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Lawmakers, officials seek to ramp up scrutiny over electronic health records
Modern Healthcare

Lawmakers and government officials are seeking to ramp up scrutiny over electronic health records.

A week after whistleblower allegations against Community Health Systems’ related to its electronic health record implementation were revealed, Rep. Jim Banks (R-Ind.) asked the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology for information on the ONC’s processes to ensure compliance with the government’s Promoting Interoperability program before paying out incentives.

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