual Report to the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Congress. Agenda: The meeting will include a panel presentation and discussion focused around the purpose and objectives of this meeting. The agenda will be available on the NACNEP website http://www.hrsa.gov/ advisorycommittees/bhpradvisory/nacnep/ index.html one day prior to the meeting. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Those requesting to participate in the meeting can do so by contacting the Designated Federal Officer by email. Interested parties will participate by invitation. For Further Information Contact: For further information regarding NACNEP, to obtain a roster of members, minutes of the meeting, or other relevant information, contact Commander Serina Hunter-Thomas, Designated Federal Officer, National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice, Parklawn Building, Room 9–61, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:34 Oct 18, 2011 Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority This notice amends Part R of the Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) (60 FR 56605, as amended November 6, 1995; as last amended at 76 FR 62420–62421 dated October 7, 2011). This notice reflects organizational changes in the Health Resources and Services Administration. Specifically, this notice realigns the Office of Women’s Health (RAW) to the Immediate Office of the Administrator (RA), in accordance with Section 3509(f) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), Public Law 111–148, which requires the Secretary to establish an Office of Women’s Health within the Office of the Administrator of HRSA. Chapter RA—Office of the Administrator Section RA–10, Organization Delete in its entirety and replace with the following: The Office of the Administrator (RA) is headed by the Administrator, Health Resources and Services Administration, who reports directly to the Secretary. The OA includes the following components: (1) Immediate Office of the Administrator (RA); (2) Office of Equal Opportunity, Civil Rights, and Diversity Management (RA2); (3) Office of Planning, Analysis, and Evaluation (RA5); (4) Office of Communications (RA6); (5) Office of Special Health Affairs (RA1); (6) Office of Legislation (RAE); and PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 64953 (7) Office of Women’s Health (RAW). Section RA–20, Functions Update the functional statement for the Immediate Office of the Administrator (RA); and move the Office of Women’s Health (RAW) from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (RM) to the Immediate Office of the Administrator (RA). Immediate Office of the Administrator (RA) (1) Leads and directs programs and activities of the Agency and advises the Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services on policy matters concerning them; (2) provides consultation and assistance to senior Agency officials and others on clinical and health professional issues; (3) serves as the Agency’s focal point on efforts to strengthen the practice of public health as it pertains to the HRSA mission; (4) establishes and maintains verbal and written communications with health organizations in the public and private sectors to support the mission of HRSA; (5) coordinates the Agency’s strategic, evaluation and research planning processes; (6) manages the legislative and communications programs for the Agency; (7) administers HRSA’s equal opportunity and civil rights activities; (8) provides overall leadership, direction, coordination, and planning in the support of the Agency’s special health programs; and (9) manages the health, wellness, and safety of women and girls with the support of the Office of Women’s Health, through policy, programming and outreach education. Office of Women’s Health (RAW) (1) Serves in a leadership capacity on women’s health and sex/gender-specific issues and policy for HRSA senior managers and with other agencies in HHS; (2) coordinates and supports sex/ gender-specific disease prevention and health promotion activities within HRSA and HHS; (3) serves as the HRSA liaison with other Federal and nonFederal individuals and organizations working on women’s health and sex/ gender-specific health related issues; (4) provides mentorship experiences for scholars and interns and encourages staff development opportunities; and (5) supports educational and information dissemination efforts on topics related to sex/gender-specific health issues. Section RA–30, Delegations of Authority All delegations and re-delegations of authority made to HRSA officials and employees of affected organizational components will continue in them or E:\FR\FM\19OCN1.SGM 19OCN1

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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: November 7, 2011, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; November 8, 
2011, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Place: Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center, 3800 
Reservoir Road, NW., Washington, DC 20057.
    Status: The meeting will be open to the public.
    Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to delineate the 
contribution of nursing workforce development to meeting the health 
and health care challenges facing the nation, and to articulate a 
strategic vision and agenda for NACNEP in meeting those challenges. 
The objectives of the meeting are: (1) To identify the key issues 
challenging nursing workforce development in meeting the health care 
needs of the nation; (2) to develop goals and a blueprint for 
Council action to address these challenges; and (3) to articulate 
the activities, initiatives, and stakeholder partnerships that are 
critical to advancing 21st century interprofessional education and 
practice models needed to promote the health of the public. This 
meeting will form the basis for NACNEP's mandated Twelfth Annual 
Report to the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the 
Congress.
    Agenda: The meeting will include a panel presentation and 
discussion focused around the purpose and objectives of this 
meeting. The agenda will be available on the NACNEP website http://www.hrsa.gov/advisorycommittees/bhpradvisory/nacnep/index.html one 
day prior to the meeting. Agenda items are subject to change as 
priorities dictate. Those requesting to participate in the meeting 
can do so by contacting the Designated Federal Officer by email. 
Interested parties will participate by invitation.
    For Further Information Contact: For further information 
regarding NACNEP, to obtain a roster of members, minutes of the 
meeting, or other relevant information, contact Commander Serina 
Hunter-Thomas, Designated Federal Officer, National Advisory Council 
on Nurse Education and Practice, Parklawn Building, Room 9-61, 5600 
Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857; e-mail SHunter-Thomas@Hrsa.gov; telephone (301) 443-5688.
    The Council will join the three other advisory committees in the 
Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr) for the fourth BHPr All-Advisory 
Committee Meeting on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. Please refer to 
the Federal Register notice for the BHPr All-Advisory Committee 
Meeting for additional details.

    Dated: October 12, 2011.
Reva Harris,
Acting Director, Division of Policy and Information Coordination.
[FR Doc. 2011-27025 Filed 10-18-11; 8:45 am]
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