Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting, 53621 [2015-22002]

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[FR Doc. 2015–21960 Filed 9–3–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Commission on Care; Notice of Meeting mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C., App. 2, the Commission on Care gives notice that it will meet on Monday, September 21 and Tuesday, September 22 at 1575 I Street NW., Washington, DC, ASAE Conference Center. The meeting will convene at 8:30 a.m. and end at 5:30 p.m. on September 21, and at 8:30 a.m. and end at 12:00 p.m. on September 22. The meeting is open to the public. Anyone attending must show a valid photo ID to building security and be escorted to the meeting. Please allow 15 minutes before the meeting begins for this process. The purpose of the Commission, as described in section 202 of the Veterans VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:57 Sep 03, 2015 Jkt 235001 Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 (VACAA), is to examine the access of Veterans to health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and strategically examine how best to organize the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), locate health care resources, and deliver health care to Veterans during the next 20 years. In undertaking this assessment, the Commission will evaluate and assess the results of the Independent Assessment conducted by CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare in accordance with section 201 of VACAA. On September 21, the Commission will hear from VA leadership and the CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare. CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare will provide an overview of the Independent Assessment it conducted in accordance with section 201. On September 22, the Commission will reconvene with a continued dialogue with CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare and a presentation by VHA. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. However, the public may submit written statements for the Commission’s review to Sharon Gilles, Designated Federal Officer, Commission on Care, 1575 I (Eye) Street NW., Suite 240, Washington, DC 20005, or email at sharon.gilles@va.gov. Any member of the public wanting to attend may contact Ms. Gilles. Dated: September 1, 2015. Sharon Gilles, Designated Federal Officer, Commission on Care. [FR Doc. 2015–21974 Filed 9–3–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that a meeting of the Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee will PO 00000 Frm 00137 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 53621 be held on September 29–30, 2015, via teleconference at 1–800–767–1750 Access Code 57526. On September 29, the session will begin at 2:00 p.m. Eastern and end at 4:30 p.m. On September 30, the session will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern and end at 1:45 p.m. This meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary of VA and the Under Secretary for Health on all matters pertaining to geriatrics and gerontology. The Committee assesses the capability of VA health care facilities and programs to meet the medical, psychological, and social needs of older Veterans and evaluates VA programs designated as Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers. The meeting will feature presentations and discussions on VA’s geriatrics and extended care programs, aging research activities, updates on VA’s employee staff working in the area of geriatrics (to include training, recruitment and retention approaches), Veterans Health Administration (VHA) strategic planning activities in geriatrics and extended care, recent VHA efforts regarding dementia and program advances in palliative care, and performance and oversight of VA Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. Interested parties should provide written comments for review by the Committee to Mrs. Marcia Holt-Delaney, Program Analyst, Geriatrics and Extended Care Services (10P4G), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, or via email at Marcia.Holt-Delaney@va.gov. Individuals who wish to dial into the meeting should contact Mrs. HoltDelaney at (202) 461–6769. Dated: September 1, 2015. Rebecca Schiller, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–22002 Filed 9–3–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\04SEN1.SGM 04SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, that a meeting of the 
Geriatrics and Gerontology Advisory Committee will be held on September 
29-30, 2015, via teleconference at 1-800-767-1750 Access Code 57526. On 
September 29, the session will begin at 2:00 p.m. Eastern and end at 
4:30 p.m. On September 30, the session will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern 
and end at 1:45 p.m. This meeting is open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary 
of VA and the Under Secretary for Health on all matters pertaining to 
geriatrics and gerontology. The Committee assesses the capability of VA 
health care facilities and programs to meet the medical, psychological, 
and social needs of older Veterans and evaluates VA programs designated 
as Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers.
    The meeting will feature presentations and discussions on VA's 
geriatrics and extended care programs, aging research activities, 
updates on VA's employee staff working in the area of geriatrics (to 
include training, recruitment and retention approaches), Veterans 
Health Administration (VHA) strategic planning activities in geriatrics 
and extended care, recent VHA efforts regarding dementia and program 
advances in palliative care, and performance and oversight of VA 
Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers.
    No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral 
presentations from the public. Interested parties should provide 
written comments for review by the Committee to Mrs. Marcia Holt-
Delaney, Program Analyst, Geriatrics and Extended Care Services 
(10P4G), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20420, or via email at Marcia.Holt-Delaney@va.gov. 
Individuals who wish to dial into the meeting should contact Mrs. Holt-
Delaney at (202) 461-6769.

    Dated: September 1, 2015.
Rebecca Schiller,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-22002 Filed 9-3-15; 8:45 am]
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