Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice, 86939-86940 [2020-28920]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 251 / Thursday, December 31, 2020 / Notices mchb.hrsa.gov/maternal-child-healthtopics/child-health/bright-futures.html. Thomas J. Engels, Administrator. [FR Doc. 2020–28971 Filed 12–30–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, this notice announces that the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPCMD) will hold public meetings for the 2021 calendar year (CY). Information about ACTPCMD, agendas, and materials for these meetings can be found on the ACTPCMD website at https:// www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/ primarycare-dentist/index.html. DATES: ACTPCMD meetings will be held on • March 2, 2021, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) and March 3, 2021, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. ET; • November 2, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET and November 3, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. ET. ADDRESSES: Meetings may be held inperson, by teleconference, and/or Adobe Connect webinar. For updates on how the meeting will be held, visit the ACTPCMD website 30 business days before the date of the meeting, where instructions for joining meetings either in-person or remotely will also be posted. In-person ACTPCMD meetings will be held at 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857. For meeting information updates, go to the ACTPCMD website meeting page at https://www.hrsa.gov/advisorycommittees/interdisciplinarycommunity-linkages/meetings/ index.html. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shane Rogers, Designated Federal Official, Division of Medicine and Dentistry, Bureau of Health Workforce, HRSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 15N142, Rockville, Maryland 20857; 301–443–5260; or SRogers@hrsa.gov. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:28 Dec 30, 2020 Jkt 253001 The ACTPCMD provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS (Secretary) on policy, program development, and other matters of significance concerning the activities under Section 747 of Title VII of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as it existed upon the enactment of Section 749 of the PHS Act in 1998. The ACTPCMD prepares an annual report describing the activities of the committee, including findings and recommendations made by the committee concerning the activities under Section 747, as well as training programs in oral health and dentistry. The annual report is submitted to the Secretary as well as the Chairman and ranking members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions and the House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce. The ACTPCMD develops, publishes, and implements performance measures and guidelines for longitudinal evaluations of programs authorized under Title VII, Part C of the PHS Act, and recommends appropriation levels for programs under this Part. Since priorities dictate meeting times, be advised that start times, end times, and agenda items are subject to change. For CY 2021 meetings, agenda items may include, but are not limited to inter-professional team-based education, practice, and retention in underserved rural communities, as well as matters pertaining to policy, program development, and other matters of significance concerning medicine and dentistry activities authorized under Title VII of the PHS Act. Refer to the ACTPCMD website listed above for all current and updated information concerning the CY 2021 ACTPCMD meetings, including draft agendas and meeting materials that will be posted 30 calendar days before 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(s). 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 the ACTPCMD should be sent to Shane Rogers using the contact information above at least 5 business days before the meeting date(s). Individuals who need special assistance or another reasonable accommodation should notify Shane Rogers using the contact information listed above at least 10 business days SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 86939 before the meeting(s) they wish to attend. If a meeting is held in-person, it will occur in a federal government building and attendees must go through a security check to enter. Non-U.S. citizen attendees must notify HRSA of their planned attendance at an in-person meeting at least 20 business days prior to the meeting in order to facilitate their entry into the building. All attendees are required to present government-issued identification prior to entry. Maria G. Button, Director, Executive Secretariat. [FR Doc. 2020–28919 Filed 12–30–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, this notice announces that the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice (NACNEP) will hold public meetings for the 2021 calendar year (CY). Information about NACNEP, agendas, and materials for these meetings can be found on the NACNEP website at https://www.hrsa.gov/ advisory-committees/nursing/ index.html. SUMMARY: NACNEP meetings will be held on • March 9, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) and March 10, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. ET; • July 13, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET and July 14, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET; • December 7, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET and December 8, 2021, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET. ADDRESSES: Meetings may be held inperson, by teleconference, and/or Adobe Connect webinar. For updates on how the meeting will be held, visit the NACNEP website 30 business days before the date of the meeting, where instructions for joining meetings either in-person or remotely will also be posted. In-person NACNEP meetings will be held at 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857. For meeting DATES: E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1 khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 86940 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 251 / Thursday, December 31, 2020 / Notices information updates, go to the NACNEP website meeting page at https:// www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/ nursing/meetings.html. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Camillus Ezeike, Ph.D., JD, LLM, RN, PMP, Designated Federal Official, Division of Nursing and Public Health, Bureau of Health Workforce, HRSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, 11N–120, Maryland 20857; 301–443–2866; or BHWNACNEP@hrsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NACNEP provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS (Secretary) on policy, program development, and other matters of significance concerning the activities carried out under Title VIII of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, including the range of issues relating to the nurse workforce, education, and practice improvement. NACNEP also prepares and submits an annual report to the Secretary of HHS and Congress describing its activities, including NACNEP’s findings and recommendations concerning activities under Title VIII, as required by the PHS Act. Since priorities dictate meeting times, be advised that start times, end times, and agenda items are subject to change. For CY 2021 meetings, agenda items may include, but are not limited to, a review of federal nursing workforce programs, funding for nursing practice improvement and nursing education, and the response to the COVID–19 pandemic. Refer to the NACNEP website listed above for all current and updated information concerning the CY 2021 NACNEP meetings, including agendas and meeting materials that will be posted 30 calendar days before 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(s). 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 the NACNEP should be sent to Camillus Ezeike using the contact information above at least 5 business days before the meeting date(s). Individuals who need special assistance or another reasonable accommodation should notify Camillus Ezeike using the contact information listed above at least 10 business days before the meeting(s) they wish to attend. If a meeting is held in-person, it will occur in a federal government building and attendees must go through a VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:28 Dec 30, 2020 Jkt 253001 security check to enter. Non-U.S. Citizen attendees must notify HRSA of their planned attendance at an in-person meeting at least 20 business days prior to the meeting in order to facilitate their entry into the building. All attendees are required to present government-issued identification prior to entry. Maria G. Button, Director, Executive Secretariat. [FR Doc. 2020–28920 Filed 12–30–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P Inpatient Hospital Per Diem Rate (Excludes Physician/Practitioner Services) Calendar Year 2021 Lower 48 States $3,631 Alaska $3,384 Outpatient Per Visit Rate (Excluding Medicare) Calendar Year 2021 Lower 48 States $519 Alaska $808 Outpatient Per Visit Rate (Medicare) DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Calendar Year 2021 Lower 48 States $414 Alaska $662 Indian Health Service Medicare Part B Inpatient Ancillary Per Diem Rate RIN 0917–AA19 Reimbursement Rates for Calendar Year 2021 Indian Health Service (IHS), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. Notice is provided that the Director of the Indian Health Service has approved the rates for inpatient and outpatient medical care provided by IHS facilities for Calendar Year 2021. SUMMARY: The Director of the Indian Health Service (IHS), under the authority of sections 321(a) and 322(b) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 248 and 249(b)), Public Law 83–568 (42 U.S.C. 2001(a)), and the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (25 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), has approved the following rates for inpatient and outpatient medical care provided by IHS facilities for Calendar Year 2021 for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, beneficiaries of other federal programs, and for recoveries under the Federal Medical Care Recovery Act (42 U.S.C. 2651– 2653). The inpatient rates for Medicare Part A are excluded from the table below. That is because Medicare inpatient payments for IHS hospital facilities are made based on the prospective payment system, or (when IHS facilities are designated as Medicare Critical Access Hospitals) on a reasonable cost basis. Since the inpatient per diem rates set forth below do not include all physician services and practitioner services, additional payment shall be available to the extent that those services are provided. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Calendar Year 2021 Lower 48 States $678 Alaska $1,039 Outpatient Surgery Rate (Medicare) Established Medicare rates for freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Effective Date for Calendar Year 2021 Rates Consistent with previous annual rate revisions, the Calendar Year 2021 rates will be effective for services provided on/or after January 1, 2021, to the extent consistent with payment authorities, including the applicable Medicaid State plan. Michael D. Weahkee, Assistant Surgeon General, RADM, U.S. Public Health Service, Director, Indian Health Service. [FR Doc. 2020–28950 Filed 12–30–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–16–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Institute of General Medical Sciences; Notice of Meeting Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council. The meeting will be open to the public as indicated below, with a short public comment period at the end. The open session will be videocast and can be accessed from the NIH Videocasting and Podcasting website (http:// videocast.nih.gov). The meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with the E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 251 (Thursday, December 31, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 86939-86940]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-28920]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and 
Practice

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

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, this 
notice announces that the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education 
and Practice (NACNEP) will hold public meetings for the 2021 calendar 
year (CY). Information about NACNEP, agendas, and materials for these 
meetings can be found on the NACNEP website at https://www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/nursing/index.html.

DATES: NACNEP meetings will be held on

 March 9, 2021, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) and March 
10, 2021, 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. ET;
 July 13, 2021, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET and July 14, 2021, 8:30 
a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET;
 December 7, 2021, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET and December 8, 2021, 
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET.

ADDRESSES: Meetings may be held in-person, by teleconference, and/or 
Adobe Connect webinar. For updates on how the meeting will be held, 
visit the NACNEP website 30 business days before the date of the 
meeting, where instructions for joining meetings either in-person or 
remotely will also be posted. In-person NACNEP meetings will be held at 
5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857. For meeting

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information updates, go to the NACNEP website meeting page at https://www.hrsa.gov/advisory-committees/nursing/meetings.html.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Camillus Ezeike, Ph.D., JD, LLM, RN, 
PMP, Designated Federal Official, Division of Nursing and Public 
Health, Bureau of Health Workforce, HRSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, 
11N-120, Maryland 20857; 301-443-2866; or [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NACNEP provides advice and 
recommendations to the Secretary of HHS (Secretary) on policy, program 
development, and other matters of significance concerning the 
activities carried out under Title VIII of the Public Health Service 
(PHS) Act, including the range of issues relating to the nurse 
workforce, education, and practice improvement. NACNEP also prepares 
and submits an annual report to the Secretary of HHS and Congress 
describing its activities, including NACNEP's findings and 
recommendations concerning activities under Title VIII, as required by 
the PHS Act. Since priorities dictate meeting times, be advised that 
start times, end times, and agenda items are subject to change. For CY 
2021 meetings, agenda items may include, but are not limited to, a 
review of federal nursing workforce programs, funding for nursing 
practice improvement and nursing education, and the response to the 
COVID-19 pandemic. Refer to the NACNEP website listed above for all 
current and updated information concerning the CY 2021 NACNEP meetings, 
including agendas and meeting materials that will be posted 30 calendar 
days before 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(s). 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 the NACNEP should 
be sent to Camillus Ezeike using the contact information above at least 
5 business days before the meeting date(s).
    Individuals who need special assistance or another reasonable 
accommodation should notify Camillus Ezeike using the contact 
information listed above at least 10 business days before the 
meeting(s) they wish to attend.
    If a meeting is held in-person, it will occur in a federal 
government building and attendees must go through a security check to 
enter. Non-U.S. Citizen attendees must notify HRSA of their planned 
attendance at an in-person meeting at least 20 business days prior to 
the meeting in order to facilitate their entry into the building. All 
attendees are required to present government-issued identification 
prior to entry.

Maria G. Button,
Director, Executive Secretariat.
[FR Doc. 2020-28920 Filed 12-30-20; 8:45 am]
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