ASCs and Cybersecurity

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) have been slow to adopt electronic health records (EHRs) compared to other healthcare providers. There are a number of reasons for this. One reason is that ASCs were never part of the EHR Incentive Program (also known as meaningful use or MU) that Medicare rolled out in 2011, so ASCs weren’t entitled to the federal payments that were available to other providers.

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The Case for Electronic Health Records (EHRs) in Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs)
ASCs and Cybersecurity

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) have been slow to adopt electronic health records (EHRs) compared to other healthcare providers. There are a number of reasons for this. One reason is that ASCs were never part of the EHR Incentive Program (also known as meaningful use or MU) that Medicare rolled out in 2011, so ASCs weren’t entitled to the federal payments that were available to other providers.

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