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The Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs — also known as Meaningful Use — provide financial incentives to eligible professionals as they adopt and demonstrate "meaningful use" of certified EHR technology through improved quality, safety, and efficiency of patient care.
2015 MU Hardship Exception Applications
Information and guidance on how to apply for 2015 MU hardship application through new streamlined process.
Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs
Overview and links to resources and tools.
Registration for Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs
Information and links to resources for registration and attestation.
FAQs on Participation in EHR Incentive Programs
CMS posts FAQs to keep you informed of changes to the EHR Incentive Programs and how to participate:
HHS resources and information on Meaningful Use
HHS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) provide resources and information on EHR Implementation and Meaningful Use for providers and professionals.
Method for Reporting Quality Measures Using a QCDR
An overview of ACP's Genesis Registry, a qualified clinical data registry (QCDR) for quality improvement.
Meaningful Use Attestation Batch Upload Page
Information on how to submit attestation information in one file for upload to the Medicare ER Incentive Program Registration and Attestation System.
HIPAA and Interoperability
What EPs Need to Know for 2016 Fact Sheet
This CMS resource summarizes what EPs need to know in order to qualify for EHR Incentive Programs in 2016.
Specification Sheet for Meaningful Use in 2016
This table describes the objectives and measures for the EHR Incentive Programs in 2016.
Alternate Exclusions & Specifications Overview for 2016
CMS provides an overview of alternate exclusions and specifications for certain objectives and measures under the EHR Incentive Programs in 2016.
Eligible Professional Attestation Worksheet for Modified Stage 2 in 2016
This CMS worksheet allows EPs to log their meaningful use measures to use as a reference when attesting for the EHR Incentive Program in the CMS system.
Public Health Reporting Tipsheet for EPs in 2016
This CMS resource provides an overview of the public health reporting objective, measures, and alternate exclusions for EPs.
Security Risk Analysis Tip Sheet
CMS provides guidance on how to conduct or review a security risk analysis to meet the requirements under the EHR Incentive Programs in 2016.
Guide for EPs Practicing in Multiple Locations
This CMS resource provides guidance on the additional steps that EPs who practice in multiple locations must take in order to successfully participate in the EHR Incentive Programs.
Broadband Access Exclusions Tipsheet for 2015-2017
This CMS tipsheet helps physicians determine their eligibility for the broadband access exclusions.
Summary Final Rule MU Modification 2015-17
ACP's summary of the key provisions from the Meaningful Use Modifications for 2015-17 Final Rule.
What's Changed for EHR Incentive Programs in 2015-2017 (Modified Stage 2)
This CMS resource provides an overview of the changes that apply for the EHR Incentive Programs in 2015 through 2017 (Modified Stage 2)
2015-2017 Objectives and Measures for EPs
This CMS table outlines the EHR Incentive Programs Measures and Objectives in 2015 through 2017.
Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement Resource Center
Provides tools and resources for the development, testing, certification, implementation, reporting, continuous evaluation of electronic clinical quality measures and their improvement.
National Broadband Map is particularly helpful for providers in the EHR Incentive Programs that need to determine their broadband download speed for exclusion criteria.
Updated CMS Guidance for Calculating Patient Electronic Access Across Multiple Providers
If you are an eligible professional, new CMS guidance may help you meet the Patient Electronic Access objective.
Guide to Privacy and Security of Health Information
This ONC instructional guide is designed to help practices understand the important role privacy and security play in the use of electronic health records (EHRs) and Meaningful Use.
Beginners Guide to Meaningful Use
This interactive slide set from CMS explains the EHR incentive program for Stage 1 eligible professionals.