NJ Medicaid Commits to Assisting Specialists in EHR Transition
NJ Medicaid will support 500 specialists transition to an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system through its partnership with the New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center (NJ-HITEC). NJ Medicaid’s commitment to train, educate, and assist 500 specialists become Meaningful Users of EHR systems through the resources of NJ-HITEC demonstrates its dedication to improving the quality of healthcare delivery in the Garden State.
Executive Director of NJ-HITEC, Bill O’Byrne states, “We want to thank NJ Medicaid for its support of our organization and in recognizing the value of NJ-HITEC services. We welcome the opportunity to work with specialists to provide the assistance they need in their transition to EHRs.”
Currently, NJ-HITEC is funded to assist the following categories of physicians: internal medicine, family practice, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, gerontology, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. NJ-HITEC welcomes the opportunity to serve specialists in the Garden State.