States Show Large Increases in Use of Electronic Health Records

The percent of physicians e-prescribing using an EHR has increased in all 50 states and in the District of Columbia, according to a new brief released by the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology.
December 28, 2012

The percent of physicians e-prescribing using an EHR has increased in all 50 states and in the District of Columbia, according to a new brief released by the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology.

Electronic health records (EHR) and the health IT field in general have seen significant growth, backed by the support of the Obama administration and efforts to control costs in health care.

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