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Meaningful use applications for 2015 being accepted through July

The Wisconsin Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program is now accepting Meaningful Use applications from eligible professionals for Program Year 2015. The deadline is July 31, 2016.

Applications are for Modified Stage 2 of meaningful use, which replaces the core and menu structure of Stages 1 and 2 with a single set of objectives and measures. Guidance for physicians regarding these changes is available in ForwardHealth Update 2016-15, “Information for Eligible Professionals Regarding Changes to the Wisconsin Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Program for Program Year 2015.”

For Program Year 2015, eligible professionals may select any continuous 90-day period between Jan. 1, 2015 and Dec. 31, 2015 as their EHR reporting period, regardless of previous participation.

For more information, visit the Wisconsin Medicaid EHR Incentive Program website. Physicians also may e-mail Wisconsin Department of Health Services staff with any questions about the EHR incentives.

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