Electronic health records are fast becoming essential in the modern medical office. With the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) signed on February 17, 2009; Title XIII of ARRA, entitled Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH) President Barack Obama allocated $19.2 Billion toward the development of healthcare IT. This act seeks to boost the flow of information throughout the healthcare systems in the U.S. by incentivizing the implementation of EHRs and the meaningful use of them. With various provisions and regulations, the Act provides assistance, tools, and resources to providers to allow for implementation and utilization of electronic health records.
|Specialties:||General Practice, General Practices|
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|Availability of Tech Support:||24 hour hotline|
|Training in Office:||No|
|Training Web Based:||Yes|
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