EHR Incentive Program Attestation Timelines for Medicare & Medicaid

December 18, 2015
Source 
Massachusetts eHealth Institute

 

Medicare

The CMS Attestation System Access for Program Year 2015 Submissions:

WHOM

WHAT

OPEN

CLOSE

Eligible Professionals, Eligible Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals

Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program for Program Year 2015

January 4, 2016

February 29, 2016

Medicaid

The MAPIR Attestation System Access for Program Year 2015 Submissions:

WHOM

WHAT

OPEN

CLOSE

Eligible Professionals

Meaningful Use Attestations

May 20, 2016

August 14, 2016

Eligible Professionals & Dual Eligible Hospitals

Adopt, Implement, and Upgrade (AIU) Attestations

Now

August 14, 2016

Children's and Medicaid-Only Hospitals

Meaningful Use Attestations

September 23, 2016

October 21, 2016

To avoid a processing delay, please ensure all required support documentation are uploaded to the MAPIR system. The Attestation Supporting Documentation Requirements for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program will be posted by January 31, 2016.

Deadlines to submit other program documents:

  • Special Enrollment and Data Collections Forms to register or access MAPIR - May 31, 2016
  • Hospital Ambulatory Group Proxy Information - June 15, 2016
  • Resident Proposals - June 15, 2016

*NOTE: The CMS Final Rule for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs was made available on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. It includes Meaningful Use modifications for 2015 through 2017 (Modified Stage 2) and Stage 3. For more information visit: https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Legislation/EHRIncentivePrograms/index.html