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Meaningful Use Will Likely End in 2016, CMS Chief Says

New regulations aimed at value-based payment models demand a more streamlined regulatory approach, acting administrator tells audience at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference. The meaningful use program is on the cusp of major changes, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead in 2016 for Healthcare?

Is 2016 the year meaningful use’s omnipresence begins to dissipate within the industry? Most industry experts agree Stage 1 Meaningful Use was successful in that adoption rates soared, thanks to “achievable standards,” according to a blog written by Dr. Robert Wachter, a professor … Continue reading

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Hospital Falsely Attested to MU for Cash

The former chief financial officer of a Texas hospital was recently indicted for wrongly claiming nearly $1 million in federal electronic health record incentives. Joe White, former CFO of now-closed Shelby Regional Medical Center in Center, Texas, was charged with … Continue reading

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