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Health Reward Stat of the Day – Feb 13

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As of December 2014, more than 431,000 health care providers received payment for participating in the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs. In May 2013, CMS announced that more than half of all eligible health care providers had been paid under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs.

  • More than $18.8 billion in Medicare EHR Incentive Program payments have been made between May 2011 and December 2014.
  • More than $8.9 billion in Medicaid EHR Incentive Program payments have been made between January 2011 (when the first set of states launched their programs) and December 2014.
  • More than 514,000 eligible professionals, eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals are actively registered in the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs as of December 2014.
  • More than 339,000 eligible professionals have registered for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program as of December 2014.
  • More than 169,000 eligible professionals have registered for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program as of December 2014.

http://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Legislation/EHRIncentivePrograms/DataAndReports.html

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