HCA Considers Statewide EHR for Providers Shut Out of Federal Funding

The Washington State Health Care Authority is exploring development of a statewide electronic health records system. The first step is survey to ascertain interest and potential viability.

The program would aim to offer solutions to providers which have historically been ineligible for federal funding to implement EHRs.

HCA’s announcement has more information. If you have questions about the process, email HCA’s Health Information Technology team.