RECs, or regional extension centers, have seen an explosion in Meaningful Use (MU) of certified EHRs, according to statistics from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.
Fierce EMR reports 78 percent of primary care physicians at RECs have demonstrated the Meaningful Use of certified EHR technology (CEHRT). Additionally, 95 percent overall are currently live on such an EHR system. Internal medicine, family practice, primary care, OB-GYN, geriatric, and pediatric providers all had approximately 95 percent EHR adoption rates as well. While not all who have adopted such technology are demonstrating MU, the rate is also high.Read More On www.healthitoutcomes.com