Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Act (HITECH), federal incentive payments will be available to doctors when they adopt electronic health records (EHRs) and demonstrate use in ways they can improve quality, safety, and effectiveness of care. Eligible professionals can receive as much as $44,000 over a five-year period through Medicare. A qualifying eligible professional can receive an annual incentive payment as high as $18,000 if their first payment is in 2011 or 2012.
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