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Redwood Health Information Collaborative

Project Archive

Steering Committee Meetings
  2006
     January 25, 2006   -   February 22, 2006   -   March 22, 2006   -   April 21, 2006
     May 3, 2006   -   May 30, 2006   -   June 21, 2006   -   July 19, 2006
     August 23, 2006   -   September 20, 2006   -   October 25, 2006   -   December 7, 2006
  2007
      January 23, 2007   -   February 21, 2007   -   March 21, 2007   -   April 18, 2007
      May 16, 2007   -   June 20, 2007   -   July 18, 2007   -   August 15, 2007
      September 19, 2007   -   October 17, 2007   -   November 21, 2007   -   December 19, 2007
  2008
      January 16, 2008   -   February 20, 2008   -   March 21, 2008   -   April 16, 2008
      May 21, 2008   -   June 18, 2008   -   July 18, 2008   -   August 20, 2008
      September 17, 2008   -   October 15, 2008   -   November 19, 2008   -   December 17, 2008
  2009
      January 21, 2009   -   February 18, 2009   -   March 18, 2009   -   April 15, 2009
      May 20, 2009   -   June 17, 2009   -   July 10, 2009   -   August 19, 2009   -  
      September 30, 2009   -   October 21, 2009   -   November 11, 2009   -   December 16, 2009

 

January 25, 2006
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


INTRODUCTION
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Executive Summary for the Redwood Health Information Collaborative"

PRESENTATION 1
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Mendocino HRE"

PRESENTATION 2
Karen Hunt -- Director of Communications, CalRHIO. "Connecting California"

PRESENTATION 3
Jeff Rose -- President, HealthAlliant. "Economics of Information Sharing"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Map to Mendocino County Department of Public Health
[2]   RWJF Press Release, December 14, 2005
[3]   InformationLinks Grantee Summaries
[4]   Topics in Public Health Informatics, PHII, June 2005
[5]   The NLM-RWJF Partnership, PHII, October 2005
[6]   Attitudes of Americans, Connecting for Health, October 2005
[7]   Model SNO Terms and Conditions, Connecting for Health, December 2005
[8]   Interoperability, by David Brailer, January 2005
[9]   AHIC Technology Deployment Diagram, January 2006
[10]   Role of CCHIT, January 2006
[11]   Mendocino-Lake 2006 Physician Technology Survey
[12]   Mendocino Health Market Baseline Data, by HealthAlliant

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February 22, 2006
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Steering Committee Project Plan"

PRESENTATION 2
Greg Wenneson, MBA -- Project Manager, Alliance for Rural Community Health. "Lessons Learned from Mendocino SHARE"

DISCUSSION
Gail Picirilli -- Senior Analyst, HealthAlliant. "An Opportunity Model for Mendocino and Lake Counties"

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March 22, 2006
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION
Gail Picirilli -- Senior Analyst, HealthAlliant. "HIE Business Case Cost Model"

DISCUSSION
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Simple Overview of the HIE Network"

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April 21, 2006
SYNDROMIC SURVEILLANCE SEMINAR
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 11:00 AM (Pacific)

DISCUSSION
Bill Lober, MD, MS and Janet Baseman, MPH, PhD, University of Washington

HANDOUT
[1]   Syndromic Surveillance in a Health Information Exchange

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May 3, 2006
RESCHEDULED from April 26th
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION 1
Allen Briskin, JD -- Davis Wright Tremaine. "HIE Governance"

DISCUSSION 2
Gail Picirilli -- Senior Analyst, HealthAlliant. "Cost Model Work Group"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Overview of the Connecting for Health Common Framework
[2]   Mendocino Assumptions for a Cost Model
[3]   Markle Connecting for Health Common Framework Press Conference

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May 30, 2006
RESCHEDULED from May 24th
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION
Jeff Rose -- President, HealthAlliant. "Mendocino & Lake Counties Health Information Exchange"

DISCUSSION
Allen Briskin, JD -- Davis Wright Tremaine. "HIE Governance"

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June 21, 2006
RESCHEDULED from June 28th
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 10:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION
Susan Baird Kanaan, MSW. "Outline for a developing a Strategic Plan"

DISCUSSION
Marcy Wilder, JD -- Hogan & Hartson. "Privacy Policies based on the Connecting for Health Common Framework"

HANDOUTS
[1]   [P2] - Model Privacy Policies for Health Information Exchange
[2]   [P3] - Notification and Consent with a Record Locator Service

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July 19, 2006
RESCHEDULED from July 26th
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 10:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION
Allen Briskin, JD -- Davis Wright Tremaine. "Data Use Agreement for Redwood MedNet"

HANDOUTS
[1]   HealthBridge Profile
[2]   Clinical Messaging Lab Traffic Forecast
[3]   [M1] - Key Topics in a Model Contract for Health Information Exchange, Connecting For Health Common Framework
[4]   [M2] - A Model Contract for Health Information Exchange, Connecting For Health Common Framework

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August 23, 2006
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION
Susan Baird Kanaan, MSW. "(Draft) Planning Framework for HIE in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

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September 20, 2006
RESCHEDULED from September 27th
LOCATION -- Sutter Lakeside Hospital, Lakeport, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION 1
Susan Baird Kanaan, MSW. "(Draft) Planning Framework for HIE in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

DISCUSSION 2
Allen Briskin, JD -- Davis Wright Tremaine. "Organization and Governance Structure" (PDF or DOC)

HANDOUTS
[1]   Partnership Healthplan of California Information Sharing Agreement
[2]   Draft User Agreement, by Allen Briskin, Davis Wright Tremaine

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October 25, 2006
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION 1
Susan Baird Kanaan, MSW. "(Draft) Planning Framework for HIE in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

DISCUSSION 2
Carol Mordhorst -- Director (Retired), Mendocino County Department of Public Health. "(Draft) Health Information Exchange Governance Options"

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December 7, 2006
RESCHEDULED from November 22nd
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION 1
Susan Baird Kanaan, MSW. "Planning Framework for HIE in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

DISCUSSION 2
Allen Briskin, JD -- Davis Wright Tremaine. "Participation Agreement for HIE"

DISCUSSION 3
Carol Mordhorst -- Director (Retired), Mendocino County Department of Public Health. "(Draft) Health Information Exchange Governance Options"

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January 23, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino Coast District Hospital, Fort Bragg, 11:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


DISCUSSION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Carol Mordhorst -- Director (Retired), Mendocino County Department of Public Health. "(Draft) Governance Options for Health Information Exchange in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

DISCUSSION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Allen Briskin, JD -- Davis Wright Tremaine. "Redwood MedNet User Agreement for Clinical Results Delivery"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Redwood MedNet Interrelated Tasks
[2]   Participants in the NHIN Stakeholder Forum

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February 21, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "OpenEMPI"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Greg Wenneson -- Project Manager, Alliance for Rural Community Health. "NHIN OpenHRE Architecture Prototype Demonstration" (presented at the Third NHIN Stakeholder Forum, January 26, 2007, Washington, DC)

HANDOUT
[1]   RHIC Meeting Schedule

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March 21, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Mike Skinner -- Project Manager, Outlook Associates. "Santa Babara County Care Data Exchange: RHIO Lessons Learned"

DISCUSSION 1 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Governance Options for Health Information Exchange in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

DISCUSSION 2
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "NHIN Cost Model for the CSC / Connecting for Health NHIN Prototype Architectures" (presented at the Third NHIN Stakeholder Forum, January 26, 2007, Washington, DC)

DISCUSSION 3
Jennifer Clarke -- Healthcare IT Consultant, Lumetra. "DOC-IT Quality Crosswalk"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
[2]   AHIC Dissenting Opinion on PHR certification, by Downs, Lansky, et al.
[3]   California Executive Order S-06-07 on Health Information Technology
[4]   CalRHIO Utility Service Press Release
[5]   "Free" EHR Supported by Google Adsense, i-Health Beat
[6]   What Killed the SBCCDE?, by Bruce Merlin Fried, i-Health Beat

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April 18, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
David Lansky, PhD -- Senior Director, Connecting for Health. "Connecting Consumers to a Health Information Exchange"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Lori Hack, MBA -- CEO, ObjectHealth. "Health Information Security and Privacy Issues for California"

HANDOUTS
[1]   [P9] - A Common Framework for Networked Personal Health Information, Connecting For Health Common Framework

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May 16, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Glenna Gobar, DVM -- Bioinformatics Research and Consulting Service, UC Davis. "California Electronic Death Registration"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
John Mellin, MBA -- e-Health Initiative. "e-Health Initiative Pro Forma Business Planning Tool"

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June 20, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Francois de Brantes, MBA -- Executive Director, Bridges to Excellence. "Transforming Health Care Delivery in Mendocino County"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Linda Ackerman, JD -- Staff Counsel, PrivacyActivism. "Privacy and Health Information Exchange"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Redwood MedNet HIE Conference: Connecting California to Improve Patient Care, July 20, 2007, Hampton Inn, Ukiah
[2]   Summary Report on the NHIN Prototype Architectures, by Gartner for the Office of the National Coordinator
[3]   HL7's Legal EHR Functional Profile open for public comment


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July 20, 2007
NO JULY MEETING due to the full day Redwood MedNet Health Information Technology Conference
Connecting California to Improve Patient Care   [ CONFERENCE WEBSITE ]
July 20, 2007, Hampton Inn, Ukiah, California
Featuring presentations from:
  Bill Beighe -- CIO, Santa Cruz Health Information Exchange
  Peter Cho, MD -- Family Practice Physician, Mendocino Family Care
  Jamie Ferguson -- Executive Director, Health Policy, Kaiser Permanente
  Alan Glaseroff, MD -- Executive Director, Humboldt Del Norte IPA
  Lori Hack, MBA -- CEO, Object Health
  Carl Henning, MD -- President, Redwood MedNet
  Laura Landry -- Project Director, Long Beach Network for Health
  David Lansky, PhD -- Senior Director, Health Program, Markle Foundation
  Wes Rishel -- Research VP, Gartner, Inc.
  Michael Stearns, MD -- Chief Medical Officer, e-MD's, Inc.

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August 15, 2007
LOCATION -- Wellness Center, Sutter Lakeside Hospital, Lakeport, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Larry Ozeran, MD -- Chair, Yuba-Sutter Healthcare Council. "Health Care Reform: From Problem to Crisis to Solution"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Herb K. Schultz -- Senior Health Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. "Update on Health Care Reform"

HANDOUTS
[1]   World's Best Medical Care?, Editorial by The New York Times, August 12, 2007
[2]   Lessons from the Santa Barbara Project, by Frohlich, Karp, Smith & Sujansky, Health Affairs, August 2007
[3]   From Santa Barbara to Washington, by David Brailer, Health Affairs, August 2007
[4]   The Santa Barbara County Care Data Exchange: What Happened?, by Robert H. Miller & Bradley S. Miller, Health Affairs, August 2007

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September 19, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Robert H. Miller, PhD -- Professor of Health Economics, UC San Francisco, The Santa Barbara County Care Data Exchange: What Happened?

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Gwendolyn Lohse -- Project Director, CORE. Overview of the Committee on Operating Rules for Health Information Exchange

HANDOUTS
[1]   Oregon RHIO planning efforts come to a halt, by Joseph Conn, Modern Healthcare, August 29, 2007
[2]   False promises of state-sponsored health care, by Spyros Andreopolous, San Francisco Chronicle, August 30, 2007
[3]   ONC releases six use cases for comment, i-Health Beat, September 7, 2007

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October 17, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Human Resources, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Introduction to E-health Intiative Blueprint" (published by e-Health Initiative)

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Bill Brand, MPH -- Deputy Director, Center for Health Informatics, Minnesota Department of Health. "The Minnesota e-Health Initiative"

UPDATE -- 10:45 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Herb K. Schultz, Senior Health Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger -- "Current Status of Health Care Reform in California"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Building Consensus for Common Action, published by e-Health Initiative
[2]   HHS Awards Contracts for NHIN Trial Implementations
[3]   HHS Schedules Fourth NHIN Forum in Long Beach, December 2007
[4]   Hospital Workers Punished for Viewing Celebrity Health Record, NY Times, October 10, 2007
[5]   Comparison of California Health Coverage Expansion Proposals, from CalHealthReform.org

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November 21, 2007
NO NOVEMBER MEETING, because Thursday the 22nd is Thanksgiving Day

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December 19, 2007
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
John Blair III, MD -- CEO of MedAllies and Taconic IPA. "Taconic IPA and MedAllies"   (PPT or PDF)

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Ezequiel Sandoval -- CIO, Northern Sierra Rural Health Network. "Promoting Health Care Quality through the Effective Use of Information Technology"

HANDOUTS
[1]   The High Cost of Health Care, New York Times, November 25, 2007
[2]   The State of Regional Health Information Organizations, Health Affairs, December 11, 2007
[3]   4th Stakeholder Forum for the Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN), Long Beach, California, December 11-12, 2007
[4]   California Moves Toward Universal Health Care, New York Times, December 18, 2007

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January 16, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Lyman Dennis, PhD -- CIO, Partnership HealthPlan of California. "Health Information Technology Solutions" (PPT or PDF)

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Scott Shreve, M.D. -- Crossover Health. "Health 2.0" (See also YouTube videos Web 2.0 and Health 2.0)

ANNOUNCEMENT -- 10:45 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
PHR Pilot Project in Mendocino County, by Matt D'Ambrosia, CEO of Vital Data Technology

HANDOUTS
[1]   Enhanced Protections for Uses of Health Data, a report by NCVHS, December 21, 2007
[2]   Alameda County shines in study on contagious disease response, San Francisco Chronicle, January 3, 2008
[3]   California data-breach law now covers medical information, San Francisco Chronicle, January 4, 2008
[4]   United States Lags Behind Other Nations In Avoiding Preventable Deaths, Health Affairs, January 13, 2008
[5]   Most in U.S. Back Mandatory Health Care Coverage, Commonwealth Fund, January 15, 2008
[6]   2008 Presidential Candidate Side-by-Side Summary of Health Care Proposals, by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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February 20, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Megan Van Sant, MPH -- Program Director, Healthy Kids Mendocino. "About Healthy Kids Mendocino"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Neil Cowles -- CEO, Tolven Healthcare Innovations. "Enabling Meaningful Collaboration Throughout the Healthcare Continuum"

UPDATE -- 10:45 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Herb K. Schultz, Senior Health Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger -- "Current Status of Health Care Reform in California"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Draft Network Criteria, by the Certification Commission on Health Information Technology, January 14, 2008
[2]   Late-Stage Diagnosis More Likely Among Uninsured, study to be released by the American Cancer Society, February 18, 2008
[3]   A Rip-Off by Health Insurers?, editorial by the New York Times, February 18, 2008

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March 19, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Josh Lemieux -- Program Director, Markle Foundation, and Dan Combs -- Director, National Emergency Preparedness Coordinating Council. "Consumer Authentication for Networked Personal Health Information"   (See "T7" report from Connecting For Health noted below)

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Kathy Ficco, RN -- Executive Director, St. Joseph Community Health Clinics, co-sponsor of the MiVia PHR for migrant farmworkers. "Using Technology to Improve Healthcare for Vulnerable Populations"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Functional Requirements for PHRs, draft for comment by Project HealthDesign, February 25, 2008
[2]   [T7] Consumer Authentication, part of the Connecting for Health Common Framework
[3]   Oregon Health Insurance Lottery, Editorial from The Oregonian, March 4, 2008

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April 16, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Sandra Dunn, MSc -- Program Manager, Access El Dorado (ACCEL), and Greg Bergner, MD -- ACCEL Physician Champion. "El Dorado County Health Initiative"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Dean Sittig, PhD -- Northwest Permanente and Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU). "Unintended Consequences of CPOE"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Emotional Aspects of CPOE: A Qualitative Study, Sittig, et al., JAMIA, Sep / Oct 2005
[2]   Types of Unintended Consequences Related to CPOE, Campbell, et al., JAMIA, Sep / Oct 2006
[3]   Extent and Importance of Unintended Consequences Related to CPOE, Ash, et al., JAMIA, Jul / Aug 2007
[4]   Voodoo Health Economics, Krugman, New York Times, April 4, 2008
[5]   Who Pays For Medical Errors?, Mello, et al., Commonwealth Fund, April 7, 2008
[6]   Building the Health Care Workforce, Report Brief by the Institute of Medicine, April 14, 2008

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May 21, 2008
LOCATION -- Webinar only this month
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
David Lansky, PhD -- CEO, Pacific Business Group on Health. "Introduction to Pacific Business Group on Health"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Kelly Cronin -- Director, Programs and Coordination, Office of the National Coordinator, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. "Health Information Exchange and the National Agenda"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Do Primary Care Physicians Treating Minority Patients Report Problems Delivering High-Quality Care?, Reschovsky, O'Malley, HealthAffairs, 22 April 2008

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June 18, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Lee Jones -- Program Manager, Health Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP). "HITSP Overview and Accomplishments"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Dolores Yanagihara, MPH -- Director, Pay for Performance, Integrated Healthcare Association. "California Pay for Performance"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Connecting California to Improve Patient Care, Agenda for Redwood MedNet Conference in July
[2]   Efficiency Measurement in P4P, Williams, HealthAffairs, 29 May 2008
[3]   Interoperability and Privacy: Are They Mutually Exclusive?, Lee, iHealthBeat, 4 June 2008
[4]   Tight Rein on Blood Sugar Has No Heart Benefits, NY Times, 7 June 2008

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July 18, 2008
NO JULY MEETING due to the full day Redwood MedNet Health Information Technology Conference
Connecting California to Improve Patient Care in 2008   [ CONFERENCE WEBSITE ]
Friday, July 18, Ukiah Valley Conference Center, Ukiah, California
Featuring presentations from:
  Allen Briskin, JD -- At Counsel, Davis Wright Tremaine
  Andy Coren, MD -- Family Practice Physician, Ukiah
  Jamie Ferguson -- Executive Director, Health Policy, Kaiser Permanente
  Shaun Grannis, MD, MSc -- Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute
  Lori Hack, MBA -- CEO, Object Health
  Carl Henning, MD -- President, Redwood MedNet
  Brian Herrick, MD -- Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF
  Michael Hogarth, MD -- Associate Professor, UC Davis School of Medicine
  Janet King -- Project Manager, Mid-South e-Health Alliance
  Charles Parisot -- Manager, Technology & Standards, GE Healthcare
  Daniel Rosenthal, MD, MSc, MPH -- Program Director, Health Information Technology, National Quality Forum
  Michael Stearns, MD -- Chief Medical Officer, e-MD's, Inc.
  Paul Tang, MD -- VP and Chief Medical Information Officer, Palo Alto Medical Foundation

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August 20, 2008
LOCATION -- Webinar only this month
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Paul Biondich, MD, MS -- Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute.   "OpenMRS: Using Information Technology to Unleash the Transformational Power of Communities"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
David Williams, MBA -- Co-Founding Executive, PatientsLikeMe. "Patients Like Me"

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September 17, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Department of Public Health, Ukiah, 9:00 AM (Pacific)
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Thomas Horan, PhD -- Director, Kay Center for e-Health Research, Claremont Graduate University.   "E-Health Research and Policy Analysis for Disabilities and Vulnerable Populations"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Claudia Williams, MS -- Director of Health Policy, Markle Foundation.   "Networked Personal Health Information: What Does the Future Hold?"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Health Information Technology: A Few Years of Magical Thinking?, Diamond & Shirky, Health Affairs, 19 August 2008
[2]   Overview and Principles, Common Framework for Networked Personal Health Information, Connecting for Health, June 2008
[3]   Consumer Policy Briefs, Connecting for Health, June 2008
[4]   Consumer Technology Briefs, Connecting for Health, June 2008

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October 15, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Jacob Hacker, PhD -- Professor, Department of Political Science, UC Berkeley. "Comparing the Obama and McCain Health Plans"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Kathy Hajopoulos, MPH -- Director of Program Development & Operations, Center of Excellence for Breast Cancer Care, UCSF.   "Communication & Care Plan for Breast Cancer Treatment - Creating a Tool for Patient-Centered Care"   [ PPT ]   [ PPT ]

HANDOUTS
[1]   The Obama Plan: More Regulation, Unsustainable Spending, Antos, Wilensky & Kuttner, Health Affairs, 16 September 2008
[2]   Cost and Implications of the McCain Plan to Restructure Health Insurance, Buchmueller, Glied, Royalty & Swartz, Health Affairs, 16 September 2008
[3]   The 2008 Presidential Candidates' Health Reform Proposals: Choices for America, Collins, Nicholson, Rustgi & Davis, The Commonwealth Fund, October 2008
[4]   Health Care For America, Hacker, Economic Policy Institute, January 11, 2007

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November 19, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Will Ross -- Project Manager, Redwood MedNet. "Clinical Data Delivery Service Demonstration"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
William Crawford, MBA -- Director, Informatics Solutions Group, Children's Hospital Boston.   "The Indivo Personally Controlled Health Record Platform"

HANDOUTS
[1]   The Physicians' Perspective: Medical Practice in 2008, The Physicians' Foundation, October 2008

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December 17, 2008
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Micky Tripathi, PhD -- CEO, Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative   [ website ]   [ presentation ]

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Christy Quinlan, Chief Deputy Director -- Office of the CIO, State of California. "The Role of the State in HIT"

EXTENDED SESSION
HEALTHCARE COMMUNITY DISCUSSION -- 10:45 A.M. - 12:00 NOON   (PACIFIC)

Health Care Agenda, by the Obama-Biden Transition Project   [ www.change.gov ]
Redwood Health Information Collaborative Response   [ submitted to www.change.gov on 12/30/08 ]

HANDOUTS
[1]   Electronic Laboratory Results Delivery, a public demonstration by Redwood MedNet
[2]   Community-wide Implementation of Health Information Technology Goroll, et al., JAMIA, Jan/Feb 2009
[3]   Obama-Biden Health Care Plan [candidate platform published during campaign], www.barackobama.com
[4]   Health Care Community Discussion Participant Guide, Obama-Biden Transition Project
[5]   Redwood MedNet Health Information Asymmetries

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January 21, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Jason Mitchell, MD -- Assistant Director, Center for Health Information Technology, American Academy of Family Physicians. "EHR Functionality and the Patient Centered Medical Home: Charting a Course When Charting Isn't Enough"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Eva Powell, MSW -- Director, Health Information Technology Project, National Partnership for Women and Families. "Redefining Quality: How HIE Can Radically Change Consumer Interaction with the Healthcare System"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Joint Principles of the Patient-Centered Medical Home, March 2007
[2]   A House Is Not A Home: Keeping Patients At The Center Of Practice Redesign, Berenson, Hammons, Gans, et al., Health Affairs, September-October 2008
[3]   Making Medical Homes Work: Moving from Concept to Practice, Center for Studying Health System Change, December 2008

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February 18, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
John Weir -- President, Illumisys. "EHR Adoption Barriers and Successes"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Liesa Jenkins -- Executive Director, CareSpark. "CareSpark"


HANDOUTS
[1]   Toward Health Information Liquidity, Penfield, Anderson, et al., Booz Allen Hamilton, January 2009

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March 18, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA -- AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Megan Van Sant, MPH -- Program Director, Healthy Kids Mendocino. "Working Toward Universal Health Insurance Coverage for All Children in Mendocino County"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Joseph Dal Molin -- Vice President, WorldVistA. "Bringing Evidence-Based Medicine to Software Innovation and Dissemination in Healthcare"


HANDOUTS
[1]   The Federal Role in Promoting Health Information Technology, Blumenthal, The Commonwealth Fund, January 2009
[2]   An Unprecedented Opportunity, California HealthCare Foundation, February 2009
[3]   California eHealth Collaborative Webinar Series, offered by the California eHealth Collaborative
[4]   Health Information Technology: One Step At A Time, Frisse, Health Affairs, March-April 2009
[5]   Mendocino Data From CHIS (California Health Interview Survey) -- CHIS Website

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April 15, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Donald W. Simborg, MD -- "The Stimulus Package and Healthcare IT"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Cynthia Solomon -- Co-Founder of MiVia. "MiVia: Connecting Patients and Clinicians".


HANDOUTS
[1]   Health Informaion Exchange Projects in California, April 14, 2009, California eHealth Collaborative
[2]   What California Stands to Gain: The Impact of the Stimulus Package on Health Care, Issue Brief, California HealthCare Foundation, March 2009

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May 20, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Tim Elwell -- Vice President, Misys Open Source Solutions - Healthcare, Misys. "A Practical Application of Open Source Strategies in a Not-So-Conventional Health Care Company"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Jessica VanArsdale, MD, MPH -- Director of Health Research, California Center for Rural Policy, Humboldt State University. "Rural Health Information Survey: Selected Findings From Mendocino County"

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June 17, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
David W. Sayen, MBA -- Region IX Administration, Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS). "Medicare PHR Choice Pilot"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Stuart Turner, DVM, MS -- Senior Health Informaticist, University of California, Davis. "Grid Computing in Healthcare"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Meaningful Use Matrix, Health IT Policy Committee, Office of the National Coordinator, June 16, 2009

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July 10, 2009
NO JULY MEETING due to the full day Redwood MedNet Health Information Technology Conference
Connecting California to Improve Patient Care in 2009   [ CONFERENCE WEBSITE ]
Friday, July 10, Krug Event Center, Healdsburg, California
Featuring presentations from:
  Bill Beighe -- CIO, Physicians Medical Group of Santa Cruz
  Allen Briskin -- Attorney, Davis Wright Tremaine
  Jamie Ferguson -- Executive Director, Health Policy, Kaiser Permanente
  Todd Ferris, MD -- Associate CIO, School of Medicine, Stanford University
  Jonah Frohlich, MPH -- Deputy Secretary for Health Information Technology, State of California
  CDR Emory Fry, MD -- Naval Health Research Center, San Diego
  Lori Hack, MBA -- CEO, Object Health
  Carl Henning, MD -- President, Redwood MedNet
  Michael Hogarth, MD -- Associate Professor, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis
  Laura Landry -- Executive Director, Long Beach Network for Health
  John E. Mattison, MD -- CMIO, Southern California Division, Kaiser Permanente
  Kiki Nocella, PhD -- CEO, Believe Health LLC
  Wes Rishel -- VP, Gartner
  Sandra Shewry, MPH -- CEO, California Center for Connected Health
  Dean Sittig, PHD -- Associate Professor of Health Information Science, University of Texas
  Michael Stearns, MD -- Chief Medical Officer, e-MD's, Inc.

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August 19, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
AUDIO DIAL IN -- 605.475.4850, Access Code 884 320
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Robert M. Cothren, PhD -- Executive Vice President, Cognosante. "Beyond Continuity of Care: Meaningful Secondary Use of Health Information Exchange"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Paul Gundy, MD, MPH -- Director of Healthcare Transformation, IBM, and
Adrienne White, MBA -- Managing Consultant, IBM Healthcare & Life Science.
"The Patient Centered Medical Home: What, Why and How"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Patient-centered Medical Home, IBM White Paper, June 2009
[2]   Health Information Exchange Scope, Federal Health IT Policy Committee, August 14, 2009
[3]   Proposed Revisions to Meaningful Use, Federal Health IT Policy Committee, August 14, 2009
[4]   Privacy and Security Standards for ARRA, Federal Health IT Standards Committee, August 20, 2009
[5]   2011 Quality Measure Recommendations, Federal Health IT Standards Committee, August 20, 2009
[6]   Meaningful Use Data Element Standards, Health IT Standards Committee, August 20, 2009

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September 30, 2009
LOCATION -- a virtual online meeting, starting at 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
AUDIO DIAL IN -- 773.945.1010, Access Code 550 931 303
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.gotomeeting.com, Select "Join a Meeting", then enter Meeting ID 533 777 681
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Ignacio Valdes, MD -- Editor, Linux Medical News. "Astronaut Build of VistA".

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Margo Edmunds, PhD -- Booz Allen Hamilton. "Toward Health Data Liquidity".

HANDOUTS
[1]   Toward Health Information Liquidity, Penfield, Anderson, et al., Booz Allen Hamilton, January 2009
[2]   EHRs Not Sufficient For Health Data Liquidity, Anderson, Edmunds, et al., Managed Healthcare Executive, September 1, 2009

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October 21, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
AUDIO DIAL IN -- 218.339.3600, Access Code 266 287
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Web Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Roberta Lewis, RN, MS -- Program Manager, California Immunization Registry, (CAIR). "California Immunization Registry Update"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Gail Nickerson -- California Safety Net Coalition, and
Andie Martinez, MPP, California Primary Care Association.
"Health Information Exchange, Cal-HITECH and the California Safety Net Coalition"

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November 11, 2009
LOCATION -- a virtual online meeting, starting at 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
AUDIO DIAL IN -- 303.248.0285, Access Code 462 6369
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Web Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Mark Apfel, MD -- Medical Director, Anderson Valley Health Center. "What is POLST?" (Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment)

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Shelley Meyers, RN -- Healthcare Informatics Specialist, UserCentric, Inc. "PDF Healthcare Overview"

HANDOUTS
[1]   Laboratory Data Exchange, HIE Workgroup, HIT Policy Committee, Frohlich, October 2009
[2]   California POLST Form

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December 16, 2009
LOCATION -- Mendocino County Community Health Services (Public Health), Ukiah, 9:00 A.M. PACIFIC
AUDIO DIAL IN -- 303.248.0285, Access Code 462 6369
ONLINE WEBINAR -- http://www.readytalk.com, Web Access Code 462 6369
AGENDA


PRESENTATION 1 -- 9:15 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Joshua Pevnick, MD -- Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, "Stakeholders' Perceived Benefit from a Nascent Health Information Exchange: A Qualitative Analysis"

PRESENTATION 2 -- 10:00 A.M.   (PACIFIC)
Margaret Leonard, MSPH -- EHR Project Manager, Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, "Greater Sierra Health Information Organization Vision"

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Last Update:   14 December 2009