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Update: HERC Evidence-based Guidelines Subcommittee meets by webinar April 2 - 03/19/20

March 19, 2020

Contact: Daphne Peck, 503-373-1985, c.info@dhsoha.state.or.us">herc.info@dhsoha.state.or.us (meeting information or accommodation)

What: A public meeting of the Health Evidence Review Commission’s Evidence-based Guidelines Subcommittee. This is an update of a meeting notice posted March 6.

When: April 2, 2-5 p.m.

Where: Online only. The public may attend by webinar or via a listen-only conference line by calling 888-204-5984, access code 801373. Public comment will be taken by phone, arranged at least 48 hours before the meeting by contacting c.info@dhsoha.state.or.us">herc.info@dhsoha.state.or.us. Written comments will be accepted until noon on Tuesday, March 31.

Webinar registration link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/9149500647798347021

Agenda: Review of public comments on the draft coverage guidance on Planned Out-of-Hospital Birth (topic blog); review of a new evidence-based report: Multicomponent Interventions to Improve Screening for Breast, Cervical or Colorectal Cancer (sources); new topics for 2020-2021.

For more information about the meeting, visit the committee’s website at https://www.oregon.gov/oha/HPA/DSI-HERC/Pages/Meetings-Public.aspx. The meeting agenda and materials will be available one week before the meeting.

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