The Clinical Summary objective in Stage 1 and Stage 2 requires that more than 50% of patients be supplied a clinical summary following an office visit within three (3) business days (Stage 1) and one (1) business day (Stage 2). An EP may supply a printed or electronic copy of a clinical summary to a patient in order to meet this objective. 

Objectives

  Objective Measure
Stage 1

Provide clinical summaries for patients for each office visit.

Clinical summaries provided to patients or patient authorized representatives within three (3) business days for more than 50 percent of office visits during the EHR reporting period.

Stage 2

Provide clinical summaries for patients for each office visit.

Clinical summaries provided to patients or patient-authorized representatives within one (1) business day for more than 50 percent of office visits during the EHR reporting period.

 

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