Find the latest news and resources designed to help you navigate the world of electronic health technology. Learn about CMS Meaningful Use Incentive program, the TMA’s Vendor Standards Program, and tools/resources to help physicians adopt health information technology.
For physicians who wish to adopt a health information technology system, we provide the necessary information and resources to help guide you through this process.
The EHR Vendor Standards Program will help you:
Additional information about the VSP program can be found here.
TMA offers electronic medical record adoption resources designed to walk a practice through the many challenges that can require a significant commitment of time and effort on the part of you and your office staff. Download the members only adoption toolkit, view the EHR benefits video series highlighting peer lessons learned and best practices and access fun tools for the adoption process.
Webinars and Additional Resources
This collection of material offers essential educational media, links to register for upcoming events and meetings as well as resource listings for additional information.
Electronic Health Record Adoption Resources
We offer this members only download to help walk you through the many challenges involved with implementing an EHR system. With the guidance of this 6 step evaluation and planning toolkit, a physician’s office will receive the help to answer and prioritize the decisions that will guide them toward the best solution.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 or “ARRA” created a funding opportunity for physicians to receive incentive funding through CMS Medicare or Medicaid programs to offset the cost of adoption of electronic health records. The one major requirement for incentive funding is to use a certified electronic health record in a “meaningful way”. Find more information about this “buzz” phase and the incentive program requirements here.
Discover the benefits of e-Prescribing for your patients and the incentive program offered by CMS.