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EHR pay boosts revenue but it’s beginning to ebb
Modern Healthcare

Incentive payments for electronic health records continued to rev up earnings reports last quarter, but the train may be slowing.

Analysts who cover for-profit health systems pointed out that in many cases, EHR incentive payments came in higher than expected, but the impact was not as great as the previous year. In addition, the guidance from publicly traded providers anticipates even smaller payments for 2013.