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Meaningful Use Education Module, Transitions of Care

From the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, covering "transitions of care" from both a meaningful use and EHR technology certification perspective.

Meaningful Use 2 Resource Center

MU2 attestation still sluggish as deadlines nearMeaningful use 2 attestation continues to be sluggish and some of the top medical societies say it is time that the CMS provide more flexibility to the incentive program.
Providers inch toward MU2, hospitals fall behind
Providers inch toward MU2, hospitals fall behindHalfway through the 2014 reporting year, providers and hospitals are still struggling to achieve meaningful use stage 2.
The meaningful use 2 challenge
The meaningful use 2 challengeAchieving stage 2 attestation requires staff cooperation and help from your EHR vendor.
Does EHR meaningful use lead to better care quality?
Does EHR meaningful use lead to better care quality?A new study casts doubt on whether the billions of dollars spent so far in meeting meaningful use requirements is actually improving patient outcomes.
EHR Best Practices: Making the system work for your practice
EHR Best Practices: Making the system work for your practiceTips to fine-tune your EHR to fit seamlessly into your practice workflow
Meaningful Use audits: Seven strategies to protect your practice
Meaningful Use audits: Seven strategies to protect your practiceThe Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services had doled out more than $19 billion in meaningful use incentive payments. As the agency inches closer to its $27 billion budget, there’s evidence that it’s increasing its auditing activities. Physicians should assume they will be audited, and prepare accordingly.
CMS to give physicians more flexibility to meet Meaningful Use 2, scale back Meaningful Use 3
CMS to give physicians more flexibility to meet Meaningful Use 2, scale back Meaningful Use 3The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced changes to stage 2 and stage 3 of the Meaningful Use (MU) program designed to ease the burden on physicians already coping with many regulatory burdens.
Assessing the payoff from Meaningful Use of EHRs
Assessing the payoff from Meaningful Use of EHRsThe federal government has spent about $5.8 billion through the Meaningful Use program to encourage doctors to buy and use electronic health records in their practices. What have physicians, their patients, and taxpayers gotten for that money so far?
Meaningful Use, stage 2: Ready or not, here it comes
Meaningful Use, stage 2: Ready or not, here it comesPhysicians can begin attesting to the program in 2014, but concerns about vendor preparedness and interoperability remain