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The Case For Payers to Oppose Meaningful Use
The Health Care Blog

The Meaningful Use program is at a critical inflection point. One one hand, the payers could jump on the MU bandwagon, follow Medicare’s example and demand provider MU attestation. On the other hand, they could throw private practice a bone and help them weather the storm until MU goes away or loses its teeth. Let me explain. Payers could take the easy money and penalize according to the upcoming ACA “adjustment” schedule. Lots of people think this is inevitable.