SPOTLIGHT: Disappointed with meaningful use

Hospital Impact guest editor Joseph Ingemi admits to being disappointed in the Meaningful Use Regulations (45 CFR Part 170) because of the high cost of compliance. He says that the regulators themselves admit to the favoritism showed to larger software developers. The irony, he adds, is that we hear a lot from Washington, D.C., about growing small businesses, but here a regulation has been developed that strikes a blow to those very small businesses that need help. To that end, he went to and submitted some feedback. Blog post

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