The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has received nearly 300 public comments on the proposed meaningful use rule, and officials expect a flood of comments as the March 15 deadline nears.

"I'm betting on 10,000 but it depends on what types of letter writing campaigns you folks start," Tony Trenkle, director of the CMS Office of E-Health Standards and Services, said during a presentation at the HIMSS 2010 Conference in Atlanta.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access