This appears to be our summer of discontent when it comes to Stage 2 of the Meaningful Use program, as the Jan. 1, 2014, start date looms ever closer. A number of stakeholders decided it was time to weigh in and suggest that Stage 2 be somehow delayed, modified, or both. I’m not sure whether HHS should delay implementation of Stage 2 in whole or in part, or whether it should soften the requirements. Arguments surely can be made on both sides.

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Source: Meaningful Use Stage 2 changes may be inevitable