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Finding Success in Health IT Adoption for LTPAC

In May, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a long-awaited proposed rule to incentivize technology adoption in Long Term and Post-Acute Care environments. Having previously been left out of federal incentives, many LTPAC facilities have struggled to integrate technology into their workflows, despite the aging population and growing needs of the market.

A Call for Technology Integration and Education for LTPAC Nurses

Q&A with American Medical Informatics Association, Part Two

Long-term and post-acute care facilities lag in technology adoption, risking delays in communication and gaps in patient health histories. This is particularly true during transitions of care, when information can get lost in the shuffle moving a patient from one facility to another without compatible health information systems.