When: Friday, March 30, 2007, 8:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
What: Meeting of the State Alliance, a state-led effort to develop real-world solutions and model practices for addressing state-level barriers to widespread adoption of health information technology and challenges to interoperable health information exchange. The general public is invited to “listen in” on the discussions in person or via the Internet. Please note that there will be limited seating for in person attendance at the meeting, up to 120 public attendees on a first come fist serve basis. A photo I.D. is required to attend the meeting in person. The public will have the opportunity to provide comments at the end of the meeting.
Webcast: A webcast of the meeting will be available on and after March 30, 2007 at: http://www.tvworldwide.com/events/nga/070330/.
Where: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Regency AB, Ballroom Level, 2799 Jefferson Highway, Arlington, VA 22202
How: 703.418.1234 If you have special needs for the meeting, please contact (202) 624-5347. Please visit http://www.nga.org/center/ehealth for additional information on the State Alliance.
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