On July 13, 2010, the Department of Health and Human Services announced final rules to support meaningful use of health information technology. Health care providers and hospitals can qualify for Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments when they adopt certified EHR technology and use it to achieve specific objectives.
IDPH's Public Health Meaningful Use Measures Letter
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Click the above PDF document to learn about the current status of Iowa Department of
Public Health's readiness for Stage 1 Meaningful Use.
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise EHR Incentive Payment Program
The EHR Incentive Payment program allows Medicaid to pay eligible professionals (EPs) and eligible hospitals that adopt and meaningfully use certified EHR technology.
Meaningful Use Calculator for Eligible Providers
Use one of these calculators to determine your health IT Medicare Incentive Payment: