As defined by the HITECH Act, priority primary care providers are physicians (Internal Medicine, Family Practice, OB/GYN, and Pediatrics) and other healthcare professionals (PA, NP, Nurse Midwife) with prescribing privileges in the following settings:
• Small group practices (10 or less providers)
• Ambulatory clinics connected with a public or critical access hospital
• Community health centers and rural health clinics
• Other ambulatory settings that predominantly serve uninsured, underinsured, and medically underserved populations
Specialists may also receive services from the GCREC at a site specific cost per year per physician.
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Explore the GCREC website for other valuable information on your journey to improving your practice with Health Information Technology. Allow the GCREC to provide assistance and support in achieving electronic health records implementation and successful meaningful use qualifications for Medicare and Medicaid incentives payment.
*Cost is waived for primary care providers that have an existing EHR and have not met meaningful use. Offer ends December 2013. Space is limited.