Name: ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance (C&M) Committee meeting.
Time and Date: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., March 22-23, 2007.
Place: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Auditorium, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland.
Status: Open to the public.
Purpose: The C&M meeting is a public forum for the presentation of proposed modifications to the International Classification of Diseases, Ninth-Revision, Clinical Modification.
Matters to be Discussed: Tentative agenda items include:
Migraines and other headache syndromes
Hormone therapy for breast cancer
Penicillin resistant infections
Central line infections
Plateau iris syndrome and pingueculitis
Secondary diabetes mellitus
Malignant pleural effusion
Intraoperative electron radiation therapy
Intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring
Procedures on vena cava
STARR procedure for males
Oversewing of the atrial appendage
Transjugular biopsy of liver
Total disc replacement
Motion preserving technologies
ICD-10 procedure coding system (PCS update)
Contact Person for Additional Information: Amy Blum, Medical Systems Specialist, Classifications and Public Health Data Standards Staff, NCHS, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2402, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, e-mail email@example.com, telephone 301-458-4106 (diagnosis), Mady Hue, Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Acute Care, CMS, 7500 Security Blvd., Baltimore, Maryland 21244, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 410-786-4510 (procedures).
Notice: Because of increased security requirements, CMS has instituted stringent procedures for entrance into the building by non-government employees. Persons without a government I.D. will need to show an official form of picture I.D., (such as a drivers license), and sign-in at the security desk upon entering the building.
Those who wish to attend a specific ICD-9-CM C&M meeting in the CMS auditorium must submit their name and organization for addition to the meeting visitor list. Those wishing to attend the March 22-23, 2007 meeting must submit their name and organization by March 14, 2007 for inclusion on the visitor list. This visitor list will be maintained at the front desk of the CMS building and used by the guards to admit visitors to the meeting. Those who attended previous ICD-9-CM C&M meetings will no longer be automatically added to the visitor list. You must request inclusion of your name prior to each meeting you attend.
Register to attend the meeting online at: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/apps/events/.
Notice: This is a public meeting. However, because of fire code requirements, should the number of attendants meet the capacity of the room, the meeting will be closed.
The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, for both CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.Start Signature
Dated: February 26, 2007.
Elaine L. Baker,
Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. E7-3660 Filed 3-1-07; 8:45 am]
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