TITLE

Head of the pack: Early EHR subsidy recipients may have experience

AUTHOR(S)
Conn, Joseph
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/8/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 32, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article believes that early recipients of U.S. federal subsidies for health information technology (IT) most likely have had years of experience with their IT system, according to Office of eHealth Standards and Services director Robert Tagalicod. Such experience reportedly make it easier to meet the first round of eligibility criteria than for less experienced IT users. It notes that more than 77,000 providers have registered for the electronic health-record incentive payments.
ACCESSION #
64342349

 

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