Stage 2 Eligible Professional Meaningful Use Core Measures: Preventative Care (Measure 12 of 17)

This document discusses meaningful use core measures for eligible professionals to have an electronic health record (EHR) with the capability to identify patients that require preventative/follow-up care reminders.  Eligible professionals must send reminders for preventative/follow-up care to 10% of all patients that have had two or more office visit within a 24 month period.  It states the attestation requirements as well as definitions that must be met for this measure/objective.  Certification criteria are also discussed in the document.