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Meaningful Use criteria for Eligible Professionals (EPs)


In order to avail government incentives for Meaningful Use program, eligible professionals (EPs) would have to demonstrate that they have been using their electronic health records (EHRs) according to the criteria of meaningful use program. Physicians would have to successfully … Continue reading

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Meaningful Use Deadline Almost Upon Us


Why is the fast approaching October 1, 2014 Meaningful Use (MU) deadline the talk of the healthcare industry? What happens if you do not start reporting by July 1? This article provides a simple breakdown of the situation. MU defines … Continue reading

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Three things to minimize challenges of Meaningful Use


Most physicians are using Electronic Health Records (EHRs) in the country to help them meet regulatory requirements, achieve Meaningful Use and improve quality of care delivered. However, the second objective, Meaningful Use, has been a tricky concept and with the … Continue reading

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Could EHRs be responsible for Meaningful Use dropout rate?


Over the last few months, there have been numerous surveys and analyses done which highlight that the rate for Meaningful Use attestation is dropping sharply. On the other hand, EHR software adoption is continuously on the rise. So there must … Continue reading

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Patient Portals—Much More Than Meaningful Use


Patient portals are a means of qualifying for Meaningful Use. Seamless patient portal technology is a rarity. The transition starts in 2014 for Meaningful Use stage 2. The anxiety among the healthcare providers is valid, since the goal to achieve … Continue reading

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