Meaningful Use

As outlined and intended by HITECH ACT, the implementation of Meaningful Use for adopting EHRs by providers, establishes incentives for early adoptions, will later become reason possible case for penalties if not carried out. Though this forms a time-bound program, it presents huge opportunity for Healthcare organization in leverage technology.

Additional to the regulatory requirement, advancement in the technology and information space has patient in an advantageous spot, requiring Providers to act quickly, so as they are not left behind. Through the time-bound phased implementation of different stages of meaningful use, they pose different challenges to different systems based on the area they serve.

Early planning and adoption are key to any system's advantage in establish effective workflows and processes. With state-backed HIE (Health Information Exchange) systems in place, workflows related to them are essential.

Business Challenges

  • Healthcare providers use EHR systems built in different technologies.
  • Thorough identification and linking of comprehensive data across disparate systems.
  • Time-bound implementation targets to seize opportunity and avoid penalties.
  • Enabling and implementing the HIE requirements in EHR solution.

Our Services

Nous understands the expectations of the Meaningful use and the advantages of the advantages of the collective engagement by all systems in the care continuum. Nous has developed solutions that provided for different needs of Meaningful use implementation. Nous has built capabilities in implementing solutions in all the stages, like Gap Analysis, quality measurements, decision support system, patient engagement or integration with other systems.

  • Arra Meaningful use services
    Meaningful use Stage 2 Gap Analysis, Solution Consulting and Implementation Services.
  • Meaningful use consulting services
    Clinical quality measures requirements (e.g. NQF-QDM related measures, QRDA based reporting).
  • meaningful use reporting services
    Experience in Care summary exchange and data portability formats (e.g. eMAR, Consolidated CDA).
  • arra meaningful use optimization services
    Implementation of secure messaging using direct protocol with XDR/XDM.
  • Meaningful Use Quality Reporting
    Patient portal enhancements for enhanced consumer engagement and population health management.
  • Meaningful Use compliance management services
    Quality of care achieved through enhanced decision support at point-of-care, better patient education, patient engagement and patient self-     management.
  • Arra Meaningful use implementation services
    Interoperability Expertize like EMR/EHR integration expertise, Prepare CCD and exchange with external systems, Tools with readymade connectors     for HL7 messages, Faster SDLC to implement Gaps.
  • Arra Healthcare compliance consulting
    Nous along with their service partner has developed a framework for providing Meaningful use implementation services.
  • Integration meaningful use compliance with EHR
    Integrating medical imaging systems with EHR and other clinical applications for better physician and patient access to imaging information.
  • Arra meaningful use Services MU Tool Kit for evaluation and Measurement Packages to speed up the gap analysis and report on the compliance level.

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