Measures are focused on more rigorous health information exchange (HIE)
Additional requirements for e-prescribing and incorporating lab results
Electronic transmission of patient care summaries across multiple settings
Increased patient and family engagement
No matter when a provider decides to start attesting to being a “meaningful user” he/she
must always start with Stage 1 criteria, meeting lower thresholds
for the first two years.
After the first two years he/she must achieve Stage 2 criteria/attestation.
TriMed EHR Tools for Meaningful Use