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Census Bureau News -- Media Advisory -- Census Bureau and National Center for Health Statistics to Host Technical Meeting on Federal Health Insurance Statistics Methodology (resend)

WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the U.S. Census Bureau:


What:        The U.S. Census Bureau and the National Center for Health Statistics will host "Federal Statistics on Health Insurance Coverage: Technical Meeting on Methods Used in Household Surveys."

When:       Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 
                 10 a.m. - noon (EDT)

Who:         U.S. Census Bureau:
                 John H. Thompson, director 
                 Victoria Velkoff, division chief, Social, Economic and Housing Statistics Division 
                 Jennifer Cheeseman Day, assistant division chief for employment characteristics, Social, Economic and Housing Statistics Division            

                 National Center for Health Statistics:
                 Charles Rothwell, director 
                 Jennifer Madans, associate director 
                 Stephen Blumberg, associate director for science, Division of Health Interview Statistics

                 Gary Claxton, Kaiser Family Foundation 
                 Michael O'Grady, O'Grady Health Policy, LLC

Where:      The George Washington University 
                 City View Room
                 Elliott School of International Affairs Building
                 George Washington University
                 1957 E Street, NW 
                 Washington, DC 20052 
                 Map to George Washington University

Remote Access:   The event will be broadcast live on the Census Bureau's Ustream channel:

Viewers may ask questions by dialing in.

Dial-in number: 800-857-4620

Participant passcode: CENCHS

Note: Stay on the line until operator asks for the passcode. Do not key in passcode.

RSVP:  If you plan to join us in person, please RSVP by noon on Friday, Aug. 15 to [email protected].

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e-mail: [email protected]   

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SOURCE U.S. Census Bureau

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