Tag: ONC

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...

DrChrono.com University: Meeting Meaningful Use 101, A Review of the Core Set

Here DrChrono.com University will discuss the specific Meaningful Use Criteria as it applies to both the Core Set and the Menu Set. The Core Set comprises 15 required criteria, and the Menu Set represents a menu of 10 criteria of which any 5 the physician may choose. Demonstrating meaningful...

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...