Rob Edwards Executive Director, Kentucky REC
ARRA Program Eligibility Requirements • Eligible Hospital • Certified EHR • Quality Measures, Menu Sets, Physician Documentation, Medication Reconciliation, etc. • Eligible Provider • Certified EHR • Quality Measures, Menu Sets, Physician Documentation, Medication Reconciliation, etc.
ARRA Program Eligible Hospital (EH) Incentive Payment • January 3, 2011 • Registration for the Medicare EHR incentive • Registration for Medicaid EHR incentive • January 5, 2011 – First Medicaid payment • First in the nation –1/4/11 • Medicaid eligibility is based on: • Adoption, Implementation or Upgradeof Certified EHR
Keep Getting the Word Out!Kentucky REC Events KHA/KMA e-Health Conference CE Central Presentation in Harlan, KY HMGMA Meeting KHA Small Hospital Forum Quarterly Meeting Barren River Medical Management Group Meeting Capital MGMA Practice Based Research Networks Collaborative Conference Past Presentations Office Manager Council, Cynthiana, KY Kentucky State Telehealth Board Meeting KYMGA Fall Meeting KHIMA Meeting CE Central Presentation in Richmond, KY CE Central Presentation in Madisonville, KY CE Central Presentation in Paducah, KY CE Central Presentation in Glasgow, KY Upcoming Events Family Medicine Review at UK Hospital– May 8, 2011 KMGMA Annual Spring Conference– May 19-20, 2011 KHIMA Annual Conference– June 6-8, 2011 Family Medical Conference– June 24-25,2011
Questions & Answers Contact: Rob Edwards Executive Director, Kentucky REC Rob.Edwards@uky.edu