CMS Issues Final Rule on EHR Certification Flexibility, MU Stage 2 Extension, and MU Stage 3 Timeline

What changed with the CMS Final Rule on Meaningful Use Flexibility? [quick visual summary]

A short cometary and visual guide to what changed has been provided by John Lynn. @ehrandhit  These two charts do a good job of showing the new “flexibility” in the CMS final rule on Meaningful Use.

CMS Issues Final Rule on EHR Certification Flexibility, MU Stage 2 Extension, and MU Stage 3 TimelineAlso the Meaningful Use updated timeline:

CMS Issues Final Rule on EHR Certification Flexibility, MU Stage 2 Extension, and MU Stage 3 Timeline

Read all of John Lynn’s comments here:

I can’t figure out what government process leads to final rules being regularly published at the end of the day on Friday. I know that Neil Versel from Meaningful Health IT News has hypothesized that they release it late on Friday when they want to bury the news. Maybe […]