After my blog post in September, “Putting Six Months of Meaningful Use Stage 2 Data to Use,” I heard from providers asking show their particular specialty can meet the Preventive Care Reminders measure of Meaningful Use Stage 2. For primary care providers, meeting this measure seems like a slam dunk. There are endless opportunities to send patients a care-related reminder, from evidence-based preventive health clinical care guidelines — such as vaccines and annual wellness visits — to an array of general health and wellness activities, like those related to nutrition and fitness.
But for specialists, meeting this … Read more
October 29, 2014