Long-Awaited Final Rule on 'Meaningful Use' Strikes Compromise | Markle | Advancing America's Future

Long-Awaited Final Rule on ‘Meaningful Use’ Strikes Compromise

Publication Date: July 15, 2010

Much of the health care community is still sifting through the 864-page final rule CMS released Tuesday describing how health care providers can demonstrate “meaningful use” of electronic health records to qualify for Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments under the 2009 federal stimulus package.

Carol Diamond, Managing Director of Markle, said, “The final rule has added flexibility to encourage providers to participate in this critical effort to improve health, promote efficiency, drive innovation and protect privacy.”
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