Stage 2 Eligible Professional Meaningful Use Core Measures: Summary of Care (Measure 15 of 17)

This document discusses meaningful use core measures for eligible professionals who must provide a summary of care whenever the care of the patient is transferred to another provider.  Eligible professionals must provide a patient’s summary of care whenever the care has been transitioned for 50% or more transitions made by the eligible professional.  For the above measure 10% of the transitions must be transmitted electronically to the new provider.  The attestation requirements as well as the standards and certifications will be determined at a later date by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.