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Smaller EHR vendors at play, too, in meaningful-use attestations
Modern Healthcare

The digital divide between large and urban hospitals and their smaller and more-rural counterparts may be closing, based on an analysis of a federal database of electronic health-record systems and the EHR vendors supplying products for hospitals participating in the Medicare EHR incentive payment program.

Mobile, Ala.-based Computer Programs and Systems Inc., a developer of EHR systems marketed to community, rural and critical-access hospitals, has moved up to the No. 1 position with the most hospitals (266) that are using a “complete EHR” system having attested to meeting the Medicare EHR incentive program’s meaningful use requirements.