Meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services, 3797 [2019-02207]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 30 / Wednesday, February 13, 2019 / Notices current standards, the Agency will advise ANDA applicants to submit such labeling. Dated: February 8, 2019. Lowell J. Schiller, Acting Associate Commissioner for Policy. [FR Doc. 2019–02139 Filed 2–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4164–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Secretary’s National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services (NACRHHS) has scheduled a public meeting. Information about NACRHHS and the agenda for this meeting can be found on the NACRHHS website at https://www.hrsa.gov/ advisory-committees/rural-health/ index.html. DATES: April 3, 2019, 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m. Pacific Time (PT). April 4, 2019, 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m. PT. April 5, 2019, 8:30 a.m.–11:15 a.m. PT. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in person. On April 3, the meeting will be held at The Residence Inn, Sacramento Downtown, 1121 15th Street, Sacramento, California 95814. On the morning of April 4, NACRHHS will break into subcommittees. One subcommittee will travel to Northern Valley Indian Health Clinic, 207 N Butte St., Willows, California 95988. The other subcommittee will travel to Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, 155 Glasson Way, Grass Valley, California 95945. In the afternoon at approximately 4:00 p.m. PT, NACRHHS will reconvene at The Residence Inn, Sacramento Downtown, 1121 15th Street, Sacramento, California 95814. On April 5, the meeting will be held at The Residence Inn, Sacramento Downtown, 1121 15th Street, Sacramento, California 95814. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steven Hirsch, Administrative Coordinator at the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, HRSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, 17W59D, Rockville, Maryland 20857; 301–443–7322; or shirsch@hrsa.gov. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:22 Feb 12, 2019 Jkt 247001 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NACRHHS provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS on policy, program development, and other matters of significance concerning both rural health and rural human services. During the April 2019 meeting, NACRHHS will discuss the issues of Cancer Prevention and Control in Rural America along with Supportive Services and Caregiving for the Rural Elderly. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate. Refer to the NACRHHS website for any updated information concerning the meeting. Members of the public will have the opportunity to provide comments. Public participants may submit written statements in advance of the scheduled meeting. Oral comments will be honored in the order they are requested and may be limited as time allows. Requests to submit a written statement or make oral comments to NACRHHS should be sent to Steven Hirsch, using the contact information above at least 3 business days prior to the meeting. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance or another reasonable accommodation should notify Steven Hirsch at the address and phone number listed above at least 10 business days prior to the meeting. John R. Womack, Acting Deputy Director, Division of the Executive Secretariat. [FR Doc. 2019–02207 Filed 2–12–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children (ACHDNC) has scheduled a public meeting. Information about the ACHDNC and the agenda for this meeting can be found on the ACHDNC website at https://www.hrsa.gov/ advisory-committees/heritabledisorders/index.html. DATES: March 22, 2019, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. ET. ADDRESSES: This meeting will be held via webinar. While this meeting is open to the public, advance registration is SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 3797 required. Please visit the ACHDNC website for information on registration: https://www.hrsa.gov/advisorycommittees/heritable-disorders/ index.html. The deadline for online registration is 5:00 p.m. ET on March 20, 2019. Instructions on how to access the meeting via webinar will be provided upon registration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alaina Harris, Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), HRSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 18W66, Rockville, Maryland 20857; 301–443–0721; or AHarris@hrsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ACHDNC provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS (Secretary) on the development of newborn screening activities, technologies, policies, guidelines, and programs for effectively reducing morbidity and mortality in newborns and children having, or at risk for, heritable disorders. ACHDNC’s recommendations regarding inclusion of additional conditions for screening, following adoption by the Secretary, are evidence-informed preventive health services provided for in the comprehensive guidelines supported by HRSA through the Recommended Uniform Screening Panel (RUSP) pursuant to section 2713 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300gg– 13). Under this provision, nongrandfathered group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance are required to provide insurance coverage without cost-sharing (a co-payment, coinsurance, or deductible) for preventive services for plan years (i.e., policy years) beginning on or after the date that is one year from the Secretary’s adoption of the condition for screening. During the March 2019 meeting, ACHDNC will hear from experts in the fields of public health, medicine, heritable disorders, rare disorders, and newborn screening. Tentative agenda topics include: (1) The condition nomination and evidence review process, (2) rare disease registries, and (3) implementation of conditions on the RUSP. Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate and the final meeting agenda will be available on ACHDNC’s website: https:// www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/ heritable-disorders/index.html. Information about ACHDNC, a roster of members, as well as past meeting summaries are also available on the ACHDNC website. Members of the public will have the opportunity to provide comments, which are part of the official committee record. To submit written comments or E:\FR\FM\13FEN1.SGM 13FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and 
Human Services

AGENCY: Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department 
of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary's National Advisory Committee on Rural Health 
and Human Services (NACRHHS) has scheduled a public meeting. 
Information about NACRHHS and the agenda for this meeting can be found 
on the NACRHHS website at https://www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/rural-health/index.html.

DATES: 
    April 3, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m. Pacific Time (PT).
    April 4, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m. PT.
    April 5, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-11:15 a.m. PT.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in person. On April 3, the meeting 
will be held at The Residence Inn, Sacramento Downtown, 1121 15th 
Street, Sacramento, California 95814.
    On the morning of April 4, NACRHHS will break into subcommittees. 
One subcommittee will travel to Northern Valley Indian Health Clinic, 
207 N Butte St., Willows, California 95988. The other subcommittee will 
travel to Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, 155 Glasson Way, Grass 
Valley, California 95945. In the afternoon at approximately 4:00 p.m. 
PT, NACRHHS will reconvene at The Residence Inn, Sacramento Downtown, 
1121 15th Street, Sacramento, California 95814.
    On April 5, the meeting will be held at The Residence Inn, 
Sacramento Downtown, 1121 15th Street, Sacramento, California 95814.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steven Hirsch, Administrative 
Coordinator at the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, HRSA, 5600 
Fishers Lane, 17W59D, Rockville, Maryland 20857; 301-443-7322; or 
shirsch@hrsa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NACRHHS provides advice and recommendations 
to the Secretary of HHS on policy, program development, and other 
matters of significance concerning both rural health and rural human 
services.
    During the April 2019 meeting, NACRHHS will discuss the issues of 
Cancer Prevention and Control in Rural America along with Supportive 
Services and Caregiving for the Rural Elderly. Agenda items are subject 
to change as priorities dictate. Refer to the NACRHHS website for any 
updated information concerning the meeting.
    Members of the public will have the opportunity to provide 
comments. Public participants may submit written statements in advance 
of the scheduled meeting. Oral comments will be honored in the order 
they are requested and may be limited as time allows. Requests to 
submit a written statement or make oral comments to NACRHHS should be 
sent to Steven Hirsch, using the contact information above at least 3 
business days prior to the meeting.
    Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance or 
another reasonable accommodation should notify Steven Hirsch at the 
address and phone number listed above at least 10 business days prior 
to the meeting.

John R. Womack,
Acting Deputy Director, Division of the Executive Secretariat.
[FR Doc. 2019-02207 Filed 2-12-19; 8:45 am]
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