It’s not surprising healthcare-system and hospital-owned medical offices have the highest adoption rates across the board."
PROTEUS DUXBURY, IT HEALTHCARE CONSULTING, PA CONSULTING GROUPHealthcare News
The latest results of the biannual survey, 'Physician Office Usage of Electronic Healthcare Records Software', have been released by SK&A, A Cegedim Company and leading provider of healthcare information solutions and research. The survey states that medical offices owned by hospitals and health systems are the leaders in adopting electronic healthcare records (EHR) technology, with an overall US growth from 36.1 per cent to 38.7 per cent between January and October 2010. The ongoing survey is part of a study of US physician offices, featuring EHR adoption data and summarised market research from 213,500 medical offices representing 643,000 physicians.