2014 Meaningful Use Revision Final Rule Clinical Quality Measures Fact Sheet

As of the beginning of 2014, all EPs and EHs seeking to become “Meaningful Users” under the CMS EHR Incentive Program (Meaningful Use) are required to select and report on clinical quality measures (CQMs) from the menu sets adopted in the Stage 2 Final Rule and published on the CMS eCQM Library. On May 20th CMS & ONC collaborated to publish a revision to Meaningful Use Stage 2, including the following proposed changes in CQM reporting requirements.

If a provider elects to use a combination of 2011 CEHRT and 2014 CEHRT and chooses to attest to the 2014 Stage 1 objectives and measures or the Stage 2 objectives and measures:

EHs and EPs required to submit CQMs as determined for CQM reporting for 2014 in the Stage 2 final rule (See HIMSS Fact Sheet for EP Stage 2 CQM Reporting and EH Stage 2 CQM Reporting).