This site provides an online community and repository for State Medicaid agencies to communicate and collaborate in the successful implementation of the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program.
Audit FAQ Update, 09/24/2018
New Auditing FAQs have been
developed and posted for states to reference. Additional questions were incorporated
around EH Audits, NLR transactions, and enhanced FFP end dates. States should consider
accelerating their auditing if necessary, to ensure deadlines are met.
Meaningful Use – MIPS Crosswalk Tool Available, 9/21/2018
Medicare has moved away from a parallel EHR incentive program towards the use of
CEHRT into a broader value-based payment program. Providers able to participate
in both programs are faced with additional administrative complexity in managing
requirements of both programs. CMS has developed a
toolkit on the overlap of the two programs.
HITECH 101 Training Webinar, 8/27/2018
CMS and the Medicaid EHR Team (MeT) offered a Medicaid HITECH 101 Training Session
during Spring 2018. You can access the recording
here. This webinar covers the background on HITECH, EHR Incentive Program
(Promoting Interoperability) requirements, Meaningful Use (MU), tools and more.
Q4 Quarterly Report Due Tuesday, October 30th, 8/27/2018
States will need to complete their 2018 Federal Fiscal Year 4th Quarter Report using
the Quarterly RO Data
Tool and upload their CEHRT ID Report to their State's Folder.
Acronym Glossary of Health Information Technology Terms, 7/9/2018
An Acronym Glossary
of Health Information Technology Terms has been developed for states to
use as a reference. More than 300 terms are included in the glossary.
Capitalizing Gains Webinar, 5/8/2018
Recordings of the 2-part webinar series, “Capitalizing on the Gains of the
Medicaid EHR Incentive Program” (held on February 22, 2018 and March 13, 2018),
are now available on the Technical Assistance portal. Please click the following
link to access the webinar recordings and a printable 508 compliant version of the
webinar presentation: https://www.medicaidhitechta.org/Training/Webinars/2018Webinars.aspx.
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Using Telemedicine to Combat the Opioid Epidemic
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:00:38 -0400
Disaster Planning Your Health IT
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 13:07:06 -0400
HIPAA & Health Information Portability: A Foundation for Interoperability
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