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Wisconsin Medicaid EHR Incentive

Program Announcements
  • Attention Program Year 2014 Applicants: The Wisconsin Medicaid EHR Incentive Program is aware of the 2014 CEHRT Flexibility Final Rule published by CMS on September 4, 2014. Please be advised that if you intend to apply for Program Year 2014 using one of the CEHRT Flexibility options, you will not be able to apply until Spring 2015 because attestation system changes are required. Applicants not using a CEHRT Flexibility option may continue to complete applications for the Program. A ForwardHealth Update will be published in Fall 2014 to provide additional guidance.
  • Program Year 2014 Grace Period Extended: The last day for Eligible Hospitals and Eligible Professionals to submit a Program Year 2014 application is May 31, 2015.
  • The Standard Deduction for Eligible Professional patient volume in Program Year 2014 is 8.11%.
  • Eligible Hospitals and Eligible Professionals are required to register with the Wisconsin Division of Public Health to initiate an onboarding process for any of the public health objectives. For more information visit Public Health.
  • Watch the new Introduction to Eligible Professional Patient Volume Webinar for information on how to calculate Patient Volume in Program Year 2014.

Welcome and Program Overview

Welcome to the Wisconsin Medicaid EHR Incentive Program website. This Program was established as part of Section 4201 of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. The Program is one piece of the broader health information technology (HIT) infrastructure to reform health care and improve health care quality, efficiency, and patient safety.

The Wisconsin Medicaid EHR Incentive Program provides incentive payments to Eligible Hospitals and Eligible Professionals as they Adopt, Implement, Upgrade, or demonstrate Meaningful Use of Certified EHR Technology (CEHRT).

 

Eligible Professionals Eligible Hospitals Resources Contacts

Eligibility

  • Eligibility Rules

  • Patient Volume

Eligibility

  • Eligibility Rules

  • Patient Volume

Program Resources

Step-by-step user guides and documents to help you navigate the process of completing  a Wisconsin Medicaid EHR Incentive Program application

CMS Resources

Resources developed by CMS to help providers who are applying for  the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

  • Provider Services
  • Technical Assistance

Incentive Payments

  • Payment Amount

  • Payment Schedule

Incentive Payments

  • Hospital Payment Calculation

  • Payment Schedule

Attestation

  • Adopt, Implement, Upgrade

  • Meaningful Use

Attestation

  • Adopt, Implement, Upgrade

  • Meaningful Use

Registration

  • Registration Process

Registration

  • Registration Process

 

Last Revised: October 02, 2014