Jacqueline B. Penrod

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Federal funding, guidance for Medicaid eligibility determination/enrollment, hit activities

USA - November 16 2010 CMS published a proposed rule on November 8, 2010 that would provide additional federal funding for certain Medicaid eligibility determination and enrollment activities under the ACA and update regulations to reflect other Medicaid eligibility and business process changes.

Debra A. McCurdy

ONC conference on personal health records

USA - November 15 2010 The ONC will be hosting a free, day-long public roundtable to address the topic of Personal Health Records (PHRs) on December 3, 2010.

ONC Governance Workgroup/governance of nationwide health information network

USA - October 29 2010 The Governance Workgroup of the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) is seeking comments as it finalizes its recommendations regarding governance mechanisms for the nationwide health information network.

Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) holds informational sessions on meaningful use

USA - August 31 2010 On August 10 - 12, 2010, the HHS ONC held telephone conferences to further explain and answer questions about the EHR Incentive Program for eligible professionals and hospitals.

Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record incentive program, initial standards rules finalized

USA - July 29 2010 On July 28, 2010, CMS published a final rule to implement the provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 that provide incentive payments to eligible professionals, eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals (CAHs) participating in Medicare and Medicaid programs that adopt and successfully demonstrate meaningful use of certified electronic health record (EHR) technology.