FAQ

How do I register for the EHR Incentive Program?

Registration for the CMS EHR Incentive Program can be accessed by clicking here

What patients are counted for Meaningful Use?

Every patients you see during your 90-day reporting period that have a signed SOAP note (an acronym for subjective, objective, assessment, and plan. A method of documentation employed by health care providers to write out notes in a patient's chart) are counted for almost all Meaningful Use EHR goals. Patient encounters that do not include an in-office visit will not be counted towards Meaningful Use of your EHR. There is no minimum patient quantity requirement that you must achieve during the 90-day period.

How do I fulfill the Clinical Quality Measure (CQM) criteria?

Clinical Quality Measures (CQM's) are designed to show the quality of clinical care. MU requires providers to report 6 CQMs. Providers are required to report on three required core measures (that can be substituted if applicable) and 3 menus set measures. 

Is the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) still active?