Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records

$15.00 | CE Hours:3.00 | Intermediate


CEU Course Description

This CEU course provides those in health care with detailed information on: policy context for meaningful use of electronic health records; understanding meaningful use; rural health clinics and electronic health records adoption; overall population of rural health clinics; adoption of information technology by rural health clinics; adoption of electronic health records by rural health clinics; qualification for Medicaid incentive payments; and rural health clinics performance on meaningful use measures.

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Discuss the benefits of Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE).

2.  Enumerate the expected benefits of the meaningful use of electronic health records.

3.  Investigate the day-to-day operations / functions of a medical practice that practice management software is designed to automate.

4.  Examine how HITECH has establish key requirements for defining a “meaningful EHR user.”

5.  Define the standards used to determine if an individual is “needy.”

6.  Describe the most common barriers to acquiring and implementing an EHR.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers CE Provider #50-8650 (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees) 
  • Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, License No. 159.001261 approved CE Sponsor
  • Ohio CSWMFTB #RCST091701 approved CE Provider
  • Texas Board of SWE #5070 approved CE Provider
  • ACE credit is offered for this course for social workers (followed by ACE approval statement that is currently on every ACE course page) Quantum Units Education, #1289, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/03/2020 – 01/03/2023.

To see other approvals in your state, see our state by state provider approval listings here.


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Added On: 2015-06-20

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