HHS named 12 communities that will participate in a five-year Medicare demonstration project that allows providers who use qualified electronic health records to receive incentive payments for doing so. The communities are Alabama; Delaware; Georgia; Jacksonville, Fla.; Louisiana; Madison, Wis.; Maine; Maryland/Washington, D.C; Oklahoma; Pittsburgh; South Dakota; and Virginia.
To read more about the project, click here.
Read more later today at modernhealthcare.com and in tomorrow's Health IT Strategist.
To comment on this story, click here.
To read the Your Views: HITS Reader Blog, click here.