Dave Caldwell, the executive vice president of Certify Data Systems, discusses the new stage 2 meaningful use requirements that were announced at the end of February.
While the new requirements are raising the bar for EHRs, the changes will benefit both patients and providers.
The health industry is still very paper based, but fully implementing health information exchanges will reduce costs to the physician and the health industry. In addition the new generation of patients are have expectations that they will have easy access to information about their care.
Listen to part one below: