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Aaron Ling CDPH
AbdulMalik Shakir Hi3 Solutions
Becky Angeles Carradora Health
Beth Ellinport ONC
Chrissy Miner CDC/NCIRD/ISD
Craig Newman Altarum
Cynthia (Cindy) Bush CDC/NCHS
Dan Chaput Kahuina/CSTE (Contractor)
Danny Wise Allscripts
Diana Wright Lantana Consulting Group
Forrest White Altarum
Heather Patrick CDC Contractor (Peraton Contractor)
Josh Bagley GDIT
Kathy Walsh Labcorp
Kristi Eckerson HLN Consulting, LLC
Laura Rappleye Altarum
Mike Yaskanin Altarum
Nathan Bunker American Immunization Registry Association
Ruby Nash Lantana Consulting Group
Sarah Gaunt Lantana Consulting Group
Shirley Burton NIOSH/RHD/SB

Chair: AbdulMalik Shakir  

Scribe: Danny Wise 

Discussion items





5 min.Welcome, agenda review, meeting minute approval AMSlast week's minutes approved as posted; no concerns or corrections raised
10 min.Vital Records Death Reporting (VRDR) FHIR IG - request vote to approve that ballot reconciliation is complete. See Reconciliation Sheet Diana Wright
  • recon complete for ballot comments
    • there are sill some open post-ballot comments, however
  • final recon spreadsheet sent out for review last week 7/7/2022
  • final recon spreadsheet approved 19-0-0 (motion: Diana, second: Sarah)
  • question about updating VRDR to align with latest US Core 5.0.1
    • after analysis, the only difference is changing the "active" field in the RelatedPerson profile to 1..1 vs. 0..1
    • this should be a low-impact change
    • WG is comfortable approving this change before publishing the IG, and a new Jira ticket will be created to document it – 20-0-0 (motion: Cindy, second: Sarah)
    • post-meeting update: Cindy sent e-mail to WG listserv announcing FHIR-37777 - Getting issue details... STATUS has now been created
10 min.ODH FHIR errata version 1.2 approval vote Lori Fourquet
  • errata updates include:
    • effectivePeriod in Usual Work profile was required (1..1), but this was problematic for VRDR, so changing to 0..1
    • updating to CDC 2018 census version for industry codes in Usual Work and Past or Present Job profiles – still in process of being published by PHINVADS
    • corrected issue for Data Absent Reason in Usual Work and Past or Present Job profiles
  • Jira tickets were approved last week, publication request set out afterward
  • publication request form still forthcoming – Lori will send to co-chairs to review
  • post-meeting update: Lori Reed-Fourquet sent e-mail to WG listserv with a link to the completed publication request form: HL7 FHIR Profile: Occupational Data for Health (ODH), Release 1.2 (Standard for Trial Use) - Public Health - Confluence
  • publication request approved 24-0-0 (motion: Lori, second: Sarah)
5 min.Longitudinal Maternal & Infant Health Information for Research IG - will request vote to approve Block Vote 2, as well as the entire ballot reconciliation package Ruby Nash
  • Block vote 2 (last of comments to reconcile) sent out last Fri. 7/8/2022
  • Block 2 approved 21-0-2 (motion: Ruby, second: Craig)
  • Will send out final recon sheet for review for 1 week and will request approval on a future call