Meaningful Use of the Electronic Health Record by Rural Health Clinics (Policy Brief)
Fifty-nine percent of RHCs report having an EHR and independent RHCs were more likely than hospital-based RHCs to have an EHR. Common barriers to EHR adoption by RCHs include acquisition and maintenance costs, lack of capital, and potential productivity or income loss during transition.
John A. Gale, David Hartley, Zach Croll
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Health information technology · Rural Health Clinics