Impact Insights

Meaningful Use Stage 3: Summary & Early Impressions

March 24, 2015

On Friday, March 20, 2015 CMS released the highly anticipated proposed rule for Stage 3 of meaningful use.  A few important notes on the following... More

Meaningful Use 2014: Lessons Learned & Looking Ahead

January 22, 2015

Once again, Meaningful Use (MU) is in the news, as it was reported that the Stage 3 proposed rule could be published as soon as... More

Meaningful Use Final Rule

September 3, 2014

On Friday 8/29/14, CMS published the long awaited final rule on MU flexibility in 2014. Unfortunately for many providers, the special reporting options will not... More

Apple, Google, and Patient Engagement

August 5, 2014

It has been an interesting few months for mobile health and patient engagement, as both Apple and Google announced plans to get into (or in... More

Looking at MU Hardship Exceptions in 2014

March 31, 2014

Moving forward, hospitals and eligible professionals (EPs) who fail to achieve meaningful use (MU) in any year will be subject to penalties.  Given that some... More