EHRs Could Offer Benefits, But Security Concerns Remain

(By – ANN PURVIS, news.heartland.org)

Since the passage of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act in 2009, doctors and medical practices treating Medicare and Medicaid patients have been under orders by the federal government to implement electronic health records (EHRs). Those failing to use EHRs risk having their reimbursement rates reduced. Read more…

 

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