ONC releases new primer on certification criteria for Meaningful Use Stage 2

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT has released a new primer on the 2014 Edition of the certification criteria for electronic health records under Stage 2 of the Meaningful Use program. The primer provides an overview of the new certification requirements and compares the 2014 Edition to the current 2011 Edition. The materials also detail how to prepare for the objectives and clinical quality measures, and outline timing and penalty concerns. Website

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