Category: Meaningful Use

Two New Recorded Webinars for Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

Date: October 3rd, 2017

CORHIO has recorded two informational webinars for those interested in participating in the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program.

The End of Medicare EHR Incentive Program—What does that mean for Medicaid Providers?

Date: July 18th, 2017

2017 will be a year of transition as CMS concludes the Medicare EHR Incentive Program and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) begins. With new information coming out daily, it can be challenging to keep up. Below are a few noteworthy points of interest.

Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Attestation Site Now Open

Date: April 29th, 2016
Topics: Meaningful Use

Eligible Professionals now have until June 30th to attest to Meaningful Use for program year 2015

Are You Prepared for Upcoming Meaningful Use Requirements (and Avoiding Payment Adjustments)?

Date: April 5th, 2016

Here are a few highlights on upcoming deadlines and requirements for the EHR Incentive Programs, the potential payment adjustments for not participating, and how CORHIO can help.

Our Take on the Recent Meaningful Use News

We live and breathe Meaningful Use every day. Here’s what we think about all the hoopla. Anyone following the Meaningful Use program has heard the latest – Andy Slavitt, acting CMS administrator, made some interesting comments about the program at a conference in mid-January.

An In-Depth Look at the Public Health Objective in Modified Stage 2 of Meaningful Use

Date: December 14th, 2015

CMS released the final ruling for changes to the EHR Incentive Program and Meaningful Use on October 6, 2015, which included several changes to the Public Health objective. In previous years, the public health measures required “Ongoing Submission” to a public health agency. Starting in 2015, the wording was changed to “Active Engagement” to allow greater flexibility for eligible professionals (EPs) and eligible hospitals (EHs).

Get Serious About Your Security Risk Assessment

Date: November 10th, 2015

With the end of the 2015 reporting year quickly coming to a close, it’s time to start thinking about conducting or reviewing your Security Risk Assessment (SRA). Congratulations and a job well done to those who are on top of their game and have already accomplished this task. For those who haven’t, you must complete an SRA no later than the date of your attestation and it must cover your EHR reporting period.

Meaningful Use - So What's Changing?

Date: August 14th, 2015
Topics: EHRs, Meaningful Use

Long summer days and vacations can easily make your forget about MU, but big changes are on the horizon. At the time of publishing, the final rule for the 2015-2017 Modifications to Meaningful Use has not yet been released but it is the perfect time to reacquaint yourselves with it.

Save the Date - CORHIO Boot Camp October 20th

Due to the anticipated changes to Meaningful Use and the EHR Incentive Programs and to the numerous advances in the Health IT field including HIE and quality reporting, CORHIO is organizing a 2015 Health IT Boot Camp.