Federal mandates, such as Meaningful Use and ICD-10, have brought their own challenges to pediatrics, according to Debbie Rupe, R.N., Clinical Analyst at Shriners Hospitals for Children.
A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association finds that obstacles could hinder physician efforts to meet electronic care coordination criteria in Stage 3 of Meaningful Use.
If your EHR isn't meeting your practice's long-term needs, here is what you should know before shopping around for a new vendor, according to a recent article from Physicians Practice.
Digital health startups often fail due to an inability to integrate with legacy HIT systems--including electronic health records--according to entrepreneur John Sung Kim.
In an interview with FierceHealthIT at the recent College of Healthcare Information Management Executives fall forum in Orlando, Intermountain Healthcare CIO Marc Probst discussed his Health IT Policy Committee efforts, Meaningful Use and his organization's role in the Department of Defense's electronic health record contract.
While often "regulators want to regulate," in the case of the new Meaningful Use rule, opening up an additional comment period is a sign things are moving ahead, ONC's Chief Health Information Officer Michael McCoy said during an event Friday.
Hospital CIOs discussed concerns and areas of priority for the updated Meaningful Use Stage 3/2015 modification rule Thursday morning at the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives forum in Orlando.
The Department of Health and Human Services, at long last, has published its final rule for Meaningful Use, combining the modifications to the incentive program for 2015 through 2017 with Stage 3....
It's already almost time to plan for a new year, and as 2015 heads toward its final stretch, stakeholders in the healthcare industry already are looking at what areas to focus on in 2016.
Though some have championed Meaningful Use as a key tool for driving reform in the healthcare system, its power pales in comparison to that of the increasingly popular Medicare Advantage program.