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September 28, 2017
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) recently announced in a blog post two changes that will be made to the agency's Health IT Certification Program. According to the blog ...
August 04, 2017
As a wake-up call to other health IT vendors, the OIG's senior counsel airs a video in which he calls eClinicalWorks' False Claims Act violation a 'new area of healthcare fraud.'
June 08, 2017
For some health IT experts, the eClinicalWorks' False Claims Act case is about the EHR vendor's lack of interoperability and the failure of meaningful use.
March 30, 2017
President Trump's appointment of former GOP congressman John Fleming, M.D., to a newly created health technology post could portend ONC downsizing and MACRA changes.
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To promote better patient access to their digital health information, EHR certification requirements now include provisions for interoperability and APIs. Continue Reading
Meaningful use Stage 3, some analysts say, will require more software development than the first two. Will your EHR vendor survive the test or go belly-up? Here's what to look for. Continue Reading
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This tip lists certified EHR systems tested by the Drummond Group, one of several organizations that have received ONC approval to test and certify electronic health record software. Continue Reading
The Joint Commission and CCHIT oversee health IT certification now, but the HITECH Act set the stage for some big changes. This FAQ looks at what’s happened -- and what’s next. Continue Reading
The Joint Commission and CCHIT will play major roles as health care organizations qualify for ARRA funding to build electronic health record systems. Continue Reading