Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality February 21, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Office for Civil Rights: Audio Conference on Proposed Regulations Related to Patient Safety
Document Number: 08-776
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-02-21
Agency: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy and Office for Civil Rights Deputy Director of Health Information Privacy Susan McAndrew will host a joint audio conference February 29, 2008 from 2-3 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) to discuss the recently published proposed regulation regarding Patient Safety and Quality Improvement and statutory confidentiality protections. The purpose of this audio conference is to facilitate public understanding of the proposed regulation and rulemaking process outlined in the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking published in the Federal Register February 12, 2008. To register for the audio conference, log on to http:// www.academyhealth.org/ahrq/psoaudio/.