The ONC Health IT Policy Committee has published a proposed list of Stage 2 Meaningful Use Objectives. This overview compares the proposal with today’s Stage 1 Objectives.
Three States Take Lead in EHR Incentive Program The federal funding tap is open, and Electronic Health Record Incentive Program dollars are flowing, at least to qualified participants on the state-administered Medicaid side. Oklahoma, Kentucky and Louisiana issued the first checks in January, even though none of those states had been projected as early adopters [...]
An in-depth review of three of the five core measures with a threshold of 50% that must be cleared to demonstrate meaningful use: demographics, vital signs and tobacco use.