P2 Mobile Logo


Meaningful Use

Meaningful Use: Play or Pay?

To reap the rewards of government incentives in full, practices must fulfill all meaningful use requirements. With this kind of rigor, many docs are wondering if participation is worth it or if they should just take the penalty. 

Meaningful Use


Why is the dropout rate of the EHR Incentive Program getting higher and higher? Experts say there are multiple reasons.

©Monkey Business Images / Shutterstock.com

While the latest rule clarification for CMS on the use of EHRs answers some questions for physicians, there are plenty remaining.

Major developments on ICD-10 and meaningful use are just the latest news out of Washington, D.C., affecting physicians and practices.

©Alex Millos/Shutterstock.com

There are 752 pages covering the changes to Stage 2 of meaningful use and finalizing Stage 3. We’ve whittled that down to five major takeaways.

©Orhan Cam/Shutterstock.com

CMS has released modifications to the meaningful use program. Here's what the changes mean for physician practices.

Two physicians say that Medicare reimbursements not only hurt physicians, but also damage patient relations and care as well.

Close may count in horseshoes and hand grenades, but it won't get you paid if you participate in the EHR incentive program.


Subscribe to Meaningful Use on [sitename]

CME Center

CME Center

Earn CME Credits for reading Physicians Practice articles. Click here to go to our free online CME activities.

By clicking Accept, you agree to become a member of the UBM Medica Community.