In part 1, we discussed just what is meant by a meaningful user and in part 2 we touched briefly on some of the changes made in the meaningful use rules from the proposed rules to the final rules. Whereas initially there was an 80% threshold that had to be met for pretty much every objective, after much discussion and consideration, CMS agreed that for some of these measures that was too high a bar to jump.
Here is a nice summary of the final rules thresholds for each of the meaningful use objectives and measures. Thanks to Robin Raiford, RN, from the HIMSS Legislation and Regulation Review Task Force, for providing us with this great resource.
It’s too detailed to see clearly on the website so….
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