Meeting Meaningful Use: The Story Beyond Stage 1 Requirements

University of Pennsylvania Health System conducted a Meaningful Use gap analysis based on the initially proposed requirements. They will report on gaps revealed during that assessment as well as progress in filling those gaps.


Speaker Information:
Eric Bartholet, partner, CSC, Falls Church, Va.
Lucy Molfetas, BSN, chief clinical information officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia.


  • Recognize what gaps in meaningful use exist even after implementation of comprehensive EHRs in inpatient and ambulatory care.
  • Identify the benefits and pitfalls of early assessment based on preliminary requirements.
  • Discuss how to prepare to meet the challenges in filling gaps to achieve Meaningful Use.