HIMSS is urging its members to contact their representatives in Congress now and ask them to support legislation to mandate a 90-day reporting period for electronic health records meaningful use in 2015.

Lawmakers have begun the “lame-duck” session, trying to wrap up work on legislation before adjournment of the 113th Congress. Any bills not approved by the House and Senate when Congress formally adjourns on January 3 will die and must be reintroduced in the new 114th Congress.

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