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Seth Flam, DO

Lead Blogger: Seth Flam, DO

Dr. Flam is one of the founders of HealthFusion and serves as the company's CEO and President. He is board certified in Family Practice and is one of the creative forces behind MediTouch EHR.

Meaningful Use Stage 3 Proposed Rule Expected to be Published in February

Are you ready for a full year of Meaningful Use?
The Meaningful Use Stage 3 proposed rule is expected to be published in February, after the final step of review by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), which is currently underway. In 2014 many EHR vendors missed the mark in terms of achieving 2014 Meaningful Use certification, so special attention is being paid to vendor readiness for 2015. The proposed rule indicates that CMS will coordinate with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) to ensure that EHR certification criteria and certified EHR technology will be in place when Stage 3 […] Continue Reading

EHR News and Healthcare IT Updates from Around the Web — Week of June 15, 2012

Another slow news week in the world of Healthcare IT, but there is some potentially serious EHR news to which all providers should pay attention. EHR and EMR Software Is Widely Used, But Many Vendors Fail to Meet Meaningful Use Measures MediTouch EHR® users need not worry; MediTouch® was one of the first EHR/EMR vendors in the nation to be fully certified for all Meaningful Use measures, and our providers have been successfully attesting to Meaningful Use for some time. However, for many providers in California using alternative EHR/EMR vendor software this […] Continue Reading