Privacy and Security Workgroup

The Privacy and Security Workgroup will provide input and make recommendations on policy issues and opportunities to ensure that information captured and exchanged electronically is protected and shared consistent with consumer needs and expectations.  The Workgroup will proactively identify topics for recommendations and be responsive to other workgroups to address privacy and security issues that are critical to workgroup deliberations. Examples of issues to be considered include, but are not limited to, topics to address interoperability goals/challenges and Big Data and privacy in healthcare.

Member List


Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP


Florida State House of Representatives
Kloss Strategic Advisors, Ltd.
Dartmouth College
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
PatientPoint Enterprise
Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative
Sage Bionetworks

Ex Officios

Federal Trade Commission
NIH Office of Science Policy
Veterans Health Administration
Veterans Health Administration
Federal Trade Commission
Food and Drug Administration
Food and Drug Administration
Office for Civil Rights-Health and Human Services
Social Security Administration

Staff Leads

Office of the National Coordinator-Health and Human Services