Meaningful Use

Lawmakers ask HHS to be flexible with MACRA, back calls to delay rollout
Sep 07, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Leaders from the House Ways and Means Committee and the House Energy and Commerce said healthcare providers need more…
Sep 02, 2016 | Mike Miliard
The industry association calls on CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt to focus on the key issues of data sharing and…
Medical groups to Andy Slavitt: Make 90-day reporting official
Aug 22, 2016 | Henry Powderly
Though CMS finalized a 90-day period for 2015, many providers were not able to take advantage of that flexibility…
Aug 11, 2016 | Tom Sullivan
Karen DeSalvo, MD, revealed on Thursday that she is resigning as head of the National Coordinator for Health IT.
Jul 26, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
While most hospitals have contingency plans in place in case something happens…
Jul 25, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
In a continuing dialog with providers on MACRA, Andy Slavitt addressed the American Osteopathic Association at their annual meeting…
AHA finds patient access to medical records higher than ever
Jul 22, 2016 | Bernie Monegain
More than 90 percent of hospitals across the country make patients' medical record available…
Enter MACRA: CMS chief Andy Slavitt says new law lets doctors be doctors
Jul 18, 2016 | Beth Jones Sanborn
If the law doesn't become too complicated, the CMS chief said it will lead to better care and happier doctors.
Providers, physicians earn more under MIPS
Jul 13, 2016 | Susan Morse
A new study by the Brookings Institution claims physicians would earn more in Medicare…
Jul 07, 2016 | Bernie Monegain
CMS is now calling for clinicians, hospitals, and critical access hospitals to use a 90-day EHR reporting period in 2016…