Grant programs exist and allow you to receive a payback to cover a part of your expenses for Electronic Medical Record (EMR) license. They were created to make EMR more accessible for you. In fact, many studies have concluded that computerizing physician's practice ensures a better quality of care for patients and make their everyday work more efficient. Almost the entire part of your monthly bills is covered by those programs. Considering this, why wouldn't you use Omnimed, a certified EMR approved by the ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux (MSSS)?
Refund | Omnimed LicenceS
This grant program allows to general practitioner to receive a refund on an EMR license with specific billing codes created for this purpose. No matter if you work in a family medicine group (FMG), a non-FMG or if you're involved in a super-clinic's walk-in, you can receive more than 450$ each quarter for your EMR license.
Computer equipment and Internet connexion fees are also included in that program! Consult the section 17.00 Frais de cabinet liés à l'utilisation d'un DME to learn more about general conditions to claim your refund.
Furthermore, the Programme québécois d'adoption du dossier médical électronique (PQADME), also available for general physicians, was launched in the last years. Inscriptions ended August 31th, 2016. Thus, you must already be registered to the program to receive refunds. About this first program :
Allowed amounts differ depending on the clinic type you work in (FMG, non-FMG, private or public establishment).
The selected EMR must be certified (Omnimed is).
You must participate to the Quebec Health Record (QHR).
The maximum amount allowed can reach 1400$ annually for an EMR license. Furthermore, EMR implementation and computer equipment costs are both eligible for a refund up to 70 % of a maximum of 5000$.
Visit this website to learn more.
Refund | Trainings
It’s also possible to receive a refund on Omnimed EMR trainings. We offer you a personalized accompaniment so you can obtain that financial help.
Refund up to 1839$ annually.
50% of training fees
50% of trained employees salaries
* with an official evaluation of an advisor at Emploi-Québec.