Medicaid EHR Incentive Program
Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009, Program Year 2016 was the last year that Eligible Professionals (EPs) could enroll for participation in the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. As such, enrollment is no longer open for new participants.
For more information, please contact your state Medicaid agency directly.
The Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) was enacted and replaces the previous Medicare reimbursement schedule with a new pay-for-performance program focused on quality and accountability in patient care. Starting January 1, 2017, eligible Medicare Part B clinicians entered a new payment framework called the Quality Payment Program, replacing the Sustainable Growth Rate formula. The Quality Payment Program has two paths for participation:
For more information on how eligible clinicians can participate in the Quality Payment Program through these paths in 2017, please click the links above.