Purpose: To clarify technology issues and policy implications for individual involvement in direct transport

Our Goals: The goal of the Individual Involvement Workgroup is to:
  • Explore how individual access (PHR, etc...) could be incorporated, assuming address + transport + content packaging
  • Explore critical policy considerations for exploration by the NHIN WG and the ONC policy office
    • Consent
    • Identity assurance
    • Authentication
  • Propose back a model for how to incorporate the individual in direct exchange.

What We've Created:

The Individual Involvement Workgroup provided feedback to the following:

User Stories
Content Container Specification

What We're Working On: [links to sub pages for what we're working on will be added here, please stay tuned]

Patient to Provider Issues and Implementation

Our Schedule:
  • Week of March 29, 2010: Workgroup Kickoff Meeting [weekly meeting schedule to follow]
  • April, 2010: Provide input to first draft of Specifications and Service Descriptions
  • May 1, 2010: Close User Stories under consideration, provide feedback on first draft of Specifications and Service Descriptions, and begin Phase II (implementation)
  • May-October, 2010: Continue to provide feedback for Specifications and Service Descriptions
  • November 1, 2010: Begin Phase III of NHIN Direct Project (expansion)

Who We Are:
Workgroup Lead: Richard Elmore (richard.elmore (at) allscripts.com)
Garrett Dawkins
Allscripts
Richard Elmore
Allscripts
John George
CareSpark/CGI Federal
Didi Davis
CareSpark/Serendipity Health (Consultant)
Fred Trotter
Cautious Patient
Rob Wilmot
Cerner
David Kibbe, MD
Clinical Groupware Collaborative
Janet Campbell
Epic
John Moehrke
GE
Marc Donner
Google
Paul Saxman
Google
Rodney Cain
HealthBridge
Noam H. Arzt
HLN Consulting
Jeff Cunningham
ICA
Lee Jones
MedAllies
Ashish Shah
Medicity
Eric Heflin
Medicity
Sean Nolan
Microsoft
Umesh Madan
Microsoft
Kenneth Buetow
NCI
Aditya Naik
Social Security Administration
Karla Porter
VA
Theresa Hancock
VA
Frank Clark

Linda Bailey Woods

David Tao
Siemens
David Carlson
NoMoreClipboard.com

What We Talk About During Meetings
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-04-01
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-04-08
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-04-15
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-04-22
Individual Involvement Meeting 4/29
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-05-13
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-05-19
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-05-27
Individual Involvement Meeting 2010-06-03

What We’re Part Of:
Implementation Group