Meaningful Use (MU) is a concept that came out of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs and a patient’s view of meaningful use is difficult to find. Through carrots (incentive Continue Reading….
A graphic entitled U.S. Health Care Ranks Last Among Wealthy Nations summarizing a study by The Commonwealth Fund caught my eye recently. It compared 11 developed nations on health care quality, access, efficiency, Continue Reading….
It has been 4+ years since I first embraced my Electronic Health Records (via (EHR) patient portals). In this time, I have seen long overdue digital age progress come to the healthcare Continue Reading….
The year 2015 was a big year for the Meaningful Use program (Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs). It was the year when the Meaningful Use program unofficially became Meaningful Use: Continue Reading….
Introduction The Meaningful Use program that was supposed to bring us shareable electronic health records for improved coordination of care, reduced health costs and improved health outcomes is winding down Continue Reading….