Skyscape, a provider of medical information for PDAs and other mobile devices, has made its decision support suite available for Apple Computer's iPhone.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has proposed legislation that would require all Minnesota doctors, hospitals and other health care providers to use interoperable EHRs by 2015.
Nearly 20 percent of physicians responding to an online poll by the Medical Records Institute said that their malpractice insurer offers a discount for having an EHR, and 45 percent believe EHRs will make them less vulnerable to malpractice suits.
Alaska has become the final state to adopt regulations allowing e-prescribing. It's now legal in all 50 states and Washington, DC.