Eligible healthcare professionals and hospitals can begin registering to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record payment system.
December 30, 2010 11:45 AM
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that registration for its Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) incentive programs will begin January 3, 2011.
To prepare for registration, CMS said, interested providers should familiarize themselves with the requirements on the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive programs’ Web site. The site provides information on the programs, including tabs on the path to payment, eligibility, meaningful use, certified EHR technology, and frequently asked questions.