Are the Government’s “Meaningful Use” Standards Meaningful?

An interesting article from Forbes magazine talking about the US governments definitions of “meaningful use”

The author’s of the opinion that while the definition set out by the government may not be the greatest, the health IT field is still making large strides towards a digital healthcare world. He also points out that its not just the big guys like IBM and Cisco, several small companies have also been successful in both software development, implementation, and management of health information.