Aug 24 2009

Vice President Biden Announces Availability of Nearly $12 Billion in Grants to Help Hospitals and Doctors Use Electronic Health Records

The grants will be awarded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) and will help health care providers qualify for new incentives that will be made available in 2010 to doctors and hospitals that "meaningfully use" electronic health records. Click here to read the press release. Click here for more information about applying.

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