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HHS Awards Another $12 Million For EHR Support

HHS Awards Another $12 Million For EHR Support

Critical access and rural hospitals in 41 states will get additional technical assistance with implementing electronic health records. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) has awarded critical access hospitals (CAHs) and rural hospitals an additional $12 million to help with technical support as they transition to electronic health records… Read more →

Sharing with You News from our CMS Colleagues

Sharing with You News from our CMS Colleagues

National Provider Call on Registration for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program for Eligible Professionals Friday, February 18, 2011; 1:00-2:30pm EST The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to join us for a national provider call addressing how eligible professionals can register for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. Learn if you are eligible for the Medicaid EHR Incentive… Read more →

What Do Future MU Requirements Mean for mHealth?

What Do Future MU Requirements Mean for mHealth?

What are some of my favorite things?  “Raindrops on roses” and “whiskers on kittens” definitely make the list.   How about the task of combing over a large chunk of new Meaningful Use (MU) proposed requirements? … Not so much… though necessary if one wants to understand how the HIT and mHealth markets will develop. Will MU grow the market for… Read more →

Jackson Hospital Benefits from Electronic Health Records

Jackson Hospital Benefits from Electronic Health Records

Jackson Hospital, one of five hospitals in the state of Florida, is participating in a nationwide publicity campaign to help the public become aware of the benefits of Electronic Medical Records and Health Information Technology. Jackson Hospital is joining the ranks of hospitals, physician practices and healthcare providers across the nation registering with the U.S. Department of Health and Human… Read more →

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