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Industry Reactions to MACRA & Meaningful Use Announcement

By: Nextech | May 2nd, 2016

Industry Reactions to MACRA & Meaningful Use Announcement Blog Feature

Last week, the Department of Health and Human Services announced a major change was coming to the healthcare IT industry - the MACRA proposed rule would end Meaningful Use, as it's conducted today, on Jan. 1,

Instead, Meaningful Use would be replaced by Advancing Care Information, which would be implemented into the Merit-based Payment System (MIPS).

Those within the healthcare IT industry reacted quickly to the big news with responses ranging from hopeful to critical.

RELATED: MACRA Proposed Rule Will Replace Meaningful Use for Eligible Providers

See some of these responses below:

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If you'd like to let the government know your opinion, there is currently a 60-day public comment period on the proposed rules. You can access that here.