2014 Meaningful Use: Is Your Vendor Ready?

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Over $16 billion has been paid out to eligible hospitals and providers through the EHR Incentive Programs. If the previous two years are any indication, many more attestations will roll in through the end of the year/beginning of next year as providers complete their 2013 reporting.

The steady stream of attestations and meaningful use incentives could see a sharp drop-off during 2014, however. As stated in the final rule for stage 2 of meaningful use, all practices must use a 2014-edition certified EHR in order to qualify for incentive payments, whether they are on stage 1 or stage 2.

However, very few EHR vendors have re-certified under the more stringent 2014 certification requirements. As of this month, only 27 companies have achieved full 2014 ambulatory certification, representing 53 products. Another 92 companies have achieved modular 2014 certification, representing 165 products.

Compare that to over 1,000 vendors and 3,000 EHR products that are certified under the current 2011 requirements. Continue reading: 2014 Meaningful Use: Is Your Vendor Ready?

ChartLogic, Inc. – One of First EHR Providers to Receive ONC-ATCB Ehr Certification

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Salt Lake City, UT – September 30, 2010—ChartLogic, Inc. (www.chartlogic.com), a leading provider of Electronic Health Records (EHR) to physician practices since 1994, was one of the first vendors to receive EHR certification, Wednesday, September 29 by the Drummond Group, Inc. (DGI). DGI is one of three Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies (ATCB) accredited by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC). ChartLogic’s EHR certification is a critical milestone for its physician practice clientele who now have the assurance that ChartLogic’s products will support achievement of meaningful use objectives. *

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