SPOTLIGHT: Frist supports payments for EMR-using MDs


Well, it may not be a novel idea--but it never hurts to get more support for initiatives that involve spending money. Dr. Bill Frist, a physician and former U.S. Senate Majority Leader, told the HIMSS audience that he believes Medicare should offer an extra 1 to 2 percent reimbursement to doctors who implement EMRs. Article

Suggested Articles

There is a potential legal skirmish brewing two of the largest telehealth companies over patent claims.

Buoyed by strong demand for its stock, GoodRx raised $1.1 billion in its IPO after pricing its deal well above its expected price range.

Microsoft's new healthcare cloud service will be generally available October 30 as the tech giant battles Google and Amazon in the cloud market.