AHA says meaningful use rule doesn't go far enough

Freeman, Greg
September 2010
Healthcare Risk Management;Sep2010, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p100
The article discusses the concerns of the American Hospital Association (AHA) regarding the requirements put in place by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding EHRs and the implementation of Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) in hospitals.


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