Certified Health IT Vendors Ranked

Cerner ranks as the most-used vendor by hospitals participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program, according to new data from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology.

As the ONC notes, 175 certified heath IT vendors supplied certified health IT to the 4,474 non-federal acute care hospitals, including Critical Access hospitals, participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program.

Of the 4,474 hospitals, 95% have 2014 certified edition technology. Data shows 1,029 hospitals used Cerner technology. MEDITECH and Epic rank second and third most-used, with 953 and 869 users, respectively.

Cerner, MEDITECH, Epic Systems, Evident2, McKesson, and MEDHOST supply 2014 certified technology to 92% of hospitals that reported 2014 edition technology.

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