Health IT Standards Committee

The prior Health IT Standards Committee has been replaced by the Health IT Advisory Committee.

The Health IT Standards Committee (HITSC) was charged with making recommendations to the National Coordinator for Health IT on standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria for the electronic exchange and use of health information. The Health IT Standards Committee focuses on the recommendations developed by the Health IT Policy Committee.

Meeting Archive

To obtain materials for meetings prior to January 2018, please visit the archives at and create an account. If you have any questions, please contact

Previous Workgroups

Health IT Standards Workgroups


View the Health IT Standards Committee's recommendations to the National Coordinator for Health IT.


The Health IT Standards Committee's membership reflected a broad range of stakeholders, including providers, ancillary healthcare workers, consumers, purchasers, health plans, technology vendors, researchers, relevant federal agencies, and individuals with technical expertise on health care quality, privacy and security, and on the electronic exchange and use of health information.

Member List


  • Lisa Gallagher
    PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services LLC
  • Arien Malec
    Change Healthcare*
  • Members

  • Jitin Asnaani
    Executive Director
    CommonWell Health Alliance
  • Rajesh Dash
    Duke University Medical Center
  • Floyd Eisenberg
    iParsimony, LLC
  • Richard Elmore
  • Kay Eron
    Intel Corporation
  • Leslie Kelly Hall
  • Kevin B. Johnson
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor and Chair of Biomedical Informatics, Professor of Pediatrics
  • Peter Johnson
  • Angela Kennedy
    Louisiana Tech University
  • Anne LeMaistre
    Ascension Health
  • Josh Mandel
    Harvard Medical School
  • Kyle Meadors
    Chart Lux Consulting
  • Kim Nolen
    Pfizer, Inc.
  • Dale Nordenberg
    Novasano Health and Science
  • Terrence O'Malley
    Partners HealthCare
  • Wanmei Ou
  • Eric Rose
    Intelligent Medical Objects
  • Patricia Sengstack
    Chief Nursing Informatics Officer
    Bon Secours Health System, INC.,
  • Andrew Wiesenthal
    Deloitte Consulting, LLP
  • Larry Wolf
    Strategic Health Network
  • Steve Brown
    Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Lorraine Doo
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Nancy J. Orvis
    Defense Health Agency
  • Ram Sriram
    National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Jon White
    Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
  • Content last reviewed on January 8, 2020
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