Definition Thursday: HITECH Act

The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act: The HITECH Act was created to stimulate the adoption of electronic health records (EHR) and supporting health information technology in the United States. President Obama signed HITECH...

The EMR Effect Infographic

Power DMS posted this interesting infographic on the effects of electronic medical records (EMR). Many healthcare providers believe that there are many benefits of EMR and that EMR systems are needed to provide efficient, safer, and better patient care. However, some...