Three-fourths of US doctors practice in small offices, with 10 doctors or fewer. For most of them, an investment in digital health records looks like a cost for which they are not reimbursed. It is scarcely surprising, then, that only about 17 percent of the nation's physicians are using computerized patient records.
Source:How to Make Electronic Medical Records a
Date: February 28, 2009
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