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Meaningful-use Stage 3 rule expected within days
Modern Healthcare

A proposed final rule for Stage 3 of the electronic health-record meaningful-use program is expected as soon as Wednesday, an HHS official told Modern Healthcare.

Among other provisions, it will streamline the number of measures providers are expected to track, and “de-couple” the meaningful-use program from the certification program. The streamlining is expected to occur through consolidating the number of metrics providers are expected to track.