ONC Releases Final EHR Guidelines

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) on Thursday released a new final rule for electronic health records (EHRs), which increases the flexibility of the 2014 edition of certification and adds some criteria initially proposed in the 2015 voluntary EHR certification criteria now abandoned by the ONC. Although it believes that many of the… Continue Reading

DrChrono.com University: Meeting Meaningful Use 101

At the advent of medicine, illness was attributed to witchcraft, demons, the stars, the planets, or the will of the gods. These days, we are soon to find ourselves, as physicians, under the will of the EHR. It is clear that the Electronic Health Record (EHR) is a revolutionary tool that will, and already has,… Continue Reading