Medicare EHR Hardship Application Deadline is July 1

The 2015 Medicare EHR Incentive Program Hardship Exception Application deadline is July 1, 2016. This is the last day that eligible professionals (EPs) can submit a 2015 Meaningful Use hardship exception application. This deadline was extended by CMS earlier this year to allow more time for EPs to continue submit applications. CMS made several concessions […]

CMS makes change to Objective 9 for 2016

Meaningful Use: Objective 9 – Secure Electronic Messaging Important Changes! CMS has made changes to Objective 9 for 2016! Objective: Use secure electronic messaging to communicate with patients on relevant health information. Measure: For an EHR reporting period in 2016, for at least 1 patient seen by the EP during the EHR reporting period, a […]