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|Hospital Type (% of All Eligible Hospitals)||Attested to Stage 1 Meaningful Use||Received Adopt, Implement, Upgrade Incentive||Registered for EHR Incentive Program||Not Participating|
|Small Urban (13%)||78%||4%||1%||17%|
|Small Rural (12%)||93%||3%||0%||4%|
|Critical Access Hospitals (27%)||90%||6%||2%||2%|
As of February 2015, over 9 in 10 hospitals eligible for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Program have achieved meaningful use of certified health IT. When parsed by hospital bed size, the majority of most hospital types are meaningfully using certified health IT. More than 90 percent of large, medium, small rural, and critical access hospitals were meaningfully using certified health IT, and more than three-quarters of small urban hospitals were meaningfully using certified technology. Children's hospitals have the lowest rate of meaningful use achievement, with more than half of all children's hospitals having achieved meaningful use.
Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT analysis of data from the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs. This figure was presented at the February 10, 2015 Health IT Policy Committee meeting as a data update. View the full presentation.
 Categories are hierarchical and mutually exclusive (e.g., a hospital that has attested to Stage 1 Meaningful Use and has received adopt/implement/upgrade payment is counted only once in the attested category).
 Large = 400+ staffed beds; Medium = 100-399 staffed beds; Small = 1-99 staffed beds. Rural = non-metropolitan; Urban = metropolitan.
 Critical Access hospitals and Children's hospitals are not included in the other size and area classifications. Less than 1% of hospitals could not be classified by size or geography.
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. 'Hospital Progress to Meaningful Use by Size, Type, and Urban/Rural Location,' Health IT Quick-Stat #5. dashboard.healthit.gov/quickstats/pages/FIG-Hospital-Progress-to-Meaningful-Use-by-size-practice-setting-area-type.php. March 2015.