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Latest Meaningful Use Numbers – What they Mean for You and Me

UPDATE 5/21: Just hours after this blog post was posted, CMS and ONC released a proposed rule addressing some of my concerns.  Click here to access HIMSS’ fact sheet on the proposed rule that would change the meaningful use stage timeline … Continue reading

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Stage 2 Extension Leaves 2014 Timeline Unaddressed

On Friday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT released a joint blog post from Rob Tagalicod of CMS and Jacob Reider of ONC, revealing an updated timeline for Meaningful … Continue reading

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HIMSS is Recommending an Extension of the Stage 2 Timeline. Here’s Why.

As we gear up for the start of Meaningful Use Stage 2 in a few weeks, HIMSS has been working with our members and listening to the public dialogue on the challenges and opportunities that Meaningful Use Stage 2 adds … Continue reading

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Tavenner Message at HIMSS13 Adds Clarity; Outlines Path Ahead

The public policy discussion at HIMSS13 last week had the variety and flavor of a great New Orleans Gumbo!  One of the most significant presentations I witnessed was Acting CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner’s session on Wednesday morning.

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HIMSS Statement on Release of Meaningful Use Stage 2

UPDATE 2-24-12: This afternoon, ONC released the proposed rule for “Health Information Technology: Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology, 2014 Edition; Revisions to the Permanent Certification Program for Health Information Technology.” HIMSS released the following statement today … Continue reading

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