National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: Meeting Full Committee, 65318 [2013-25834]

Download as PDF 65318 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 211 / Thursday, October 31, 2013 / Notices The meeting will include an overview of where and how health data standards are used across public health functions, and the current status of public health data standards. The hearing will provide an opportunity for the Standards Subcommittee to hear from individuals representing public health data standards organizations, public health agencies, standards developers, and software/application vendors. Important work has been done in standard development organizations to advance the development of public health standards, and these developments will be highlighted in the discussion. In addition, the Subcommittees on Population Health and Privacy, Confidentiality and Security will explore the need for convening a future hearing to focus on important considerations for standardized definitions of public health variables, privacy and security, population health management, and community health data, building on recent work by the Committee on health information standardization and community health data initiatives. Contact Person for More Information: Marjorie S. Greenberg, Executive Secretary, NCVHS, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2402, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, telephone (301) 458–4245 or Kamahanahokulani Farrar, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Office of EHealth Standards and Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244, telephone (410) 786–6711. Program information as well as summaries of meetings and a roster of committee members are available on the NCVHS home page of the HHS Web site: https://www.ncvhs.hhs.gov/, where further information including an agenda will be posted when available. Should you require reasonable accommodation, please contact the CDC Office of Equal Employment Opportunity on (301) 458–4EEO (4336) as soon as possible. Dated: October 22, 2013. James Scanlon, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (Science and Data Policy), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. [FR Doc. 2013–25835 Filed 10–30–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4151–05–P mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: Meeting Full Committee Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the following advisory committee meeting. [FR Doc. 2013–25834 Filed 10–30–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4151–05–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Jkt 232001 Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces the intention of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approve the proposed information collection project: ‘‘Evaluation of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act SUMMARY: Name: National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS), Full Committee Meeting. Time and Date: November 13, 2013 9:00 a.m.–2:15 p.m. EST. 19:21 Oct 30, 2013 Dated: October 24, 2013. James Scanlon, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (Science and Data Policy), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES VerDate Mar<15>2010 November 14, 2013 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST. Place: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, 3311 Toledo Road, Auditorium B & C, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, (301) 458– 4524. Status: Open. Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to review the status of NCVHS activities, strategically plan for 2014 objectives and deliverables, and examine the Committee efforts in light of its Guiding Principles and Convergence Framework. The Working Group on HHS Data Access and Use will continue strategic discussions on community health data issues. The times shown above are for the Full Committee meeting. Subcommittee breakout sessions are scheduled for late in the afternoon on the first day and early morning the second day. Agendas for these breakout sessions will be posted on the NCVHS Web site (URL below). Contact Person for More Information: Substantive program information may be obtained from Marjorie S. Greenberg, Executive Secretary, NCVHS, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2402, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, telephone (301) 458–4245. Summaries of meetings and a roster of committee members are available on the NCVHS home page of the HHS Web site: https://www.ncvhs.hhs.gov/, where further information including an agenda will be posted when available. Should you require reasonable accommodation, please contact the CDC Office of Equal Employment Opportunity on (301) 458–4EEO (4336) as soon as possible. PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 of 2009 (CHIPRA) Quality Demonstration Grant Program: Qualitative Data Collection.’’ In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521, AHRQ invites the public to comment on this proposed information collection. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on July 31st, 2013 and allowed 60 days for public comment. No comments were received. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment. DATES: Comments on this notice must be received by December 2, 2013. ADDRESSES: Written comments should be submitted to: AHRQ’s OMB Desk Officer by fax at (202) 395–6974 (attention: AHRQ’s desk officer) or by email at OIRA_submission@ omb.eop.gov (attention: AHRQ’s desk officer). Copies of the proposed collection plans, data collection instruments, and specific details on the estimated burden can be obtained from the AHRQ Reports Clearance Officer. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Doris Lefkowitz, AHRQ Reports Clearance Officer, (301) 427–1477, or by email at doris.lefkowitz@AHRQ.hhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposed Project Evaluation of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA) Quality Demonstration Grant Program: Qualitative Data Collection Section 401(a) of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA), Public Law 111–3, amended the Social Security Act (the Act) to enact section 1139A (42 U.S.C. 1320b–9a). AHRQ is requesting approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for the collection of qualitative data through site visit interviews and focus groups to support a comprehensive, mixedmethods evaluation of the quality demonstration grants authorized under section 1139A(d) of the Act. AHRQ’s mission of improving the quality and effectiveness of health care in the United States aligns with evaluating whether, and through what mechanism, projects funded by the CHIPRA demonstration grants improve the quality of care received by children in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). CHIPRA included funding for fiveyear grants so that States can experiment with and evaluate several promising ideas related to improving E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 211 (Thursday, October 31, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Page 65318]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-25834]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES


National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: Meeting Full 
Committee

    Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of 
Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the following advisory 
committee meeting.

    Name: National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS), 
Full Committee Meeting.
    Time and Date:
November 13, 2013 9:00 a.m.-2:15 p.m. EST.
November 14, 2013 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EST.
    Place: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National 
Center for Health Statistics, 3311 Toledo Road, Auditorium B & C, 
Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, (301) 458-4524.
    Status: Open.
    Purpose: The purpose of this meeting is to review the status of 
NCVHS activities, strategically plan for 2014 objectives and 
deliverables, and examine the Committee efforts in light of its 
Guiding Principles and Convergence Framework. The Working Group on 
HHS Data Access and Use will continue strategic discussions on 
community health data issues.
    The times shown above are for the Full Committee meeting. 
Subcommittee breakout sessions are scheduled for late in the 
afternoon on the first day and early morning the second day. Agendas 
for these breakout sessions will be posted on the NCVHS Web site 
(URL below).
    Contact Person for More Information: Substantive program 
information may be obtained from Marjorie S. Greenberg, Executive 
Secretary, NCVHS, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for 
Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2402, 
Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, telephone (301) 458-4245. Summaries of 
meetings and a roster of committee members are available on the 
NCVHS home page of the HHS Web site: https://www.ncvhs.hhs.gov/, 
where further information including an agenda will be posted when 
available.
    Should you require reasonable accommodation, please contact the 
CDC Office of Equal Employment Opportunity on (301) 458-4EEO (4336) 
as soon as possible.

    Dated: October 24, 2013.
James Scanlon,
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (Science and 
Data Policy), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and 
Evaluation.
[FR Doc. 2013-25834 Filed 10-30-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4151-05-P