Peter Basch, M.D., Chair (chosen by Task Force)
Appointed by Governor: Thomas E. Allen, M.D.; Stephanie J. Amey, R.N.; Peter Basch, M.D.; Beverly A. Collins, M.D.; Rex W. Cowdry, M.D.; Jimmie J. Drummond, Jr., M.D.; John A. Eichensehr; Michael R. Flores; Paul R. Fowler, D.O., J.D.; Mary E. Hendler; Aubrey L. Knight, M.D.; Carey O. Leverett; Thomas L. Lewis, M.D.; Gina McKnight-Smith, PharmD.; Susan K. Newbold, R.N.; Victor M. Plavner, M.D.; Kevin J. Sexton; Angelo C. Voxakis; James B. Wieland, Esq.; Kenneth P. Yale, D.D.S., J.D.
Appointed by Senate President: one vacancy
Appointed by House Speaker: Shane E. Pendergrass
Ex officio: Jack Schwartz, designee of Attorney General; David R. Gens, M.D., designee of Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Barbara Cook, M.D., designee of Dean, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Dorothy A. Snow, M.D., designee of Director, Veterans Administration (VA) Maryland Health Care System.
Contact: P. David Sharp, Ph.D.
c/o Maryland Health Care Commission
Dept. of Health & Mental Hygiene
4201 Patterson Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215 - 2299
The Task Force to Study Electronic Health Records formed in December 2005 (Chapter 291, Acts of 2005). The Task Force is to study electronic health records and the expansion of their use throughout Maryland, including the impact and costs of electronic transfers, electronic prescriptions, and computerized physician order entries, as well as their effect on school health records, and patient safety.
Authorization for the Task Force expires on December 31, 2007 (Chapter 291, Acts of 2005).
July 6, 2007
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