Upcoming CMS EHR Incentive Program Dates03.29.2011
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ EHR Incentive Program has registered over 25,000 eligible physicians and hospitals, and, it has paid out over $37 million so far.
Here are some upcoming events and milestone dates to keep on your radar:
- April 1, 2011: CMS will host a national provider education call for eligible professionals about registration for the incentive program for Medicare.
Interested providers can access registration through CMS at its incentive program Web site.
- April 2011 – Attestation for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program begins
- May 2011 – EHR Incentive Payments expected to begin
- October 1, 2011 – Last day for eligible professionals to begin their 90-day reporting period for calendar year 2011 for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program