U.S. hospital efficiency and adoption of health information technology.


This study empirically examines the association between hospital inefficiency and the decision to introduce electronic medical records (EMR) and computerized physician order entry (CPOE) in a national sample of U.S. general hospitals in urban areas in 2006. The main research question is whether the presence of hospital cost inefficiency or other factors… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10729-011-9179-2


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