MEDICARE EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ENROLLMENT LEARNING WEBINAR

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "MEDICARE EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ENROLLMENT LEARNING WEBINAR"

Transcription

1 MEDICARE EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ENROLLMENT LEARNING WEBINAR PRESENTERS: MAUREEN SANDBERG & ROXANNE FLETCHER DE REC HIT PRACTICE COORDINATORS THE PRESENTATION WILL BEGIN IN A FEW MOMENTS For more information about the services provided by Quality Insights of Delaware DE REC, please visit our Web site at:

2 WHAT IS THE INCENTIVE PROGRAM? As part of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), CMS is offering incentive programs providing payments to eligible professionals, eligible hospitals, and CAHs that demonstrate meaningful use of certified EHR technology. These programs are providing incentive payments to eligible health care professionals and hospitals as they demonstrate Meaningful Use of certified EHR technology. Medicare: up to $44,000 per eligible provider Medicaid: up to $63,750 per eligible provider

3 WHO CAN APPLY? Medicare Eligible Providers Treat Medicare patients and are one of the following: Doctor of Medicine (MD) Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) Doctor of Oral Surgery Doctor of Dental Medicine Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Doctor of Optometry Chiropractor

4 WHEN DOES ENROLLMENT BEGIN? Registration for the Medicare program began on January 3, Registration for the Delaware Medicaid Incentive program through the CMS MU enrollment site should be available in April. Registration is encouraged as soon as possible. Registration is not related to the 90 day meaningful use period and attestation.

5 STEP 1 IN THE ENROLLMENT PROCESS Be sure you enroll in PECOS. This is an essential part of the process. If you need more information regarding PECOS enrollment, click on the Resources tab found on our DE REC website:

6 ACCESS USER GUIDE FOR ENROLLMENT ASSISTANCE For more information and instructions about enrollment, visit this website: s/ehrmedicareep_registrationuserguide.pdf

7 INFORMATION YOU WILL NEED TO LOG ON To log onto the CMS website You will need your ID and password associated with your NPPES web user account to log on If you do not have an NPPES web user account, you can get one at this address: (This is the same information you need to log on to PECOS on-line.)

8 ACCESS THE INCENTIVE PROGRAM WEBSITE Begin the process of enrolling in the Medicare EHR incentive program by visiting:

9 LOG IN SCREEN

10 REGISTRATION

11 REGISTRATION SELECTION At the bottom of page 7, make sure that you select Register under the Action column.

12 START REGISTRATION

13 IDENTIFY PROFESSIONAL TYPE AND EHR CERTIFICATION STATUS

14 IDENTIFY PAYEE

15 REVIEW ADDRESS AND SUPPLY INFORMATION

16 BEGIN SUBMISSION

17 CONFIRM REGISTRATION INFORMATION

18 PRINT SUBMISSION CONFIRMATION

19 NEXT STEP CONTACT THE REGIONAL EXTENSION CENTER (REC) During the next two years, the REC will assist 1,000 DE physicians with the adoption and meaningful use of Health Information Technology (HIT) We work with all Providers that participate in Medicare and/or Medicaid o Practices in the process of selecting an EHR o Practices actively using EHR and need assistance with fulfilling requirements of Meaningful Use We will help you improve quality and value of healthcare for your patients to o Achieve greater efficiency and improve processes o Improve the patient s experience and outcome of care o Provide tools to protect the integrity, privacy and security of patients health information

20 TIME WHY SHOULD I CALL THE REC NOW? CMS timelines for incentive $$ is tight! NOW is the time to implement or update your EHR system in order to achieve MU before the deadline and we can help! DE REC can save you & your staff valuable time that can be better used to provide patient care and generate revenue for the practice MONEY The team at DE REC are MU experts we know what needs to be done to get your practice to achieve MU and qualify for the incentive money from CMS DE REC will help you realize tremendous savings in training and consultant fees o Outside Consultant / Vendor training fees average $250/hr o REC Consultant Fee - $10/hr for up to 46 hrs for each qualifying PPCP EXPERIENCE Workflow Analysis Vendor Selection Staff Training MU Reporting Privacy & Security - & Much More!

21 The Time To Sign-Up With the DE REC Is NOW

22 CONTACT THE DE REC The #1 Goal of the DE REC: Improving Health Care in Delaware! Quality Insights of Delaware Regional Extension Center will get you MU ving! Maureen Sandberg & Roxanne Fletcher DE REC HIT Practice Coordinators This slide set is available for download on the Resources page on the DE REC Web site. This project is made possible through a grant from the Office of the National Coordinator with Department of Health and Human Services support. Grant no. 90RC0044/01. Publication #: DEREC-LF A..

First Business Seminar Series

First Business Seminar Series First Business Seminar Series Government Incentives for Electronic Health Records Mike Fischer June 22, 2011 Mike Fischer - Consultant 34 years health care management and IT experience 10 years IT Director

More information

HITECH and Meaningful Use - An Overview - To Enrich Lives Through Effective And Caring Service

HITECH and Meaningful Use - An Overview - To Enrich Lives Through Effective And Caring Service Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act HITECH and Meaningful Use - An Overview - HITECH and Meaningful Use - An Overview - Background What is Meaningful Use (MU) MU Criteria

More information

SequelMed EMR is Certified for Meaningful Use Compliance Readiness. Brief Overview of HITECH Act and Meaningful Use.

SequelMed EMR is Certified for Meaningful Use Compliance Readiness. Brief Overview of HITECH Act and Meaningful Use. SequelMed EMR is Certified for Meaningful Use Compliance Readiness. Brief Overview of HITECH Act and Meaningful Use. On February 17, 2009, President Barack Obama signed on a proposed law of American Recovery

More information

EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM REGISTRATION: What You Need to Know

EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM REGISTRATION: What You Need to Know EHR INCENTIVE PRGRAM REGISTRATIN: What You Need to Know What You Need to Know (cont.) Beginning January 3, registration for the EHR incentive program is open for eligible professionals (EPs) and hospitals.

More information

Meaningful Use: FAQs for Providers

Meaningful Use: FAQs for Providers Meaningful Use: FAQs for Providers On Feb. 17, 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) into law. This law includes provisions (known as the HITECH Act) designed

More information

EHR Guide to Available Federal Dollars

EHR Guide to Available Federal Dollars REC Direct Assistance Support: Your Federal Benefits The primary purpose to join the REC is to receive federally subsidized Direct Assistance Support to primary care providers (PPCP). Direct Assistant

More information

Guide To Meaningful Use

Guide To Meaningful Use Guide To Meaningful Use Volume 2 Roadmap to Stage One Qualification Contents Guide to Meaningful Use Volume 2 OVERVIEW INTRODUCTION 1. CERTIFIED EHR VERSION Q1 ~ WE ALREADY HAVE A SPRINGCHARTS VERSION

More information

Understanding Eligibility & Registration for the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs

Understanding Eligibility & Registration for the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Understanding Eligibility & Registration for the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Centers for Medicaid, CHIP, and Survey & Certification February 18, 2011 Session topics Program eligibility -

More information

Preview of the Attestation System for the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program

Preview of the Attestation System for the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program Preview of the Attestation System for the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program The Medicare EHR Incentive Program provides incentive payments to eligible professionals, eligible hospitals

More information

Meaningful Use Registration with CMS for RevolutionEHR Users

Meaningful Use Registration with CMS for RevolutionEHR Users Meaningful Use Registration with CMS for RevolutionEHR Users Overview Doctors of optometry are considered Eligible Professionals (EPs) for the CMS EHR Incentive program that provides incentive funds for

More information

Is your practice ready for an EHR?

Is your practice ready for an EHR? Is your practice ready for an EHR? T he National Center for Primary Care (NCPC) at the Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta was awarded an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act grant to oversee the

More information

Medicaid Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program FAQ

Medicaid Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program FAQ Program Basics 1. What is the Texas Medicaid EHR Incentive Program? As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, federal incentive payments will be available to doctors and hospitals

More information

The EHR Incentive Program

The EHR Incentive Program The EHR Incentive Program Summary of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Final Rule on Meaningful Use On July 13th, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final

More information

Adopting an EHR & Meaningful Use

Adopting an EHR & Meaningful Use Adopting an EHR & Meaningful Use Learn how to qualify for the EHR Incentive Program The materials in this presentation, or prepared as part of this presentation, are provided for informational purposes

More information

Florida Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Overview for Eligible Hospitals

Florida Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Overview for Eligible Hospitals Florida Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Overview for Eligible Hospitals Funding is provided through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to encourage eligible professionals and eligible hospitals

More information

Health IT What Does it Mean to You? Susan Brown, Iowa REC Director September 19, 2012

Health IT What Does it Mean to You? Susan Brown, Iowa REC Director September 19, 2012 Health IT What Does it Mean to You? Susan Brown, Iowa REC Director September 19, 2012 HEALTH IT, EHRs & MEANINGFUL USE 2 Health IT Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3zb5 Jsh_c&feature=endscreen&NR=1

More information

Registration & Attestation For WV Medicaid EHR Incentive. Medicaid Professionals August 8, 2011

Registration & Attestation For WV Medicaid EHR Incentive. Medicaid Professionals August 8, 2011 Registration & Attestation For WV Medicaid EHR Incentive Medicaid Professionals August 8, 2011 Agenda: Federal EHR Incentive Program and Timeline WV Medicaid EHR Incentive for Eligible Providers Eligibility

More information

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Payments for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: May 2013

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Payments for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: May 2013 Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Payments for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: May 2013 The Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program provides for incentive payments to Medicare

More information

ARRA, HITECH Act, and Meaningful Use

ARRA, HITECH Act, and Meaningful Use ARRA, HITECH Act, and Meaningful Use Overview American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act Interoperability and Standards Meaningful

More information

Payment Adjustments & Hardship Exceptions Tipsheet for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: March 2014

Payment Adjustments & Hardship Exceptions Tipsheet for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: March 2014 Payment Adjustments & Hardship Exceptions Tipsheet for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: March 2014 Overview As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), Congress mandated payment

More information

Meaningful Use: Registration & Attestation Eligible Professionals

Meaningful Use: Registration & Attestation Eligible Professionals Meaningful Use: Registration & Attestation Eligible Professionals Meaningful Use Webinar Overview Registration & Attestation: Review Registration Requirements Step by Step Instructional: EHR Incentive

More information

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act) of 2009 provides for incentive payments for Medicare eligible professionals (EPs) who are meaningful

More information

Meaningful Use Stage 1:

Meaningful Use Stage 1: Whitepaper Meaningful Use Stage 1: EHR Incentive Program Information -------------------------------------------------------------- Daw Systems, Inc. UPDATED: November 2012 This document is designed to

More information

Meaningful Use Timeline

Meaningful Use Timeline Eligible Hospitals and CAHs (Federal Fiscal Year Base) Meaningful Use Timeline Year One: October 1, 2010 Reporting year begins for eligible hospitals and CAHs. July 3, 2011 Last day for eligible hospitals

More information

TennCare/Medicaid EHR Provider Incentive Program

TennCare/Medicaid EHR Provider Incentive Program TennCare/Medicaid EHR Provider Incentive Program 2011 Quick History The HITECH Act (creating the EHR Incentive Program) is a part of the American Re-Investment and Recovery Act (ARRA) NOT the Affordable

More information

Iowa Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program Environmental Scan Summary. June 24, 2016

Iowa Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program Environmental Scan Summary. June 24, 2016 Iowa Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program Environmental Scan Summary June 24, 2016 Objective of Study State of health IT engagement EHR Incentive Programs participation EHR vendor/version/certified

More information

Meaningful Reporting From the EHR

Meaningful Reporting From the EHR Meaningful Reporting From the EHR Rebecca Lagerquist EHR Software Analyst / Trainer Delaware Health Net, Inc. April 2010 1 The Challenge In 2004 the White House set the goal that by the year 2014 most

More information

CMS AND ONC FINAL REGULATIONS DEFINE MEANINGFUL USE AND SET STANDARDS FOR ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD INCENTIVE PROGRAM

CMS AND ONC FINAL REGULATIONS DEFINE MEANINGFUL USE AND SET STANDARDS FOR ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD INCENTIVE PROGRAM CMS AND ONC FINAL REGULATIONS DEFINE MEANINGFUL USE AND SET STANDARDS FOR ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD INCENTIVE PROGRAM The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator

More information

Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program

Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program HITECH Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health The HITECH Act was signed into law by President Barack Obama on February 17, 2009 as part of the

More information

Incentives to Accelerate EHR Adoption

Incentives to Accelerate EHR Adoption Incentives to Accelerate EHR Adoption The passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 provides incentives for eligible professionals (EPs) to adopt and use electronic health records

More information

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Payments for Eligible Professionals

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Payments for Eligible Professionals Connecting America for Better Health Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Payments for Eligible Professionals The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act) of 2009 provides for incentive

More information

NHCHC Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records Resource Catalogue. Meaningful Use Overview

NHCHC Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records Resource Catalogue. Meaningful Use Overview Meaningful Use Overview Meaningful use is the use of a certified electronic health record (EHR) to demonstrate improved quality and safety of health care delivery for a patient population within a clinical

More information

What GI Practices Need to Know About the Electronic Health Record Incentive Program. Joel V. Brill, MD, AGAF Lawrence R. Kosinski, MD, MBA, AGAF

What GI Practices Need to Know About the Electronic Health Record Incentive Program. Joel V. Brill, MD, AGAF Lawrence R. Kosinski, MD, MBA, AGAF What GI Practices Need to Know About the Electronic Health Record Incentive Program Joel V. Brill, MD, AGAF Lawrence R. Kosinski, MD, MBA, AGAF Disclosures Joel V. Brill, MD AGAF AGA Registry Executive

More information

NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES EHR MEDICAID INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR ELIGIBLE HOSPITALS

NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES EHR MEDICAID INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR ELIGIBLE HOSPITALS NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES EHR MEDICAID INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR ELIGIBLE HOSPITALS BACKGROUND AND OVERVIEW 2 Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Payment Program Background

More information

WHAT IS MEANINGFUL USE AND HOW WILL IT AFFECT MY PRACTICE? CMS EHR Incentive Programs

WHAT IS MEANINGFUL USE AND HOW WILL IT AFFECT MY PRACTICE? CMS EHR Incentive Programs OVERVIEW WHAT IS MEANINGFUL USE AND HOW WILL IT AFFECT MY PRACTICE? CMS EHR Incentive Programs In 2009, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH) provision of the

More information

Understanding Eligibility & Registration for the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Eligible Hospitals and CAHs

Understanding Eligibility & Registration for the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Eligible Hospitals and CAHs Understanding Eligibility & Registration for the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Eligible Hospitals and CAHs CMS Kansas City Regional Office May 4, 2011 1 Agenda Eligibility for Incentives Dually

More information

Demonstrating Meaningful Use for the EHR Incentive Programs

Demonstrating Meaningful Use for the EHR Incentive Programs Demonstrating Meaningful Use for the EHR Incentive Programs By Stephanie Mahlin, Member of Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O. s Health Law Practice Group 1. Introduction Under the Health Information Technology

More information

Lessons Learned From Medicare EHR Registration and Attestation for Eligible Providers (EPs)

Lessons Learned From Medicare EHR Registration and Attestation for Eligible Providers (EPs) Lessons Learned From Medicare EHR Registration and Attestation for Eligible Providers (EPs) Size 120 providers with over 550 employees Multi-specialty group in various locations with career physicians,

More information

Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Final Rule. Implementing the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009

Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Final Rule. Implementing the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Final Rule Implementing the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 Overview American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act) February 2009 Medicare &

More information

Medicaid Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program FAQ

Medicaid Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program FAQ STATE OF NEVADA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DIVISION OF HEALTH CARE FINANCING AND POLICY MICHAEL J. WILLDEN Director BRIAN SANDOVAL Governor CHARLES DUARTE Administrator Medicaid Electronic

More information

Nevada Incentive Payment Program For Electronic Health Records

Nevada Incentive Payment Program For Electronic Health Records Nevada Incentive Payment Program For Electronic Health Records State of Nevada Department of Health and Human Services Division of Health Care Financing and Policy 2013 Hewlett-Packard Development Company,

More information

Eligible Hospitals Meaningful Use Stage 1

Eligible Hospitals Meaningful Use Stage 1 South Dakota Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment Program Eligible Hospitals Meaningful Use Stage 1 User Guide 10/23/12 1 Eligible Hospitals Meaningful Use Stage 1 TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Welcome Page: Account

More information

Meaningful Use for Radiology Frequently Asked Questions

Meaningful Use for Radiology Frequently Asked Questions www.merge.com Meaningful Use for Radiology Frequently Asked Questions What is Meaningful Use? Meaningful Use is broad terminology that refers to a government sponsored initiative that has been designed

More information

As of January 1, 2014 all EHR certifications are required to meet 2014 Edition Criteria.

As of January 1, 2014 all EHR certifications are required to meet 2014 Edition Criteria. As of January 1, 2014 all EHR certifications are required to meet 2014 Edition Criteria. There will be a new CMS EHR Certification ID number for every EHR product that must be updated in each provider

More information

Dan Morreale, Board Member, NJ HIMSS William O'Byrne, Executive Director, NJ-HITEC Linda Reed, VP/CIO, Atlantic Health System Kevin Lanphear, DO,

Dan Morreale, Board Member, NJ HIMSS William O'Byrne, Executive Director, NJ-HITEC Linda Reed, VP/CIO, Atlantic Health System Kevin Lanphear, DO, The Final Rule for Meaningful Use of Certified EMRs September 7, 2010 12PM-1PM1PM Panelists Dan Morreale, Board Member, NJ HIMSS William O'Byrne, Executive Director, NJ-HITEC Linda Reed, VP/CIO, Atlantic

More information

Medicare Attestation Guide

Medicare Attestation Guide Medicare Attestation Guide Once you start attesting and you hit the Save & Continue button you may log out at any time and continue your attestation later. All of the information that you will be saved

More information

Payment Adjustments & Hardship Exceptions Tipsheet for Eligible Professionals

Payment Adjustments & Hardship Exceptions Tipsheet for Eligible Professionals Overview Payment Adjustments & Hardship Exceptions Tipsheet for Eligible Professionals Last Updated: October 2013 As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), Congress mandated

More information

11/5/2010. Mara Robertson Tennessee Primary Care Assoc. November 5, 2010. Meaningful Use:

11/5/2010. Mara Robertson Tennessee Primary Care Assoc. November 5, 2010. Meaningful Use: Mara Robertson Tennessee Primary Care Assoc. November 5, 2010 1 Meaningful Use: What s the Big Deal! 2 1 ... 3 4 2 5 Internal Pressures 6 3 External Motivation President Promotes Switching To Electronic

More information

Meaningful Use for Eligible Providers. Session One: ARRA Meaningful Use Overview

Meaningful Use for Eligible Providers. Session One: ARRA Meaningful Use Overview Meaningful Use for Eligible Providers Session One: ARRA Meaningful Use Overview How to Navigate This Session Articulate offers many features that may assist with using recorded training. Please check out

More information

An Overview of Meaningful Use: FAQs

An Overview of Meaningful Use: FAQs An Overview of Meaningful Use: FAQs On Feb. 17, 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) into law. This new law includes provisions (known as the HITECH Act)

More information

MEDICARE AND MEDICAID ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD (EHR) INCENTIVE PROGRAM: OVERVIEW

MEDICARE AND MEDICAID ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD (EHR) INCENTIVE PROGRAM: OVERVIEW MEDICARE AND MEDICAID ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD (EHR) INCENTIVE PROGRAM: OVERVIEW The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 provides for incentive payments for Medicare and Medicaid eligible hospitals

More information

It s where we drive Quality Improvement and Get Money to aid in our ability to provide quality patient care

It s where we drive Quality Improvement and Get Money to aid in our ability to provide quality patient care Leslie H. Perkins Leslie H. Perkins It s where we drive Quality Improvement and Get Money to aid in our ability to provide quality patient care The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act)

More information

CMS Medicare EHR Incentive Attestation for Eligible Professionals (EPs)

CMS Medicare EHR Incentive Attestation for Eligible Professionals (EPs) CMS Medicare EHR Incentive Attestation for Eligible Professionals (EPs) Paul Forlenza, VITL VP Policy and Special Projects May 3, 2011 pforlenza@vitl.net 802-839-1942 v10 1 Topics Review Medicare EHR Incentives

More information

Summary of Health Information Technology Incentives and Resources

Summary of Health Information Technology Incentives and Resources Summary of Health Information Technology Incentives and Resources February 2011 This is a publication of the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), a program of the National Rural Health Resource

More information

TABLE 22 MAXIMUM TOTAL AMOUNT OF EHR INCENTIVE PAYMENTS FOR A MEDICARE EP WHO DOES NOT PREDOMINATELY FURNISH SERVICES IN A HPSA

TABLE 22 MAXIMUM TOTAL AMOUNT OF EHR INCENTIVE PAYMENTS FOR A MEDICARE EP WHO DOES NOT PREDOMINATELY FURNISH SERVICES IN A HPSA The second paper in this series began an overview of the provider requirements within the final rule on meaningful use, published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on July 28, 2010. This

More information

Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs

Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Proposed Rule for Stage 2 Meaningful Use Requirements Proposed Rule Everything discussed in this presentation is part of a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM).

More information

Contact: Barbara J Stout RN, BSC Implementation Specialist University of Kentucky Regional Extension Center 859-323-4895

Contact: Barbara J Stout RN, BSC Implementation Specialist University of Kentucky Regional Extension Center 859-323-4895 Contact: Barbara J Stout RN, BSC Implementation Specialist University of Kentucky Regional Extension Center 859-323-4895 $19.2B $17.2B Provider Incentives $2B HIT (HHS/ONC) Medicare & Medicaid Incentives

More information

Understanding Attestation for the Medicare EHR Incentive Programs Eligible Professionals. National Provider Call May 5, 2011

Understanding Attestation for the Medicare EHR Incentive Programs Eligible Professionals. National Provider Call May 5, 2011 Understanding Attestation for the Medicare EHR Incentive Programs Eligible Professionals National Provider Call May 5, 2011 1 Agenda Path to payment Register Attest Payments Walkthrough of the Attestation

More information

EHR Incentive Registration. January 11, 2011

EHR Incentive Registration. January 11, 2011 EHR Incentive Registration January 11, 2011 What you need before you start Eligibility requirements Print Registration User Guide NPI Number NPPES web user account, user ID, password PECOS number Social

More information

ARIZONA MEDICAID EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM

ARIZONA MEDICAID EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ARIZONA MEDICAID EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM Reference Guide for Proposed Draft as of April 7, 2011 Subject to CMS Approval REVISION HISTORY Version Number Date Reviewer Comments 1.0 04.07.2011 EHR Workgroup

More information

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions The list of questions is ordered and organized by topic (overview, eligibility, patient volume, registration, certified EHR technology, meaningful use, clinical quality measures, stage 2 meaningful use

More information

Wyoming. Eligible Professional Meaningful Use Modified Stage 2 User Manual for Program Year 2015. April 2015 Version 1

Wyoming. Eligible Professional Meaningful Use Modified Stage 2 User Manual for Program Year 2015. April 2015 Version 1 Wyoming Eligible Professional Meaningful Use Modified Stage 2 User Manual for Program Year 2015 April 2015 Version 1 Table of Contents 1 Background... 1 2 Introduction... 2 3 Eligibility... 3 3.1 Out-of-State

More information

Stage 2 Meaningful Use

Stage 2 Meaningful Use Stage 2 Meaningful Use Stage 2 Topics Overview 2014 Reporting Changes Medicaid Provider Eligibility Measures Overview Core Objectives Comparison Menu Objectives Comparison Clinical Quality Measures 2 High

More information

EHR Incentive Payments Medicare and Medicaid Indiana

EHR Incentive Payments Medicare and Medicaid Indiana EHR Incentive Payments Medicare and Medicaid Indiana OPTIMIZING EHR PAYMENTS William Rees, CPA Director 317-713-7942 brees@blueandco.com EHR Regulations EHR Incentive Legislation: American Recovery and

More information

(EHR) Incentive Program

(EHR) Incentive Program REGISTRATION USER GUIDE For Eligible Professionals Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program DECEMBER 2010 (01.20.11 ver3) CONTENTS Step 1... Getting started 3 Step 2... Login instruction

More information

IMS Meaningful Use Webinar

IMS Meaningful Use Webinar IMS Meaningful Use Webinar Presented on: May 9 11:00am 12:00pm (PDT) May 13 12:00pm 1:00pm (EST) This Webinar Will Be Recorded! Please send questions that you may have after the session to: info@suitemed.com

More information

Improve the Quality of Care and Earn $12,000 A simple guide to understanding the Medicare EHR Incentive program, from registration through

Improve the Quality of Care and Earn $12,000 A simple guide to understanding the Medicare EHR Incentive program, from registration through Improve the Quality of Care and Earn $12,000 A simple guide to understanding the Medicare EHR Incentive program, from registration through attestation. Objectives How to calculate Medicare Incentives and

More information

Federal Regulatory Policy Report. Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentives: Reassigning Payments

Federal Regulatory Policy Report. Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentives: Reassigning Payments Federal Regulatory Policy Report Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentives: Reassigning Payments October 2010 COPYRIGHT OCTOBER 2010 National Association of Community Health Centers, 2010

More information

County of Los Angeles Department of Mental Health Office of the Medical Director Managed Care Division Provider Relations Unit

County of Los Angeles Department of Mental Health Office of the Medical Director Managed Care Division Provider Relations Unit County of Los Angeles Department of Mental Health Office of the Medical Director Managed Care Division Provider Relations Unit FEE-FOR-SERVICES ISSUES WORK GROUP MEETING Welcome and Introductions Wednesday,

More information

Meaningful Use for Physician Offices

Meaningful Use for Physician Offices Meaningful Use for Physician Offices Eligibility, Registration and Meeting the Criteria Elizabeth M. Neuwirth 203 772 7742 eneuwirth@murthalaw.com H. Kennedy Hudner 860 240 6029 khudner@murthalaw.comemail

More information

Virginia Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Overview

Virginia Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Overview Virginia Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Overview Virginia HIT Regional Extension Center Pamela Delo, BSN, RN, CPHIMS Program Operations Manager Anna Adam Outreach Manager About Virginia HIT (VHIT) Regional

More information

NY Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. Eligible Professionals Program Eligibility and AIU Webinar www.emedny.org/meipass

NY Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. Eligible Professionals Program Eligibility and AIU Webinar www.emedny.org/meipass Eligible Professionals Program Eligibility and AIU Webinar www.emedny.org/meipass May 2015 2 Program Eligibility and AIU Overview of EHR Eligibility and Medicaid Patient Volume Adopt / Implement / Upgrade

More information

Meaningful Use Stage 2. Meeting Meaningful Use Stage 2 with InstantPHR TM. www.getrealhealth.com

Meaningful Use Stage 2. Meeting Meaningful Use Stage 2 with InstantPHR TM. www.getrealhealth.com www.getrealhealth.com Meaningful Use Overview We are at the forefront of the patient engagement era. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 included the Health Information Technology for Economic

More information

Providers Guide to Meaningful Use

Providers Guide to Meaningful Use Updated: 5/16/2011 Table of Contents 1. Purpose of this Guide... 3 2. Meaningful Use: A Summary Overview... 4 3. Eligibility Requirements for Professionals... 7 4. Registering for the Incentives... 9 5.

More information

JULY 2010 FINAL RULE. Medicare & Medicaid Programs Electronic Health Record Incentive Program as it Applies to Physicians

JULY 2010 FINAL RULE. Medicare & Medicaid Programs Electronic Health Record Incentive Program as it Applies to Physicians JULY 2010 FINAL RULE Medicare & Medicaid Programs Electronic Health Record Incentive Program as it Applies to Physicians 2 JULY 2010 FINAL RULE - STAGE ONE MEANINGFUL USE Summary Points Brief History...

More information

HIPAA COMPLIANCE PLAN FOR 2013

HIPAA COMPLIANCE PLAN FOR 2013 HIPAA COMPLIANCE PLAN FOR 2013 Welcome! Presentor is Rebecca Morehead, Practice Manager Strategist www.practicemanagersolutions.com Meaningful Use? As a way to encourage hospitals and providers to adopt

More information

Registration and Attestation

Registration and Attestation Registration and Attestation Presented by: Deb Anderson, HTS Consultant and Sarah Leake, HTS Consultant HTS, a division of Mountain Pacific Quality Health Foundation 1 About Health Technology Services

More information

Meaningful Use Updates. HIT Summit September 19, 2015

Meaningful Use Updates. HIT Summit September 19, 2015 Meaningful Use Updates HIT Summit September 19, 2015 Meaningful Use Updates Nadine Owen, BS,CHTS-IS, CHTS-IM Health IT Analyst Hawaii Health Information Exchange No other relevant financial disclosures.

More information

How to Play by the (Final) Rules:

How to Play by the (Final) Rules: Click to edit Master title style How to Play by the (Final) Rules: An Overview of Meaningful Use Stage 2 Bruce Maki, MA M-CEITA / Altarum Institute Regulatory and Incentive Program Analyst March 11, 2015

More information

FCDS Webinar Meaningful Use

FCDS Webinar Meaningful Use FCDS Webinar Meaningful Use January 23, 2014 Monique Hernandez Florida Cancer Data System Meaningful Use Coordinator What is Meaningful Use? O Meaningful Use (MU) is a program through the Centers for Medicare

More information

CMS Proposes Rule for Electronic Health Record Standards and Specifications

CMS Proposes Rule for Electronic Health Record Standards and Specifications CMS Proposes Rule for Electronic Health Record Standards and Specifications By Craig A. Conway, J.D., LL.M. (Health Law) caconway@central.uh.edu Although it is not receiving as much attention as a companion

More information

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ELIGIBLE PROFESSIONAL PROVIDER MANUAL

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ELIGIBLE PROFESSIONAL PROVIDER MANUAL Medical Assistance HIT Initiative Medical Assistance EHR Provider Incentive Program Eligible Professional Provider Manual V.1.5 STATE OF RHODE ISLAND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM ELIGIBLE PROFESSIONAL

More information

NEW HAMPSHIRE MEDICAID EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM

NEW HAMPSHIRE MEDICAID EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM NEW HAMPSHIRE MEDICAID EHR INCENTIVE PROGRAM Eligible Professional Reference Guide for Stage 1 Meaningful Use EP REVISION HISTORY Version Number Date Comments 1.0 September 2013 Posted on NH Medicaid EHR

More information

Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Eligible Hospitals. New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Office of Medicaid Business and Policy

Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Eligible Hospitals. New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Office of Medicaid Business and Policy Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Eligible Hospitals New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Office of Medicaid Business and Policy NH Medicaid EHR Team Andrew Chalsma (Chief, Office of Medicaid

More information

EMR and Meaningful Use. How to Prepare for Audits and Avoid Penalties

EMR and Meaningful Use. How to Prepare for Audits and Avoid Penalties EMR and Meaningful Use How to Prepare for Audits and Avoid Penalties Payment Adjustments for Eligible Professionals who are not Users of Certified Electronic Health Records (EHR) Technology Off-Label Use

More information

Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs: Certified EHR Technology. National Provider Call CMS and ONC June 27, 2013

Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs: Certified EHR Technology. National Provider Call CMS and ONC June 27, 2013 Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs: Certified EHR Technology National Provider Call CMS and ONC June 27, 2013 1 Medicare Learning Network This National Provider Call is brought to you by the

More information

Electronic Health Records. Going Beyond Data Collection to Making the Data Usable

Electronic Health Records. Going Beyond Data Collection to Making the Data Usable Electronic Health Records Going Beyond Data Collection to Making the Data Usable Overview Compliance to the Meaningful Use guidelines in the Health Information Technology Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH)

More information

CMS Seeks Improved Quality of Care, Patient Engagement Through Stage 2 Meaningful Use Criteria

CMS Seeks Improved Quality of Care, Patient Engagement Through Stage 2 Meaningful Use Criteria September 12, 2012 CMS Seeks Improved Quality of Care, Patient Engagement Through Stage 2 Meaningful Use Criteria The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published on September 4, 2012, a final

More information

Electronic Health Records: What it Means for Today s Radiologist By: Anne Reynolds

Electronic Health Records: What it Means for Today s Radiologist By: Anne Reynolds Electronic Health Records: What it Means for Today s Radiologist By: Anne Reynolds Introduction Program Overview In February of 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of

More information

1 13 ESSENTIAL STEPS TO BECOMING ICD-10 COMPLIANT With Practice Management Software. The Beginner s Guide to EHR Meaningful Use

1 13 ESSENTIAL STEPS TO BECOMING ICD-10 COMPLIANT With Practice Management Software. The Beginner s Guide to EHR Meaningful Use 1 13 ESSENTIAL STEPS TO BECOMING ICD-10 COMPLIANT With Practice Management Software The Beginner s Guide to EHR Meaningful Use 2 THE BEGINNER S GUIDE TO EHR MEANINGFUL USE CONTENTS Introduction...3 Components

More information

CMS EHR Incentive Programs

CMS EHR Incentive Programs CMS EHR Incentive Programs Meaningful Use and the ASC CMS Ambulatory Surgical Centers, as an institution, are not eligible for any of the CMS EHR Incentive programs. However, Eligible Professionals that

More information

Georgia Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentives Program

Georgia Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentives Program Georgia Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentives Program A Webinar for Eligible Professionals May 17, 2011 Presenter: Jacqueline Koffi, DCH Agenda EHR Incentive Program Background Vision and Goals

More information

Meaningful Use Stage 2 Deciphered

Meaningful Use Stage 2 Deciphered Meaningful Use Stage 2 Deciphered Providers Face More Stringent Requirements and Greater Challenges In 2014, the federal government will raise the bar for healthcare providers when Meaningful Use Stage

More information

Meaningful Use. Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs

Meaningful Use. Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Meaningful Use Medicare and Medicaid Table of Contents What is Meaningful Use?... 1 Table 1: Patient Benefits... 2 What is an EP?... 4 How are Registration and Attestation Being Handled?... 5 What are

More information

State Level Registration for Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. - Hospitals -

State Level Registration for Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. - Hospitals - State Level Registration for Medicaid EHR Incentive Program - Hospitals - Version 1.3 10/30/14 1 Table of Contents State Level Registration... 3 Year 1 Registration... 7 Year 2 Registration... 11 Hardship

More information

Medicare EHR Incentive Program Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program Comparison Last Updated: May 2013

Medicare EHR Incentive Program Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program Comparison Last Updated: May 2013 EHR Incentive Program Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program Comparison Last Updated: May 2013 e: This tip sheet identifies opportunities for certain providers

More information

Quality Reporting Initiatives. Part 2 - Meaningful Use

Quality Reporting Initiatives. Part 2 - Meaningful Use Quality Reporting Initiatives Part 2 - Meaningful Use 2 Agenda Overview of the EHR Meaningful Use Program Requirements for Meaningful use reporting Timeline for reporting stages Electronic Clinical Quality

More information

National HIT Initiatives & Changing Landscape of Medical Technology

National HIT Initiatives & Changing Landscape of Medical Technology . National HIT Initiatives & Changing Landscape of Medical Technology Dominic H. Mack MD,MBA Executive Medical Director GA-HITREC Deputy Director National Center for Primary Care Morehouse School of Medicine

More information