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November 10, 2014
CIOs think needed changes to meaningful use may happen with a Republican Congress, but health IT advocates fear trouble with ONC in disarray.
October 02, 2014
How and when will the Flex-IT bill pass? What's up the REBOOT senators' sleeves? We have all the intriguing details from National Health IT Week.
September 30, 2014
At the AHIMA convention, ONC head Karen DeSalvo, M.D., voiced support for meaningful use stage 2, but acknowledged some providers are having trouble.
September 22, 2014
The CHIME VP of Public Policy talks about a meeting his group had with staff of the REBOOT group of Republican senators that has taken aim at meaningful use.
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Stasia Kahn, a physician in the Chicago suburbs, spent 100 hours attesting to meaningful use stage 2 requirements. Many were easy. Some were hard. She feels it was worth the work she invested in it. Continue Reading
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A New Jersey urologist and athenahealth customer negotiates the meaningful use stage 2 attestation maze without undue pain. Continue Reading
Physician EHR incentives for using health IT paved the way for new healthcare trends aimed at improving health and lowering costs. Continue Reading
The use of EHRs is at a crossroads. Providers must choose to self-regulate or wait for another set of government-ordered rules to drop. Continue Reading
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If you're going to HIMSS 2014, the massive program, exhibit hall and events lineup can be daunting. Here's how to make it work. Continue Reading
From rip-and-replace to business as usual, providers differ in this year's EHR upgrades for ICD-10 support, 2014 ONC certification standards. Continue Reading
Some facilities are just now doing an EHR implementation; others are ripping and replacing existing EHRs. Make sure your IT infrastructure is ready. Continue Reading