Meaningful Use Audits - CMS utilizing its statutory authority under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) will audit providers for the meaningful use of Electronic Medical Records as per the criteria outlined in the stage 1 objectives.
physicians who begin “meaningful use” of an EHR in 2011, the first year payment incentives will be available with greater incentives. Deploying an Electronic Health Record (EHR) does not qualify for program incentives.
ONC: Meaningful Use Stage 2 delay not likely - Changes to Stage 2 of Meaningful Use are unlikely, according to Jodi Daniel, director of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's Office of Policy Planning. #hospitals #meaningfuluse #EHR #EMR #penalty #patients #staff #CMS #layoffs #closing - www.healthcoverageally.com