Key Issues

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EHR/Technology

CMS Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentives
CMS e-Prescribing Incentives Fact Sheet
ONC Certified HIT Product List
Georgia DCH Medicaid EHR Incentives Program
Georgia Health Information Technology Extension Center (GA-HITEC)
MAG EHR White Paper
Academic medical journals available for the iPad
AMA HIPAA toolkit
AMA: Summary of Stage 2 Final Rule
AMA: Summary table of Stage 2 Final Rule
Blog post: Business reasons to get compliant with HIPAA
CMS EHR Incentive Programs Listserv
Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT)
CMS 'eHealth Interactive Timeline' tool
CMS EHR implementation steps: Is your practice ready?
CMS EHR Incentives FAQ
CMS Interactive Eligibility Tool for Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentives
DEA/e-prescribing
Federation of State Medical Boards "Model Policy Guidelines for the Appropriate Use of Social Media and Social Networking in Medical Practice"
Free EMR/Medical Software Selection Kit
Georgia Partnership for Telehealth
HealthIT.gov “All Things” Meaningful Use Stage 2
HealthIT.gov Home Page (ONC)
HealthIT.gov Dashboard
Health IT Vanguards: Engaging Health IT Fellows & Meaningful Use Vanguards
HHS: Instructions for submitting notice of (protected data) breach to (HHS) Secretary
InfoGard Laboratories (DEA-certified e-RX software to transmit/receive controlled substances)
KLAS (EHR Vendor Performance Information)
mHealth Task Force Findings and Recommendations
Nationwide Privacy/Security Framework for HIT
Physicians and social media: A brave new world