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Jul 1st, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing to rescind a new requirement that the ordering physician or qualified non-physician practitioner (NPP) sign requisitions for all clinical diagnostic laboratory tests paid under the Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule (CLFS). CMS Proposes to Rescind Lab Requisition Sig Requirement was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by ...
Jul 2nd, 2010
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) issued a final rule June 18 to establish a temporary certification program for electronic health record (EHR) technology. The temporary certification program establishes processes that organizations will need to follow to be authorized by the National Coordinator to test and certify EHR technology. The rule ...
Mar 12th, 2010
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for the establishment of two certification programs—one temporary and one permanent—for the purposes of testing and certifying electronic health record (EHR) systems and other health information technology (HIT). ONC Issues NPRM for Health IT Certification was last ...