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Most Physicians Won’t Qualify for EHR ‘Meaningful Use’

By Marcel Woodman on Jan 15, 2013 11:01:00 AM in meaningful use, EHR, EMR, awareness

Two-thirds of office-based physicians plan to apply or have already applied for meaningful use incentives for using electronic health records (EHRs), a government survey found.

Use of EHRs up 24 Percent among Doctors

By Marcel Woodman on Dec 27, 2012 10:43:00 AM in meaningful use, EHR, EMR, healthcare, awareness

The National Center on Health Statistics (NCHS) issued a new report showing that in 2012, 72 percent of office based physicians used Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems.  This is a 24 percent increase from the 2009 study, in which only 48...

IT-Intensive Markets Drive In The Fast Lane to Electronic Medical Records (EMR) ROI

By Matt Rossini on Aug 31, 2012 8:14:00 AM in ROI, meaningful use, EMR, awareness

According to research by the National Bureau of Economic Research, health systems that are within proximity to information technology companies and these companies’ experience with healthcare IT installations are among the biggest factors of...