Information on the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Web site walks physicians through the cost and planning of implementing electronic health records.

The site uses figures from the Michigan Center for Effective I.T. Adoption to estimate per physician total cost of ownership over five years of $48,000 for a standalone EHR in the office to $58,000 for software-as-a-service deployment via the Web.

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