Affiliation: University of Michigan
- No evidence found that hospitals are using new electronic health records to increase medicare reimbursementsJulia Adler-Milstein
Julia Adler Milstein is an assistant professor in the School of Information and in the Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, both at the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor
Health Aff (Millwood) 33:1271-7. 2014..Thus, we found no empirical evidence to suggest that hospitals are systematically using EHRs to increase reimbursement. Our findings should reduce concerns that EHR adoption by itself will increase the costs of hospital care. ..
- The impact of electronic health record use on physician productivityJulia Adler-Milstein
University of Michigan, School of Information, 4376 North Quad, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 E mail
Am J Manag Care 19:SP345-52. 2013..To examine the impact of the degree of electronic health record (EHR) use and delegation of EHR tasks on clinician productivity in ambulatory settings...
- Operational health information exchanges show substantial growth, but long-term funding remains a concernJulia Adler-Milstein
School of Information, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 32:1486-92. 2013..Our findings suggest that despite progress, there is a substantial risk that many current efforts to promote health information exchange will fail when public funds supporting these initiatives are depleted. ..
- Effect of electronic health records on health care costs: longitudinal comparative evidence from community practicesJulia Adler-Milstein
University of Michigan, School of Information, 4376 North Quad, 105 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Ann Intern Med 159:97-104. 2013..The United States is aiming to achieve nationwide adoption of electronic health records (EHRs) but lacks robust empirical evidence to anticipate the effect on health care costs...
- Early results from the hospital Electronic Health Record Incentive ProgramsJulia Adler-Milstein
School of Information, University of Michigan, 4376 North Quad, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Am J Manag Care 19:e273-84. 2013..To assess the level of hospital participation in the first 18 months of the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs, and to identify whether vulnerable hospitals lag behind...
- A survey analysis suggests that electronic health records will yield revenue gains for some practices and losses for manyJulia Adler-Milstein
School of Information, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 32:562-70. 2013..Policies that provide additional support, such as expanding the regional extension center program, could help ensure that practices make the changes required to realize a positive return on investment from EHRs...
- Organizational complements to electronic health records in ambulatory physician performance: the role of support staffJulia Adler-Milstein
University of Michigan, School of Information, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:537-40. 2012..7 to 34.8, p=0.02). This relationship did not hold among physicians without EHRs (OR 1.0). As we begin a national push towards greater EHR adoption, it is critical to understand why some physicians gain from EHR use and others do not...