Rural, critical-access hospitals to get federal help with achieving MU

ONC officials have unveiled a challenge designed to help 1,000 small, rural and critical-access hospitals achieve meaningful use in the next two years. The hospitals face distinct challenges, including clinician shortages and remote geographic locations, officials said. The ONC plans to give as much as $30 million to Regional Extension Centers specifically to assist providers in rural areas.

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