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Compliance 101: Why Meaningful Use is still meaningful

Gerry Blass (gerry@complyassistant.com) is President and CEO at ComplyAssistant in Iselin, NJ.

Krystyna H. Monticello (kmonticello@oscislaw.com) is a healthcare attorney at Attorneys at Oscislawski LLC in Princeton, NJ.

Is Meaningful Use still relevant today? Since its inception in 2010, the program has evolved to reflect industry-wide uptake in electronic health record (EHR) adoption, technology advances, and close alignment with alternative payment models such as the Quality Payment Program, including the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) established under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA).

Although no longer officially called “Meaningful Use,” the program is still an essential component of any healthcare organization’s pursuit of high-quality, standardized care and the secure dissemination of patient information.

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