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CMS Announces Proposed Stage 2 Meaningful Use Requirements

Posted in Rulemaking

On Thursday, February 23, 2012, CMS announced the proposed Stage 2 requirements for the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (“HER”) Incentive Programs.  See Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, Federal Register.  Under HITECH, eligible health care professionals (“EPs”), eligible hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals (collectively “hospitals”) can qualify for Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments when they… Continue Reading