Meaningful use of health information technology by rural hospitals.

@article{McCullough2011MeaningfulUO,
  title={Meaningful use of health information technology by rural hospitals.},
  author={Jeffrey S. McCullough and Michelle M. Casey and Ira S. Moscovice and Michele M Burlew},
  journal={The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={329-37}
}
PURPOSE This study examines the current status of meaningful use of health information technology (IT) in Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs), other rural, and urban US hospitals, and it discusses the potential role of Medicare payment incentives and disincentives in encouraging CAHs and other rural hospitals to achieve meaningful use. METHODS Data from the… CONTINUE READING