TITLE

Health-IT early adopters examining big data

AUTHOR(S)
O'CONNOR, FRED
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Network World;4/8/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the slow adoption of smaller practitioners on health information technology (IT) in the U.S. in 2013. It mentions that the chief reason of slow uptake is the cost, and the training time and effort required to make the move from paper. It states that medical providers that do not adopt electronic health records (EHRs) by 2015 face lessened government reimbursements under existing law for Medicare patients.
ACCESSION #
86937718

 

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