New March 31 Medicare EHR attestation deadline
14 February 2014
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) extended the Medicare electronic health record (EHR) incentive program deadline for eligible professionals to attest to meaningful use for the 2013 reporting year to March 31. CMS is also offering assistance to eligible hospitals that may have experienced difficulty submitting their attestation retroactively to avoid the 2015 payment adjustment.
How to attest?
Eligible professionals can click here
to submit attestation for meaningful use for the 2013 reporting year before the March 31 deadline. Eligible hospitals may contact CMS at EH2013Extension@Provider-Resources.com
to submit their attestation retroactively.