Most towns in the North County now have fewer doctors than they did in the 19th century, and the smaller towns have none…This great medical advance is supposed to be fully implemented by 2014, so the government is providing incentives for doctors to comply. Under the EHR Incentive Program, if a doctor makes “meaningful use” of electronic health records (EHR), he’s eligible for “bonuses” from the feds — a mere $44,000 from Medicare, for example, but up to $63,750 from Medicaid.
Investor’s Business Daily
“ObamaCare Will Bring Bureaucracy, Endless Rules and Coercion, But Improve Nothing”
(December 14, 2012)