Weekly Nephrology/Health IT News Roundup: April 29, 2011

Nephrologists in Accountable Care Organizations—Do They Have a Role? A video by Jeffrey S. Berns, MD, Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services attempts to answer this question.   Calculator Grades Meaningful Use Before Attestation The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services now is offering a “Meaningful Use Attestation Calculator” […]

Meaningful Use Attestation Arrives (Really)

Attestation for Meaningful Use opened on April 18. Learn about the author’s experience with this phase of the CMS EHR incentive program.

Weekly Nephrology/Health IT News Roundup: April 22, 2011

CMS: Let the Meaningful Use Attestation Begin The launch of the online attestation system on April 18 marks the beginning of activities that will result in payments under the CMS Medicare EHR Incentive Program for physicians and hospitals that qualify.   CMS Gives Attestation Insights Attestation for Medicare’s electronic health records meaningful use incentive program […]