CMS will be at the AHIMA Conference later this week, new EHR videos are now up on the CMS YouTube channel, and updated EHR Incentive Programs' payment and registration numbers are available online.
AHIMA ConferenceAre you attending the 2011 AHIMA Convention and Exhibit, which takes place from September 30 – October 6 in Salt Lake City, Utah? CMS will be at booth #1631, and will have representatives from the CMS EHR Incentive Programs on-site to provide information about the programs and hear your participation stories. Attendees are encouraged to visit the booth and get the resources they need to successfully participate in the EHR Incentive Programs.
CMS has posted new videos to the CMS, including:
- An overview video, titled EHR: Delaware Meaningful Use Recognition Ceremony, where providers participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program were honored.
- An overview video, titled EHR: Cherokee Nation Receives Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment, where Dr. Woitte and the Cherokee Nation were honored for participating in the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program and for being the first tribe to receive an incentive payment.
Updated Registration and Payment NumbersAs of August 31, 2011, more than 90,000 providers have registered for the EHR Incentive Programs, and more than $652 million has been received in incentive payments for both the Medicare and Medicaid programs. If you have not already done so, take a look at CMS' Educational Materials page on the EHR website to find helpful information about eligibility, registration, meaningful use, and attestation.
Want more information about the EHR Incentive Programs?Make sure to visit the EHR Incentive Programs website for the latest news and updates on the EHR Incentive Programs.