By Joanne Finnegan @ Fierce Healthcare

Sixteen healthcare associations, including the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, have asked Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price to delay Stage 3 Meaningful Use requirements "indefinitely." In a letter sent to Price on Feb. 17, the organizations emphasized the importance of reducing regulatory burdens for physicians while “ensuring patients benefit from the best technology has to offer and that the goal of a truly interoperable healthcare system comes to fruition.”

The letter was signed by a range of specialty organizations representing dermatologists, neurosurgeons, ophthalmologists, general surgeons and America’s Essential Hospitals.

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