The total sum of EHR incentive payments grew to $28.1 billion through the end of 2014. Medicare and Medicaid EPs have received $6.8 billion and $3.4 billion, respectively. Eligible hospitals, meanwhile, account for $17.4 billion in EHR incentive payments.
As for 2014 meaningful use attestations through February 1, the number of successful attestations by EPs grew by nearly double, from 76,730 to 127,815. This subset of eligible providers reports based on the calendar year and they have until the end of February to complete their attestations for 2014.