MEANINGFUL USE: Group Practice Execs, Family Docs Urge Changes to Meaningful Use Program
The Medical Group Management Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians have issued separate calls for changes in the meaningful use program. MGMA is calling for physicians successfully completing Stage 1 of the electronic health records meaningful use program to not face financial penalties for failure to meet the requirements of Stage 2. And the family physicians group is urging an extension of the compliance time frame.
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