In CMS
May 31st, 2011
To help providers get a better grip on “ meaningful use” requirements for electronic health records (EHRs), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted frequently asked questions (FAQs) and responses on its website. Questions address a host of issues, from how to determine if your EHR system is certified, to details about ...
Aug 27th, 2010
Core Clinical Quality Measures for Eligible Physicians (EPs) To demonstrate meaningful use of electronic health records (EHRs) under the Final Rule, EPs must report six clinical quality measures. Of these, three are “core” quality measures, which include: Hypertension: Blood Pressure Measurement Preventive Care and Screening Measure Pair: a. Tobacco Use Assessment b. Tobacco Cessation Intervention ...