In your post, evaluate meaningful use regulations for recovery audit contractors (RACs) and electronic health records (EHRs), as well as the impact on either case management or performance incentives. What is the purpose of these regulations? How effective are they in meeting the purpose? Support your answer with course resources.
Class – These regulations have been present in the healthcare industry for several years now – ensuring that patient data is collected in a format required for ‘sharing’, that patient data is valid and reliable – leading to appropriate coding and billing, etc. Regulations are part of the DNA of the healthcare industry. Review the regulations listed and tell me their value and their impact on the processes of the healthcare industry.