Small Providers Benefit from EHRs, Survey Shows



Health information technology has benefited even small physician practices with 92% of studies indicating overall positive effects with the use of health IT, David Blumenthal has announced.



1 comments on "Small Providers Benefit from EHRs, Survey Shows"
Eyedoc (3/25/2011 at 12:06 PM)

Blumenthal is an unabashed advocate for EHRs and had to search far and wide to find one or two positive statements from small practices. All studies show that the cost far exceeds the benefits, no patient care improvement results but productivity drops an average of 20%. Putative reimbursement will not cover the costs and is a target of budget cutters in the US Congress.

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