U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 39-year-old member asked:

What impacts doctors decision to start electronic health records implementation?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gutti Rao
Hospital-based practice 48 years experience
Govt regulation: Emr is being introduced in a phased manner- cms guidelines. All hospitals and offices are to implement electronic records. There are so many technical difficulties with these programs, but they are getting better. As of now, most doctors have not embraced them as well.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jul 3, 2012
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $44!
50% off with $19/month membership


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.