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.
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.