Thursday, March 21, 2013

EHR Incentives Top $12 Billion

"With some healthcare providers now into their second year of meaningful use reporting, Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record payments were estimated at $12.3 billion paid to a total of 219,000 physicians and hospitals through February since the program’s inception."
"An estimated $12.3 billion has been paid to 219,000 physicians and hospitals since the program’s inception.."
- Healthcare IT News
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will post final figures for February later this month as it captures more complete data, said Robert Anthony, a specialist in CMS’ Office of eHealth Standards and Services.
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Sources:
(a) EHR Incentive PaymentsTop $12 Billion - Health IT News, 03/15/2013

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