Health IT Policy Committee Seeks NominationsAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) sent this bulletin at 01/17/2014 02:47 PM EST
Health IT Policy Committee Seeks Nominations
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is seeking nominations to fill the following positions on the Health IT Policy committee:
- Patient/Consumer advocate
- Vulnerable populations representative
- Information technology vendor representative
Nominations must be submitted to GAO by January 24, 2014. Please refer to the attached federal register notice for more details.
The Health IT Policy Committee members are appointed in the following manner: 3 individuals appointed by the Secretary of HHS, 4 members appointed by Congress, 13 members appointed by the Comptroller General of the United States and other federal members appointed by the President. This vacancy is occurring under the Comptroller General’s appointing authority.