Midland College Health IT Workforce Training Opportunity

The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC), within the Department of Health and Human Services, has offered incentives to physicians and hospitals to implement electronic health records that meet meaningful use standards.The Health IT Workforce Program was granted $84 million to train both healthcare and IT professionals to meet the workforce need.  More information about [...]

DCCCD Healthcare Information Technology Grant Program

The Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) has received a grant to train healthcare workers and information technology professionals on the implementation and support for Electronic Medical Records.  With Richland College as the lead college, partnering with Austin Community College and Temple College, we are offering an intensive online CE program training six (6) various Health [...]

Revised Tip Sheets Available for Texas Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

Texas is now enrolling providers in the Texas Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program. The first step in participation is registering with CMS. Providers will then receive instructions for enrolling with the state. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has revised the three tip sheets to guide providers and hospitals through the [...]