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Why HIPAA Laws and HITECH Act Meaningful Use Documentation Is Important?

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HIPAA laws have been a thorn in the sides of health care providers since 1996. Then along came theĀ Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act orĀ  HITECH Act of 2009, which is shaking up the medical community by mandating the transition to electronic medical records software. The transition