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Four Congressmen Join Behavioral Health IT Act as Cosponsors; Ask Your Legislators to Sign on Today!

Four additional lawmakers have signed on to cosponsor H.R. 6043/S. 539, the Behavioral Health IT Act: Congressmen Larry Bucshon (R-IN), Sam Graves (R-MO), Larry Kissell [...]

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CMS Issues Stage 2 Meaningful Use Rule

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has released its final rule on the criteria for meeting Stage 2 Meaningful Use of health information technology. [...]

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Congresswoman Sue Myrick Joins Behavioral Health IT Act as Cosponsor

Congresswoman Sue Myrick (R-NC) has signed on as a cosponsor to H.R. 6043, the Behavioral Health IT Act. This legislation would extend ļ¬nancial incentives for [...]

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National Council Releases Step-by-Step Guide to Accessing Health IT Meaningful Use Payments

Many behavioral health organizations across the country are beginning to access federal incentive payments for the meaningful use of health information technology, including several National [...]

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HHS Delays Stage 2 Meaningful Use Reporting Requirements to 2014

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sibelius has announced that the agency will delay the effective date of Stage 2 Meaningful Use reporting requirements to [...]

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Behavioral Health Organizations Begin Receiving Incentive Payments for Health IT

National Council member in Oklahoma is first behavioral health provider to receive funds Throughout 2011, states have begun disbursing Medicaid incentive payments to healthcare providers [...]

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