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With the changes made in the final rule, earning the EHR incentives is still not easy, but at least it's easier.
Don't just complain about your EHR system; help make it better.
How satisfied you are with your EHR system depends on more than how well it is designed, implemented and supported by the vendor.
It's a big hill to climb for a carrot that may not be there when you reach the top.
Start with steps that increase practice revenue. Then you'll be better able to afford the steps that just make practice better and more satisfying.
If you're shopping for an EHR system, you might appreciate this advice from a couple of thousand colleagues.
The economic stimulus package offers $19 billion in health IT incentives, but it also creates new penalties. Here's what you need to know.
Imagine being able to buy just the parts of an EHR system that you need.
The survey is faster and easier to complete than previous versions, and your response is more important than ever to your colleagues.
This four-physician practice has good reason to be enthusiastic about new technology.