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CORHIO Adds Eight Hospitals to Health Information Exchange

Health information exchange in Colorado expands with the addition of eight new hospitals to CORHIO. HealthONE, an eight-hospital system in the Denver area, has announced more »...

More Responses to Meaningful Use Penalties, Participation

Members of Congress and CHIME respond to reports of meaningful use penalties and participation figures. In the span of one week, the Centers for Medicare more »...

Why Don’t 35% of Patients Know that Patient Portals Exist?

Patient portals are becoming important tools for engagement and population health, but patients are largely unaware of the technology. While patients are generally enthusiastic about more »...
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AMA 'Appalled' by Scale of Meaningful Use Penalties for EPs

The provider association considers the number of EPs subject to meaningful use penalties as further proof that the EHR Incentive Program are too strict. The more »...

Premier Joins Coalition for ICD-10 as Support for Codes Grows

The Premier Healthcare Alliance lends its support to improved medical coding by joining the Coalition for ICD-10. Despite ongoing opposition from the American Medical Association and more »...
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257K Meaningful Use EPs to Get Medicare Payment Adjustments

Close to 260K meaningful use eligible professionals will receive notice of upcoming Medicare payment adjustments for failing to meet the requirements of the Medicare EHR Incentive more »...
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EHR Data, Decision-Making Ultimately Lie in the Patient’s Hands

As health information exchange becomes more prevalent, patient consent must remain at the center of all decisions about EHR data and its use. Patients should more »...

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