Some hospitals, primarily in rural areas, are not yet participating in the reimbursement program; the CMS is working to understand and address the challenges for these providers.
"86 percent of eligible hospitals have registered for the meaningful use program, and 77 percent have received reimbursement payments."Figures are not yet available for April but Anthony expects it to be another big month for reimbursements.
- Rob Anthony, CMS Office of e-health Standards and Services
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