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Date:3/3/2010

Nor do healthcare providers need to start with a total conversion of all their operations. The new federal guidelines allow them to make the transition to EMR in three stages, North explained. In the first stage, medical practices can self-certify their compliance. In the second, CMS confirms a practice's compliance with its EMR-implementation guidelines. The third stage requires healthcare providers to integrate their electronic records with the public health system. "You have to be 'meaningfully using' EMR at the third stage by 2015 or you jump right into a one percent reduction of your general reimbursement revenues in 2015 that grows to a three percent reduction by 2017 and each year thereafter," North cautioned.

The attorney recommends that medical practices first consider implementing e-prescription programs, which can cost as little as $2,000. "Electronic prescription programs are already widely used by the nation's chain drugstores and will increasingly become a necessity for physicians in any case," North said. "They represent a great way for medical practices to get their feet wet prior to diving into the deep end of the pool with a conversion of their records to EMR."

Finally, selecting EMR technology has never been easier, the attorneys noted. LeClairRyan's EMR team, in particular, is a one-stop-shop for the conversion process. A key component is its partnership with Arthur Gasch'/>"/>

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