Healthcare Stakeholders Weigh Value of Claims and Clinical Data | Health Data Management
10.18.2017 By AVAILITY
Prior to the introduction of the electronic health record CMS (Medicare) and other health plan administrators relied upon claims data. Now the mandate of meaningful use has made clinical data available via the electronic health record.
Physicians disparage the EHR because of its disruption of the clinical encounter and inefficiency in data entry. Few would deny the enormous data collection which has taken place.