Providers Lining up for EHR Incentives

March 2011
Journal of AHIMA;Mar2011, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p12
The article reports on a survey which suggests that more than 14,000 hospitals and physicians in the U.S. have so far registered for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive program.


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