AHA Advocacy


2014 Issue Paper  


Proposed Rule Offers Flexibility on Meeting EHR Meaningful Use In 2014, June 2, 2014 Members Only 

CMS and ONC Final Rules on Stage 2 of Meaningful Use of EHRs, October 1, 2012 Members Only

Proposed Rules on Stage 2 of Meaningful Use of EHRs, March 21, 2012 Members Only

CMS Final Rule on Meaningful Use of EHRs, August 13, 2010 Members Only


Ensuring the Success of the Meaningful Use Program



AHRQ urged to work with stakeholders to improve EHR quality measures, September 19, 2012

Comment letter on EHR standards, implementation specifications and certification criteria, May 7, 2012 

AHA comments on Meaningful Use Proposed Rule, April 30, 2012  

AHA comments on National Quality Forum (NQF) Draft Requirements for eMeasure Review and Testing, January 4, 2012

AHA, NRHA to CMS RE: Treatment of Physicians Using Method 2 Billing Under the EHR Incentive Programs, December 16, 2011

Collaborative to HHS Re: Stage 1 Meaningful Use of the Medicare and Medicaid EHRs Incentive Programs, June 16, 2011 

AHA Comments to HIT Policy Committee Regarding Meaningful Use Stage 2, June 6, 2011

AHA Comments to HHS Re: Meaningful Use Stage 2, February 25, 2011

AHA Comments Re: President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology Report, January 19, 2011

AHA to Secretary on EHR Certification Requirements, December 1, 2010 

AHA Comments on Proposed Rule Guiding Health IT Certification Programs,  May 10, 2010

AHA Comments Re: HHS' Proposed Establishment of Certification Programs for health IT, April 9, 2010

Comments on the Electronic Health Record Technology Standards, Implementation, and Certification IFR, March 15, 2010

AHA Comments on the CMS Meaningful Use Proposed Rule, March 8, 2010 


CMS and ONC Release Final Rules for Stage 2 of 'Meaningful Use' of EHRs, August 23, 2012 Members Only

CMS Releases Proposed Rule for State 2 of 'Meaningful Use' of EHRs, February 24, 2012 Members Only

HHS Intends to Delay Stage 2 for 'Meaningful Use' of EHRs,Members Only  November 30, 2011

CMS Clarifies Process for Attesting to Meaningful Use Quality Measures Members Only  October 18, 2011

EHR Certification Requirements for Meaningful Use, November 15, 2010 Members Only


Testimony before the Adoption and Certification Workgroup of the Health IT Policy Committee, October 5, 2011

Testimony of the American Hospital Association before the Adoption and Certification Workgroup of the Health IT Policy Committee, April 21, 2011





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