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Affordable Care Act Will Reduce Out-of-Pocket Medical Spending for Many Americans

While out-of-pocket medical expenses for most Americans will decline with the Affordable Care Act (ACA), newly insured consumers under an expanded Medicaid program will save the most money, according to a new RAND Corporation study. An estimated 11 million Americans … finish reading Affordable Care Act Will Reduce Out-of-Pocket Medical Spending for Many Americans

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EHRs Save Up to 50 Percent of Time in Quality Measures

Using electronic health records (EHRs) to automate reporting of quality measures reduced reporting time by nearly 50 percent in surgical care improvements, according to a new study from Kaiser Permanente, published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. … finish reading EHRs Save Up to 50 Percent of Time in Quality Measures

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