CMS published a final rule on October 16, 2015 that specifies criteria that eligible professionals (EPs) must meet in order to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs. The final rule’s provisions encompass the definition of Meaningful Use for 2015...Continue
I recently thought back to a conversation I had many years ago with close colleagues about the health conditions of our parents. High blood pressure and obesity were the top diagnoses affecting our families, but that was 15 years ago when our parents were in...Continue
After much anticipation, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released the final rules for the third stage of the Meaningful Use incentive program and the corresponding certification requirements for EHR vendors.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) currently provide EHR incentive payments to eligible professionals participating in Medicare and Medicaid programs who adopt, implement, upgrade, and demonstrate meaningful use of certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) technology.