Physicians who complete the program will receive EHR licenses, including subscription fees, for 12 months, 75 percent of which will be donated by North Shore Medical Labs, Inc. To participate, physicians must:
- Practice in a Medically Underserved Area (MUA) or Health Provider Shortage Area (HPSA) designated by HHS;
- Have internet connection and use an electronic billing system;
- Be a small practice group of one to five physicians (includes Federally Qualified Health Centers within a medically underserved area);
- Be eligible to receive meaningful use incentives; and
- Submit monthly reports.
For more information on how health care professionals can participate and to find if you are eligible, contact Bill Rudman, PhD, RHIA, AHIMA Foundation Executive Director and Vice President of Education Visioning, at email@example.com or Abid Sheikh, CEO of North Shore Medical Labs at firstname.lastname@example.org.