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Upcoming CMS EHR Incentive Program Dates


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