NCVHS: Report of Hearing on "Meaningful Use" of Health Information Technology

The National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS) has issued its initial Report of Hearing on “Meaningful Use” of Health Information Technology.

The May 18,2009 report is directed to David Blumenthal, MD, National Coordinator of Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. The cover letter indicates that NCVHS will be sending additional observations related to the hearing.

The Hearing on “Meaningful Use” of Health Information Technology was held on April 28-29, 2009. More information about the hearing can be found at the NCVHS website, including a copy of the hearing transcript and copies of the individual written testimony submitted by those individuals who testified at the hearing. You can also listen to a recorded version of the hearing in the NCVHS hearing archives.