Core Health Data Elements: Report of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics. Appendix E. Listing of individuals and organizations who participated in meetings and submitted written responses


Core Health Data Elements Project
Respondents & Meeting Participants

Roxanne M. Andrews, Ph.D.
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

J. Lee Annest, Ph.D.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Health Resources and Service Admin.

Molly A. Anthony, Ph.D.
National Association Children's Hospitals

George Arges
American Hospital Association

Edward W. Bacon
National Center for Health Statistics

Walter P. Bailey
State Budget and Control Board

Dave Baldridge
National Indian Council on Aging, Inc.

Gary Beatty
Employers Health Insurance

Jacqueline R. Bennett
Georgia Office for Health Care Data, Division of Public Health

Jayne Bertovich
Department of Health and Human Services

Cheryl Beversdorf
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

D. Walter Biggs, III
ASTM Committee E-31

Clifford P. Binder
Center for Health Policy Studies

Rachael Block
HHS, HCFA, Office of Managed Care

Gordon Bonnyman
Legal Services of Middle Tennessee

Leonard Bourget
Department of veteran's Affairs (191)

W. Michael Boyson, M.H.A.
Colorado Hospital Association

Nancy Breen, Ph.D.
National Cancer Institute, NIH

Alfred S. Buck, M.D.
Joint Commission on Accrediation of Healthcare Organizations

Susan B. Cahn, M.A., M.H.S.
American Hospital Association

Dawn Carlson, Ph.D.
University of California

Ronald Carlson
Health Resources amd Services Adm.

Debra A. Cerha, Lt Col, USAF,MSC
Directorate of Medical Programs and Resources, Office of the Surgeon General

Frank J. Chaloupka
The University of Illinois at Chicago

Rosa Charry

Anthony Chavez

Eunice Chee
Institute for Health Policy Studies, UCSP School of Medicine

Christopher G. Chute, M.D., Dr.P.H.
Mayo Medical School

F. Lawrence Clare, M.D., M.P.H.
HHS, Public Health Service, Health Resources Services Administration

Steven Clauser
Health Care Financing Administration

Steven B. Cohen
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

Simon P. Cohn, M.D., M.P.H. FACEP
Permanente Medical Group
Interregional Services

James P. Cooney, Jr., Ph.D.
Georgia State University

Maria Redona Couper
Philippine Nurses Association of America

Lisa L. Culver, PT, MBA
American Physical Therapy Association

Anthony J. D'Angelo, B.S., M.S.
Indian Health Service

Robert Davis
New York State Department of Health

Steven Davis
Oklahoma Department of MH and SA Services

Connie White Delaney
University of Iowa

Don Eugene Detmer, M.D.
University of Virginia

Larry Deutsch, M.D., M.P.H.
Hartford Primary Care Consortium, Inc.

Thomas H. Dial, Ph.D.
American Association of Health Plans

Louis H. Diamond, M.B.Ch.B.

Joel Diringer, JD. MPH
Rural Health Advocacy Institute

Kevin Donnellan
American Association of Retired Persons

Peg Douglas
State of New Jersey Department of Health

Dennis Duffy
Department of Veterans Affairs, Assistant Secretary for Policy and Planning

Mary Dufour
National Institute of Alcohol, Abuse, and Alcoholism

Benjamin C. Duggar, Sc.D.
Center for Health Policy Studies

Carrie Dunkle, RN
Michigan Department of Social Services, Interagency Coordination Program

Phil Dunne
Texas Medical Foundation

Joellen Edwards
College of Nursing, East Tennessee State University

Jimmy Thomas Efird
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Jonathan M. Ellen, M.D.
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

David W. Emmons, Ph.D.
American Medical Association

Mark Epstein, Sc.D.
National Association of Health Data Organizations

Paul Y. Ertel, M.D.
Applied Medical Data, Inc.

Kenneth L. Evans, M.D.
The American Academy of Family Physicians

Barbara Faigin
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Amy Fine
Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs

Karl S. Finison
Maine Health Information Center

Florence B. Fiori, Dr.P.H.
Health Resources and Services Administration

William E. Flynn, III
Office of Personnel Management

Jacqueline Darroch Forrest, Ph.D.
The Alan Guttmacher Institute

Arden W. Forrey

Kathleen A. Frawley
American Health Information Management Association

Louis I. Freedman
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Rate Setting Commision

Daniel J. Friedman, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Richard H. Friedman
Health Care Financing Administration

Emily Friedman
Emily Friedman Health Policy Analysis

Del Fulgencio
Kaiser Permanente, Medical Economics

Kathleen H. Fyffe
Health Insurance Association of America

John I. Gallin, M.D.
National Institutes of Health

Stanley C. Garnett
United States Department of Agriculture, Food and Nurtrition Service

Michael L. Glickman
Computer Network Architects, Inc.

Jennifer Goewey
HCIA, Inc.

Colin Goodall
QuadraMed Corporation

Barry Gordon
California Public Health Foundation, NAACCR

Maria Redona Couper, Ph.D., RN
Phillippine Nurses Association of America

Karen Grady
Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics

Gary Green
Food and Drug Administration

Paul L. Grimaldi, Ph.D.
Birch & Davis Health Management Corporation, Inc.

George F. Grob
Office of Inspector General

Thomas P. Gross, M.D., MPH
Biometrics, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Adm.

Elizabeth Grossman
Occupational Safey Health Administration, Office of Statistics

Val J. Halamandaris

William Halperin, M.D., M.P.H.
HHS, CDC, NIOS&H - ALOSH, Division of Safety Research

Kris Haltmeyer
Blue Cross of California, Health Policy and Analysis

Pat H. Hamby
HBO & Company

Cheryl Hammen
Metri Cor

William J. Hayden, DDS, MPH
University of Missouri, Kansas City, School of Dentistry

David K. Henderson, M.D.
National Institute of Health

Carl E. Hendricks, Lieutenant Col., MS
Department of the Army, Headquarters, U.S. Army Medical Command

Michael D. Hennessey
Illinois Department of Public Aid

Amanda Attridge Henson
Health Care Finance Commission, Policy, Research and Data Management

Joanne Yancey Hitchcock
Health Care Financing Administration

Sam Ho, M.D.

David L. Hobson
Congress of the United States

Vicki Hohner
State of Washington Department of Health

Debra C. Hopkinson, RN, MS
Aetna Health Plans

Sheila Horman
St. Peter's Community Hospital

Ron Horner, Ph.D.
Department of Veterans Affairs

John A. Hornik, Ph.D.
New York State Office of Mental Health

James T. Howell, MD
State of Florida Agency for Health Care Administration

Kathryn Huntley
Food and Drug Administration

Mary Devereaux Hutton, R.N., M.P.H.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

George J. Isham, M.D.

Lynn E. Jensen, Ph.D.
Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange

Lucy Johns
Health Care Planning and Policy

Edna Kamis-Gould, Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center

Steven Kappel
Vermont Health Care Authority

Michael G. Kassis
California Health Information for Policy Project

Nancy J. Kennedy, Dr.P.H.
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Cille Kennedy
Center for Mental Health Services

Corinne Kirchner, Ph.D.
American Foundation for the Blind

Karen Kmetik
American Medical Association

LaVerne D. Knezek, Ph.D.
Turrant County Mental Health Mental Retardation Services

Randy T. Kohl
Mutual of Omaha Health Plans of Lincoln

Robert Koladner, M.D.
Department of Veteran's Affairs (19)

Kitty Kono

Lora Kraus
BlueCross BlueShield of Minnesota

Selma C. Kunitz, Ph.D.
Kunitz and Associates, Inc.

Laura B. Landrum
Illinois Department of Public Health

Frank C. Lemus
Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development

Deborah Lieberman, MHSA, OTR/L, PAOTA
The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

Barbara Lowery
Dept. of Socioeconomic and Practice Issures, American Academy of Dermatology

Harold S. Luft, Ph.D.
University of California--San Francisco

Marlene M. Lugg
Southern California Public Health Association

John R. Lumpkin, M.D., M.P.H.
Illinois Department of Public Health

Michael T. Lundberg, B.S.
Virginia Health Information

Charles MacKay
National Institutes of Health

David . Mactas
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Stephen E. Marcus, Ph.D.
National Institute of Dental Research, NIH

E. Mary Martini

T. J. Mathews
National Center for Health Statistics

Barbara D. Matula
North Carolina Department of Human Resources, Division of Medical Assistance

Robert W. Mayes
Health Care Financing Administration

Catherine McCabe
Equifax Healthcare Information Services, Inc.

Kathy McCaffrey

Katherine S. McCarter, MHS
APHA American Public Health Association

Paul L. McCarthy, M.D.
Yale University

Katherine M. McCormack
Hartford Health Department

Clem McDonald, M.D.
Regenstrief Institute

Dora A. McDonald
State of Texas Department of Health

Mike McGinty, Ph.D.
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan

Matthew McKearn
USDA, Food and Consumer Service

Regina McPhillips, Dr.P.H.
Health Care Financing Administration

Sue Meads
Meads & Associates

Matthew E. Melmed
Zero to Three

Steven M. Melov
Office for Civil Rights, DHHS

Patricia B. Merryweather, M.A.
Illinois Hospital and Health Systems Association

Kathy Milholland, Ph.D., R.N.
American Nurses Association

Larry W. Miller
Georgia Center for Health Information

Patricia K. Miller
St Vincent Hospitals and Health Services

Michael L. Millman, Ph.D.
Health Resources and Services Administration

Milliam & Robertson, Inc.

Bernie F. Minard
The Methodist Hospital

Tameron Mitchell, R.D., M.P.H.
California Department of Health Services

Mary Moien, M.S.

J. Henry Montes
Health Resources & Services Administration, Office of Policy Coordination

Rob Moroni
General Motors Corporation

Evelyn B. Moses

Nancy Moss, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging

Keith J. Mueller, Ph.D.
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Deborah M. Nadzam, Ph.D., R.N.
IM System

David Newman, M.D.
Oak Orchard Community Health Center

Phong Ngo

Geraldine Nicholson
HHS, HFCA, Bureau of Program Operations

Leo J. Nolan
HHS, Indian Health Service, Office of Planning, Evaluation, and Legislation

Terry Nowakowski, M.S.W.
Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Sarah O'Gara
Medicus Systems, Inc.

Geraldine Oliva
University of California, San Francisco

Jaclyn Packer
Medical and Health Research Association

Gregg A. Pane, M.D.
Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Deborah L. Parham, R.N., Ph.D.
Health Resources and Services Administration

Lorne A. Phillips, Ph.D.
State of Kansas Department of Health and Evironment

Renate E. Pore
University System of West Virginia

Curtis O. Porter
Administration for Children and Families

Susan N. Postal
Columbia/HCA HealthCare Corporation

John Quinn
Health Level 7 Ernst & Young LLP

Jerri Regan
HRSA, Bureau of Primary Care

Mary Reister
State of Washington Department of Health

Maria Rey
Health Care Financing Administration

Christine Rice
Minnesota Department of Health

Trish Riley
National Academy for State Health Policy

Marie Roberto, Dr.P.H.
Department of Public Health

Dan Rode
Health Care Financial Management Association/ASC X12

Kenneth E. Roos, M.S., M.B.A.
New Hampshire Division of Public Health Service

Robert Roscoe
ABLES Project Opfficer, NIOSH

Steven Rosenberg, Ph.D.
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Inpatient Administration

Charles J. Rothwell
National Center for Health Statistics

Richard Rubin
Foundation for Health Care Quality

Terry Rudd
Managed Behavioral Health News

Melvin Sabshin, M.D.
American Psychiatric Association

Anthony K. Sarris
ONTEK Corporation

Thomas C. Sawyer
Congress of the United States

Emilie Schmeidler, Ph.D.
American Foundation for the Blind

Harvey A. Schwartz, Ph.D.
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

Rachel M. Schwartz, M.P.H.
National Perinatal Information Center

Mark J. Segal, Ph.D.
American Medical Association

Tom Senate
FHP Healthcare

Cary Sennett, MD, Ph.D.
NCQA - National Committee for Quality Assurance

Yvonne Senturia, M.D., M.Sc.
Children's Memorial Hospital

Ernest J. Sessa
Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council

P. John Seward, M.D.
American Medical Association

Zili Sloboda, Sc.D.
HHS, NID, Division of Epikdemiology and Prevention Research

William J. Sobaski, M.B.A.
Health Care Financing Administration

Katherine B. Sommers

Brenda Spillman
HHS, Agency for Health Care Policy Research, Ctr for Cost and Financing Studies

Randall Spoeri, Ph.D.
NYLCare Health Plans, Inc.

Susan Stanger
Medicus Systems

Eugene Stanton
Maine Health Care Finance Commission

Harriet Starr
IPRO - Corporate Headquarters

Nancy G. Stetson, B.S.N., M.A.
HBO and Company

Robert Stevens
Sioux Valley Hospital

Elliot M. Stone, M.V.C.
Massachusetts Health Data Consortium, Inc.

Nancy Stout, Ed.D.
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

Stewart H. Streimer
HHS, Health Care Financing Administration

Kim Streit
Florida Hospital Association Information Services

George J. Stukenborg, Ph.D.
Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Medical Assistance Services

William R. Taylor, M.D., M.P.H.
Health Care Financing Administration

James Tierney
National Committee for Quality Assurance

James S. Todd, M.D.
American Medical Association

Herbert G. Traxler, Ph.D.
Bureau of Health Professions, HRSA

Fernando M. Trevino, Ph.D., M.P.H.
American Public Health Association

Susan Turney, M.D.
Marshfield Clinic

Linda Vader, RN, CRNO
American Society of Ophthaimic Registered Nurses

Gregory Wagner

Samuel W. Warburton, M.D.
NYLCare Health Plans, Inc.

Andrew Webber
American Medical Peer Review Association

Kathleen A. Weis, Dr. P.H.
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, Center for Cost and Finance Sudies

Marc A. Weisblatt, M.P.H.
American Occupational Therapy Association

Kenneth B. Wells, M.D., M.P.H.

Kitty Werner
National Organization of urse Practitioner Faculties

Scott F. Wetterhall

Peter M. Wheeler
Social Security Administration

Andrew A. White, M.P.H., Ph.D.
National Center for Health Statistics

Alexis A. Wilson
Outcome Concept Systems, Inc.

Ronald W. Wilson, M.A.
National Center for Health Statistics

David P. Winchester, M.D.
Commission on Cancer

Catherine E. Woteki, Ph.D., R.D.
Department of Agriculture

Theresa Wulbrecht
Michigan Department of Social Services, Interagency Coordination Program

Stephen W. Wyatt, D.M.D., M.P.H.

Christine Zahniser

Raymond C. Zastrow
College of American Pathologists, Division of Government and Prof. Affairs

Don L. Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Center for Health Research and Communications, Inc.

Craig Zwerling, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Iowa