Friday, January 7, 2011

Health IT Policy Committee Creates PCAST Report Workgroup

The HIT Policy Committee has created a new workgroup to discuss the recently released President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) report on health IT, “Realizing the Full Potential of Health Information Technology to Improve Healthcare for Americans: The Path Forward.” The newly organized PCAST Report Workgroup held its inaugural call January 7, 2010.
Member List:
  • Paul Egerman, Chair
  • William Stead, Vice Chair, Vanderbilt University
  • Dixie Baker, SAIC
  • Hunt Blair, Vermont HIE
  • Tim Elwell, Misys Open Source
  • Carl A. Gunter, University of Illinois
  • John Halamka, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, HMS
  • Leslie Harris, Center for Democracy & Technology
  • Stan Huff, Intermountain
  • Robert Kahn
  • Gary Marchionini, University of North Carolina
  • Stephen Ondra, Office of Science & Technology Policy
  • Jonathan Perlin, Hospital Corporation of America
  • Richard Platt, Harvard Medical School
  • Wes Rishel, Gartner
  • Marc Rothstein
  • Steve Stack, American Medical Association
  • Eileen Twiggs, Planned Parenthood