Health Level Seven® International

Clinical Information Interoperability Council (CIIC) Meeting Jointly Hosted by: HSPC
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center; Bethesda, MD July 13, 2017

Registration Form (pdf)



Program Information

Thursday, July 13, 2017 / 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn more about the purpose and goals of this meeting

7:00 - 8:00 am Registration

8:00 - 8:30 am


Welcome and Overview of Meeting

Interoperability depends on implementing the same data model across systems

  • Stan Huff, MD; Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Intermountain Healthcare 
  • Charles Jaffe, MD, PhD; CEO, Health Level Seven International

8:30 - 9:15 am


Opening Keynote

Don Rucker, MD; National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC)

9:15 - 10:30 am

Work to Build On

Panelists include:

  • Seth Blumenthal, MBA; Director, Data & Innovation, PCPI
  • Judy Murphy, RN, FAAN, FACMI; Chief Nursing Officer, IBM Global Healthcare
  • Frank Opelka, MD; Medical Director, American College of Surgeons
  • Terrie Reed; Senior Advisor for UDI Adoption, FDA
  • Steve Hasley, MD; CMIO, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

10:30 - 11:00 am


11:00 - 12:00 Presentation on options for approaching governance, prioritization of work, collaboration, and funding

Stan Huff, MD

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch (On your own in the cafeteria - no outside food is allowed in the building)

1:00 - 2:00 pm

Breakout Groups: Attendees will participate in breakout groups to develop feedback on the plan for moving forward.

  • Breakout 1 (Red): Classroom 3 and 4 - Russ Leftwich, MD and Elaine Ayres facilitating
  • Breakout 2 (Blue): Classroom 8 - Stan Huff, MD and Susan Matney, RN, PhD facilitating
  • Breakout 3 (Green): Masur Auditorium - Seth Blumenthal and Laura Heerman Langford, RN, PhD facilitating

2:00 - 2:30 pm

Breakout Reports: Attendees will reconvene to hear report outs from breakout groups and provide comments.

2:30 - 3:00 pm


3:00 - 4:00 pm

Plan for Moving Forward: Next steps will be determined based on attendee discussions 

Stan Huff, MD