This wiki has undergone a migration to Confluence found Here
<meta name="googlebot" content="noindex">

8 June 2018 CQI Conference Call Minutes

From HL7Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Back to CQI Agenda and Minutes Page
Back to CQI Wiki Page

8 June 2018 - CQI Conference Call Meeting Minutes

HL7 Clinical Quality Information Workgroup
Friday, June 8, 2018 – 1-3 PM EDT
Dial in: 770-657-9270 Passcode: 217663
CQI Co-chairs: Patty Craig, Floyd Eisenberg, Juliet Rubini, KP Sethi, Yan Heras
Meeting Chair: Floyd
Meeting Scribe: Yan

8 June 2018 - CQI Conference Call Attendance

Attendee Attendee's Organization Attendee's email Present
Abdul Malik Hi3 Solutions yes
Abrar Salam The Joint Commission
Angela Flanagan Lantana Consulting Group
Ann Phillips NCQA yes
Anne Smith NCQA yes
Ben Ghahhari CMS
Ben Hamlin NCQA
Bo Borgnakke Michigan Shared Services Network
Bob Dieterle Enable Care, LLC
Brett Marquard River Rock Associates
Brian Alper EBSCO
Bryn Rhodes ESAC yes
Chana West ESAC Inc
Claudia Hall Mathematica
Dan Donahue ESAC
Floyd Eisenberg iParsimony, LLC yes
Gay Dolin IMO
Hafsa Subhan The Joint Commission
Humberto Mandirola Biocom
iIkka Kunnamo Duodecim jilkkakunnamo@duodecim.fl
Jamie Lehner PCPI
Jeff Schmitz Health eFilings
Jenny Brush ESAC
Joe Kunisch Memorial Hermann
Joe Quinn Optum
John Damore Diameter Health
Julia Skapik Cognitive Medicine
Juliet Rubini Mathematica
Kanwarpreet Sethi Lantana Consulting Group
Kathleen Connor US Dept of Veterans Affairs
Linda Michaelsen Optum
Lisa Anderson The Joint Commission yes
Lisa Nelson Life Over Time Solutions, LLC
Lizzie Charbonneau Mitre yes
Lorraine Constable HL7 Canada
Luke Osborne MITRE yes
Matthew Tiller ESAC yes
Mike Hunt Experian
Mitra Biglari The Joint Commission
Nick Radov UHC
Pamela Mahan-Rudolph Memorial pamela.mahanrudolph@memorialhermann yes
Patty Craig The Joint Commission
Paul Denning MITRE yes
Ping Jiang The Joint Commission
Rebeccah Baer NCQA
Robert Samples ESAC Inc
Rukma Joshi ESAC Inc
Sam Sayer Mitre yes
Stan Rankins Telligen yes
Sue Kent CCF
Sweta Ladwa ESAC inc yes
Thomson Kuhn ACP yes
Viet Nguyen Strata Metrics
Walter Suarez Kaiser Permanente
Yan Heras Optimum eHealth yes
Yanyan Hu The Joint Commission yes
Zach May ESAC Inc Yes


  • Roll call
    • Moved the agenda item "CQL-based HQMF Ballot Reconciliation" ahead of "HL7 BiDirectional Services eReferrals Project (BSeR)"

  • CQL-based HQMF Ballot Reconciliation - Bryn Rhodes
    • CQL-based HQMF Ballot Reconciliation spreadsheet FINAL
    • The two last remaining comment items #100 and #94 from the last meeting were discussed during this call, dispositions were updated based on the discussion results. Please refer to the linked final ballot reconciliation spreadsheet for the dispositions details.
    • Comment #100:
      • Bryn Rhodes made the motion to approve the disposition. Stan Rankins seconded.
      • 17 approved, 1 abstains, 0 oppose
    • Comment #94:
      • Bryn Rhodes made the motion to approve the disposition. Lizzie Charbonneau seconded.
      • 16 approved, 1 abstains, 0 oppose

  • HL7 BiDirectional Services eReferrals Project (BSeR) BSeR Project Scope Statement - Consideration for CQI as interested party (John Loonsk)
    • Abdul Malik presented the PSS
    • Lisa Anderson made the motion to approve the CQI WG as an interested party to this PSS. Julia Skapik seconded.
    • 13 approved, 0 abstains, 0 oppose

  • Review updates to CQI Mission and Charter
    • Floyd reviewed the updates made to the CQI Mission and Charter document. Detailed updates are shown in the document as tracked changes.
    • No action was taken during this meeting.

  • CQI Project Updates
    • HL7 CDA® Release 2 Implementation Guide: Quality Reporting Document Architecture Category I (QRDA I) Release 1, STU Release 5 - US Realm (PI ID: 210)
      • To support the QDM 5.4 updates, a STU update to the QRDA I STU 5 is anticipated in this July/August time frame. This will be the QRDA I STU 5.1.
    • HL7 CDA® R2 Implementation Guide: Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA III), Release 1 - US Realm (PI ID: 896)
    • HL7 Version 3 Standard: Representation of the Health Quality Measures Format (eMeasure), Release 1 (PI ID: 508)
    • HL7 Version 3 Implementation Guide: Quality Data Model (QDM)-based Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF), Release 1 - US Realm (PI ID: 756)
    • HL7 Version 3 Implementation Guide: Clinical Quality Language (CQL)-based Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF), Release 1 - US Realm (PI ID: 1142)
    • HL7 FHIR® Implementation Guide: Clinical Quality Framework (CQF on FHIR), Release 1 (PI ID: 1234) (Co-Primary with CDS)
      • To accommodate FHIR 4 udpates, a ballot will be prepared for this Sept for Clinical Reasoning
    • HL7 FHIR® Profile: Quality, Release 1 - US Realm (PI ID: 1125)
    • HL7 CDA® R2 Implementation Guide: Supplemental QRDA Clinical Quality Data Sharing User Guide, Release 1 (PI ID: 1215)
    • FHIR IG for Exchange of Data for Quality Measures (PI ID: 1429)
    • Gaps in Care (PI ID: 1427)
  • Co-sponsored Project Updates
    • HL7 Cross-Paradigm Specification: Clinical Quality Language, Release 1 (PI ID: 1108) (CDS Primary, CQI co-sponsor)
    • HL7 Cross-Paradigm Specification: CIMI Logical Models, Release 1 (PI ID: 1253) (CIMI Primary, CQI co-sponsor)
    • HL7 Cross Paradigm Specification: Neutral Mapping Notation, R1 (Project 1237 – FluentPath - Aligning FHIRPath with CQL --- co-sponsoring with CDS, ITS <primary>, FHIR)
    • CrossParadigm IG Medical Device Interoperability (PSS: CrossParadigm_IG_Medical_Device_interoperability.v.4.docx)
    • Composite KNART Investigation (PSS: 1336)
    • CrossParadigm_Storyboard_Artifact_Payer_Value_Based_Care(PSS: 1347)
    • Clinical Decision Support Big Picture Implementation Guide (PI ID: tbd) (Arden Syntax Primary, CQI and CDS co-sponsor)
    • FHIR Public Health Electronic Case Reporting (eCR) (PI ID: tbd) CQI and CDS co-sponsor with CIMI as an interested party)
    • US FHIR Core Updates PSS (PI ID: 1265) (US FHIR Primary, CQI and CDS co-sponsor with CIMI as an interested party)
    • Evidence-Based Medicine on FHIR (CDS sponsor, CQI co-sponsor) EBM on FHIR Project Initiation Tasks (Project ID 1422)

  • Notifications
    • Ballot opens – April 6, 2018 – May 7, 2018
    • WGM – May 12 – 18, 2018 (Cologne, Germany)

Next CQI Workgroup Call: June 15, 2018
Meeting Adjourned: 2:37pm ET