Medicare EHR Incentive Program Attestation Deadline for 2014 Payment Year Participation - March 20

Mar 20, 2015 - Mar 20, 2015 11:00 PM



The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Wednesday, February 25 that eligible professionals (EPs) participating in the meaningful use electronic health record (EHR) incentive and penalty program will now have until March 20 to attest to meaningful use for the 2014 reporting year

Podiatric Physicians who are participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program must attest to meeting meaningful use with their EHR now have until March 20, 2015, to receive the 2014 payment year incentive.

If you miss the March 20, 2015, attestation deadline, you will not be eligible to receive the 2014 Medicare incentive. Medicare penalties begin in 2015 for physicians and other providers who are not meaningful users of EHR technology.

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