AMIA 2014 Policy Update with ONC & CMS

Monday, November 17

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Room: International Ball Room Center

(Bring your own lunch)

Elise Sweeney Anthony, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Policy, ONC; Elisabeth Myers – Policy and Outreach Lead, Office of E-Health Standards and Services, CMS; Erica Galvez – Interoperability and Exchange Portfolio Manager, ONC; Mike Lipinski – Senior Policy Analyst, Office of Policy, ONC

Join ONC and CMS for a discussion on recent policy and regulatory updates surrounding health information technology.  Discuss ONC’s path toward interoperability and the upcoming Interoperability Roadmap, and learn about the latest rules surrounding the EHR Incentive Programs and health IT development—including a discussion of the CMS 2014 Edition CEHRT Flexibility final rule and the ONC 2014 Edition Release 2 final rule.

Topics:

  • The upcoming Interoperability Roadmap and the path to achieve the 3, 6, and 10 year interoperability milestones
  • The 2014 CEHRT Flexibility Options for Stages 1 & 2
  • The 2014 Edition Release 2 Optional and Revised Certification Criteria (including the status of test procedures)
  • The Stage 2 Extension and what it means for providers