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Aaron Ling CDPH
AbdulMalik Shakir Hi3 Solutions
Becky Angeles Carradora Health
Craig Newman Altarum
Crystal Snare APHL
Cynthia (Cindy) Bush CDC/NCHS
Dan Rutz Epic
Erin Holt TN Dept of Health
Fikru Mekonnen CDC
Genny Luensman ATL, Inc. (Contractor for CDC/NIOSH)
Inder TDH
Jamie Parker Carradora
Justine Maxwell TN DOH
Karen Knight NAACCR, Inc.
Kathleen Tully ONC
Kathy Walsh Labcorp
Kristi Eckerson HLN Consulting, LLC
Laura A Conn CDC CSELS
Laura Rappleye Altarum
Maria Michaels CDC
Matt Rahn HHS/ONC
Mike Flanigan Carradora Health
Nagesh Bashyam
Ravi Kafle WA DOH
Sarah Gaunt Lantana Consulting Group


Discussion items





5 minWelcome, agenda review, meeting minute approval 
  • No additions to the agenda
  • Minutes from last week were approved by consensus
  • Ravi Kafle from Washington will replace AbdulMalik Shakir as a WG co-chair
15 minUS Public Health Profiles LibrarySarah
  • Deferred
15 minMedMorph related publication requests (Ref Arch and Cancer Content IG)Dragon
15 minWithdraw Request for V3 Immunization standardDanny
  • Retire Normative Standard: HL7 Version 3 Standard: Immunization, R1
  • Every 5 years, normative standards need to be retired or re-affirmed
  • Per Joginder Madra and Ron Parker, the only known implementations of v3 immunization is in Alberta Canada
    • Exchange is stable and no updates to the standards are expected
  • Previous discussion on this call led to a conclusion that the standard can be retired
  • A withdrawal specific ballot is needed for normative standards
    • Opportunity for feedback from the larger community about retiring the standard
  • A PSS is required to retire the normative standard
    • Doesn't need the normal steps for a project
    • Many of the fields aren't particularly applicable (lots of "n/a"s)
  • Motion to approve the PSS to retire the standard (Danny Wise/Erin Holt 27-0-2)
  • Danny will send to HQ

Action items