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Stage 1 and Stage 2 of Meaningful Use for the EHR Incentive Programs
Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program

CMS hosts an MLN Connects National Provider Call about the Stage 2 Final Rule and how it affects Stage 1 and Stage 2 of meaningful use and other requirements of the EHR Incentive Programs. This call aims to help providers successfully participate in the EHR Incentive Programs and receive an incentive payment.

When: Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Time:   1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Target Audience:

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs), and professionals eligible for the Medicare and/or Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs.  For more details:  Eligibility Requirements for Hospitals and Eligibility Requirements for Professionals


• The extension of Stage 1

• Changes to Stage 1 meaningful use criteria

• New and updated Medicaid policies

• An overview of Stage 2 meaningful use

• CQMs beginning in 2014

• Information on Medicare payment adjustments and exceptions

• A Q&A session to address meaningful use topics

Call Materials:

Audio File [ZIP, 19MB]

Transcript [PDF, 479KB]

Post-Call Clarification [PDF, 144KB]

To register for an MLN Connects National Provider Call, please visit the CMS Upcoming National Provider Calls registration website

For More Information:
Make sure to visit the CMS EHR Incentive Programs website for the latest news and updates on the EHR Incentive Programs.