USA - November 16 2010 CMS published a proposed rule on November 8, 2010 that would provide additional federal funding for certain Medicaid eligibility determination and enrollment activities under the ACA and update regulations to reflect other Medicaid eligibility and business process changes.
USA - November 15 2010 The ONC will be hosting a free, day-long public roundtable to address the topic of Personal Health Records (PHRs) on December 3, 2010.
USA - October 29 2010 The Governance Workgroup of the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) is seeking comments as it finalizes its recommendations regarding governance mechanisms for the nationwide health information network.
USA - August 31 2010 On August 10 - 12, 2010, the HHS ONC held telephone conferences to further explain and answer questions about the EHR Incentive Program for eligible professionals and hospitals.
USA - July 29 2010 On July 28, 2010, CMS published a final rule to implement the provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 that provide incentive payments to eligible professionals, eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals (CAHs) participating in Medicare and Medicaid programs that adopt and successfully demonstrate meaningful use of certified electronic health record (EHR) technology.