Deadline for Medicare EPs to Attest Fast Approaching

Reminder: Medicare Eligible Professionals Must Attest by March 31 at 11:59 pm ET to Receive 2013 Incentive
Providers should submit data as soon as possible and during non-peak hours to avoid system delays.

The last day eligible professionals can register and attest to demonstrating meaningful use for the 2013 reporting year of the Medicare EHR Incentive Program is March 31, 2014. Eligible professionals must successfully attest by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on March 31 to receive an incentive payment for 2013 participation.

Payment adjustments for eligible professionals will be applied beginning January 1, 2015, to Medicare participants that have not successfully demonstrated meaningful use. For more information, visit the payment adjustment tipsheet for eligible professionals. Providers must attest to demonstrating meaningful use every year to receive an incentive and avoid a payment adjustment. Review important dates for the EHR Incentive Programs using this Interactive Timeline.

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