Eligible professionals who did not choose to register for Stage 1 of the Meaningful Use Incentive program in 2011, may still do so in 2012. Some parameters and requirements are changed in the Stage 2 Final Rule, Updates and further information will be provided here in the HIMSS Meaningful Use OneSource.
Meaningful Use Stage 1 Final Rule (2011 Edition)
Stage 1 Rule
This is a PDF of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs final rule, published in the federal register.
Allscripts has bookmarked the final rules for the HER Incentive program, the standards for Stage One of Meaningful Use, and the Permanent Certification Program.
Meaningful Use Criteria
The power point gives an overview of the meaningful use final rules.
Guidelines, Tools, and Templates
This document is a registration user guide for Medicaid eligible professionals.
Medical professionals face many challenges in keeping up with health IT. HIMSS has developed some suggestions for selecting an EHR/EMR vendor.