Nebraska Medicaid Program

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Incentive Program

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April 30, 2017 is the Program 2016 year deadline for submission of Attestations

A copy of the “How To:  1st Time Attesting with EHR" webinar can be found on our EHR Library page! 

Program Year 2017 Reporting Clarification

NEWFor Providers/Hospitals Having Attested to Meaningful Use at Least Once

CQM Reporting – 365 days
EHR Reporting – 90 day period

Affected Providers/Hospitals need to collect CQM data for a full year.

 
EP specific language can be found at:
https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2015-25595/p-2081
  1. CQM Reporting Period for EPs

Hospital specific language can be found at:
https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2015-25595/p-2087

  1. CQM Reporting Period for Eligible Hospitals and CAHs

2016:  Last Chance to Enroll in the Nebraska Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

Program Year 2016 is the final year in which Eligible Professionals (EPs) and Eligible Hospitals (EHs, acute and children) can begin to participate in the Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program.

There are many benefits to program participation, including the following:

  • Providers that are eligible to participate can receive up to $63,750 for full participation in the program.  This includes a payment in the first participation year of up to $21,250 to adopt, implement, or upgrade (AIU) to a Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT) system
  • Use of CEHRT can achieve measurable improvements in patient health care delivery and performance to promote better patient outcomes such as:
    • Faster diagnoses and improved patient safety
    • Practice efficiencies and cost savings, including documentation and coding management
    • Care coordination, including electronic exchange of clinical information with other designated providers
    • Patient participation/self-management

To Participate in the Nebraska Medicaid EHR Incentive Program, an EP must:

Don’t miss this opportunity to receive incentive payments for improving patient care through EHR technology

START PARTICIPATING TODAY!
 
 

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