Information Technology Advisory Council

The Information Technology Advisory Council (ITAC) shall be responsible for advising the CIO and the Secretary of Technology on the planning, budgeting, acquiring, using, disposing, managing, and administering of information technology and to appoint a health information technology standards advisory committee in the commonwealth.  The legislation that created the Council is codified in Code of Virginia § 2.2-2699.5, and the majority of its powers and duties are set forth in Code of Virginia § 2.2-2699.6.

Council Members

ITAC policies

Information Technology Advisory Council Remote Participation Policy - Adopted March 14, 2016

Contact

You can email the Information Technology Advisory Council at: vitacomms@vita.virginia.gov

You can call us at (804) 416-6002 or fax us at (804) 416-6355.

You can send mail to:

VITA Communications Division
Legal and Legislative Services
Information Technology Advisory Council
11751 Meadowville Lane
Chester, VA 23836

Health Information Technology Standards Advisory Committee

The Health Information Technology Standards Advisory Committee (HITSAC) is an advisory committee appointed by the Information Technology Advisory Council (ITAC). HITSAC is tasked with assisting the ITAC in providing advice to the Commonwealth Chief Information Officer on the utilization of nationally recognized technical and data standards for health information technology (IT) systems or software, pursuant to Code of Virginia § 2.2-2699.6 subdivision A5.

HITSAC Committee Charter

COV Health IT Standards

2013 HITSAC Annual Report

2014 HITSAC Annual Report

2017 Committee Members

MemberOrganization
Dr. Christopher Barrett Executive Director and Professor - Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech
James H. Harrison, Jr., MD, PhD Assoc. Professor and Director of Clinical Informatics,
Departments of Public Health Sciences and Pathology,
University of Virginia
Rich Pollack, MS CPHIMS, FHIMSS VP and CIO
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

 

Contact

You can email the Health Information Technology Standards Advisory Committee (HITSAC)  at: vitacomms@vita.virginia.gov

You can call us at (804) 416-6002 or fax us at (804) 416-6355.

You can send mail to:

VITA Communications Division
Legal and Legislative Services
Information Technology Advisory Council
11751 Meadowville Lane
Chester, VA 23836