Use new tip sheets to prepare for Stage 2 of Meaningful Use

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a series of tip sheets to help eligible professionals and hospitals transition to Stage 2 of the Meaningful Use requirements. The tip sheets include an overview of the new rules, comparison tables between Stage 1 and Stage 2, tips on the clinical quality measures, and explanations of the mechanisms of the hardship exceptions and upcoming payment adjustments. Electronic health record vendor Greenway, meanwhile, created a nifty sheet detailing the Stage 2 measures and threshold requirements. The sheet also outlines changes from Stage 1. Website

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