Electronic health record EHR implementation
- 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.
- September 11, 2014
Despite some early confusion because of splintered EHR systems, New Jersey’s CentraState Healthcare System achieves meaningful use stage 2 attestation.
- September 10, 2014
National Health IT Week will be a hotbed of debate as health IT advocates, execs meet with lawmakers on meaningful use changes, costs and benefits, cybersecurity and interoperability.
- June 23, 2014
Wondering which vendors net the most meaningful use attestation incentive checks for their customers? Here's a complex breakdown of CMS data.
- June 19, 2014
On the heels of releasing general data on meaningful use stage 2 attestations, CMS updates data set with vendor specificity.
- June 13, 2014
Those eligible for the EHR Incentive Programs will be able to use 2011 Certified EHR standards as their guide this year if a CMS proposal sticks.
- February 07, 2014
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.
- December 13, 2013
Exclusive interview: Acting National Health IT Coordinator Jacob Reider, M.D., discusses how the ONC decided to delay meaningful use stage 3.
- September 12, 2013
The controversial practice of using EHR copy and paste functions to move text between patient records is drawing compliance-officer scrutiny.
- August 07, 2013
Top federal health IT official Farzad Mostashari, M.D., to move on 'this fall,' but says the agency still 'can do big things.'
- June 19, 2013
Meaningful use leads many providers' health IT initiatives because it pulls in ICD-10 compliance, HIPAA omnibus plans.
- June 18, 2013
Nearly one-third of healthcare facilities are choosing a new EHR vendor only four years into the HITECH Act.
- June 11, 2013
CMS insider Rob Anthony says providers need to start working now to avoid penalties related to meaningful use in 2015. Time is running out.
- May 15, 2013
Small hospitals and physician practices may not feel like innovators, but healthcare innovation can happen anywhere.