NCVHS


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NCVHS

(National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics) See healthcare IT.
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The NCVHS is the public advisory body to the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
The NCVHS is the advisory body to the Department of Health and Human Services on health data, statistics and national health information policy.
As the NCVHS observed, having similar functional information across care settings will maximize the utility of the information for such purposes as evaluating health care system performance and setting funding priorities.
NCVHS said it wants to see a final rule in place by Oct.
Prophet indicates that ICD-10 meets the characteristics of a procedural coding system as outlined by NCVHS as well as requirements of HIPAA for a standard code set.
NCVHS also recommended CAQH CORE as the authoring entity for operating rules for non-retail pharmacy-related eligibility and claim status transactions.
Leading P&C Clearinghouse's NCVHS Testimony Calls for Relevant X12 Standards, Cautions Against Overly Broad HIPAA Applicability
Broadly defining functional status as the daily activities in which one engages as well as one's participation in life situations and society, the NCVHS subcommittee on populations recommended the use of a uniform code set and classification system for concepts within the domain of functional status.
NCVHS also urges HHS to make the rules applicable to any person or entity handling the protected health information.
The NCVHS invited HBMA to participate in the hearings alongside other industry participants and authors of standards and operating rules.
NCVHS is the committee charged with providing input to Health and Human Services (HHS) on making HIPAA standards applicable to Property and Casualty industry payers, specifically workers' compensation and auto medical insurance.
Welcomes Endorsement by ASC X12 for NCVHS to Recommend NCPDP as Operating Rule Entity for Healthcare Industry under PPACA