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AAMI: Meaningful use rewards early interoperability adopters
Evaluating hospital networks, data, drivers and device types should be completed before embarking on an...
First physicians in the nation get MU check
Four physicians have become the first in the country to receive their Medicaid EHR incentive payments for...
Only 13 RHIOs Meet Meaningful Use Criteria
Out of 75 regional health information organizations across the U.S., only 13 meet the most basic criteria for...
ONC Names Mostashari National Coordinator for HIT
Farzad Mostashari, MD, will replace David Blumenthal, MD, as National Coordinator for Health Information Technology...
Web Exclusive: EMR Market Grew 13.6% in 2010
Confusion over vendor qualifications and federal guidelines have slowed the projected growth rate of electronic medical...
Social Security approves EHR interoperability technology
The Social Security Administration has approved the C32 Continuity of Care Document technology developed by health IT...
Web Exclusive: EHR Effectiveness for Hospital Care Questioned
Except for basic systems used to treat congestive heart failure patients, electronic health records may not be...
Web Exclusive: 5 Ways to Boost Physician Acceptance of EHRs
Hospitals run the risk of losing some physicians if electronic health record system implementation becomes more of an...
Web Exclusive: 5 EHR Myths, Busted
The best physician can make a mistake when writing a prescription, the best nurse can fail to remove a catheter on...
Web Exclusive: Only 2% of Hospitals Could Have Met Meaningful Use in 2009
Despite all the talk about digitizing the health-care world, only 11.9% of U.S. hospitals had adopted at least basic...