Does Health Information Technology Reduce healthcare Costs?

1Based on the overview, developed after finishing chapter one (The context of healthcare Financial Management)
Discuss does Health Information Technology Reduce healthcare Costs? Some analysts have suggested that the adoption of electronic medical records (EHR) by hospitals could eventually reduce annual healthcare expenditures by one third or more. Others have been far less sanguine about such projections, arguing that adopting such information technologies may in fact increase costs. State if you agree or disagree with reasons. Submission Instructions •
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