physicians who begin “meaningful use” of an EHR in 2011, the first year payment incentives will be available with greater incentives. Deploying an Electronic Health Record (EHR) does not qualify for program incentives.
Wirehead Mobility Blog: EHR Incentive Program Healthcare Professionals Did You Know? Non-hospital-based physicians and other eligible professionals can obtain incentive payments of as much as $44,000 under Medicare or $63,750 under Medicaid. Under both Medicare and Medicaid, eligible hospitals may receive millions of dollars for implementing and meaningfully using certified EHR technology.