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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Factors affecting adoption, cont.

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  • EHR adoption contingent on value creation
    • Most adopters have seen a business need
      • Large practices, multi-site practices
    • Financial barriers critical for small practices
      • Where most Americans receive healthcare
    • Capturing and re-distributing value
      • Role of payers?
    • Cultural barriers need to be understood in context
      • Disruption always difficult
      • Many have made the change
      • Generational issues often over-played

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