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CMS to host March 12 call on Stage 2 'meaningful use' requirements

March 6, 2012

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will host a March 12 conference call on its proposed requirements for Stage 2 "meaningful use" of electronic health records. CMS last month released a proposed rule defining meaningful use of EHRs for Stage 2 of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs, which CMS proposes begin Oct. 1, 2013 for eligible hospitals and critical access hospitals. For details on the call and to register, click here. For more on the proposed rule, members can access an AHA Special Bulletin at www.aha.org/bulletins.