Friday, October 21, 2016

Don’t Miss Out on Incentive Payments

You may be eligible to participate in the S.C. Medicaid EHR Incentive Program, which provides incentive payments to EPs as they demonstrate the adoption, implementation, upgrading or meaningful use of certified EHR technology. The EHR Incentive Programs; are designed to support providers in this period of Health IT transition and instill the use of EHRs in meaningful ways to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of patient health care. Providers that are eligible to participate may receive up to $63,750 for full participation in the program. This includes a payment in the first participation year of $21,250 to adopt, implement or upgrade (AIU) to a Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT) system, or to demonstrate meaningful use (MU) of CEHRT. To learn more, view the Program Brochure and PY 2016 Announcement.