Healthcare News & Insights

Will Stage 3 finally fix hospitals’ meaningful use issues?

Many providers are choosing to give up on trying to attest to Stage 2 of the meaningful use program. But they may have more luck in the newly proposed Stage 3. 

Making progress under the new ‘meaningful use’ rules

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new rules about its meaningful use program — and they should bring some relief to healthcare providers trying to earn incentives. 

How do hospitals fare with EHR adoption?

Hospitals have come a long way toward adopting electronic health records (EHR) systems, but there’s still progress to be made, according to the results of a new study.

4 hospitals’ success with meeting Stage 2 Meaningful Use criteria

So far, not many hospitals or providers have met all the criteria for Stage 2 of the Meaningful Use program. If your facility is one of them, here are some tools and methods other hospitals have used to accomplish implementation. 

Health IT issues that have hospital executives on edge

Modern Healthcare polled 252 healthcare executives between Nov. 13, 2013 and Jan. 20, 2014 for its 24th annual survey of key health IT issues. What are executives most concerned about right now?