Meaningful Use Description

Report: Outcome Health employees misled advertisers

A report from the Wall Street Journal found that the Chicago-based company supplied inflated metrics and inaccurate reports, which may have boosted sales.

Former Cleveland Innovation exec faces prison in $2.7 million scam

Gary Fingerhut may get up to four years in federal prison for the scheme.

Little-noticed Stage 3 meaningful use rule could pose big challenges for hospitals

The high threshold for patient engagement in 2019 will probably be amended in future rulemakings, but one MU expert says it highlights the limited utility of patient portals.

Canadian Cerner install under investigation again, but mishaps go deeper than the tech

While the president of the Nanaimo Medical Staff Association says the issues plaguing the IHealth EHR rollout aren’t unique to Cerner, a rushed deployment and lack of provider input have left the IHealth system riddled with issues.

Court cuts Tata Consultancy Services fine in Epic trade secret case in half

EHR giant Epic will receive $480 million, a move to conform with state law.

Regenerative medicine, gene editing markets are growing

21st Century Cures Act is helping drive expansion in the cellular therapies, with the field valued at $25 billion.

List: 29 new products added to ONC's 2015 Certified Health IT database

Epic, Cerner, athenahealth, Allscripts have all certified modules for meaningful use since mid-July.

EHR password sharing rampant among hospital staffs, study says

Of medical residents polled, all of them had shared authorized credentials at one time or another.

FDA announces pre-certification pilot program for Apple, Fitbit, Samsung, Verily and others

Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb named nine groups from tech, device manufacturers for the program at the AdvaMed MedTech Conference on Tuesday.

Oct. 1 deadline looming for EHR hardship exemption

Physicians transitioning to MIPS and hospitals going for meaningful use can avoid penalty.