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Percentage of eligible hospitals getting EHR incentive payments hits 80.8%
Modern Healthcare

Compared with a month ago, 27 more hospitals and 6,296 additional physicians and other eligible professionals have received payments under the federal incentive payment program for electronic health records, according to monthly figures for July from the CMS.

The new recruits bring the number of hospitals having received payments under the program to 4,051, or 80.8% of the 5,011 hospitals eligible for payments.