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Stage 2 Rule Eases Burdens on Medicaid Providers

Posted in Behavioral Health, Meaningful Use, Rulemaking

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Stage 2 final rule (“Final Rule”) made two key changes which¬†should benefit providers seeking Medicaid incentive payments:¬† (1) allowing more patient encounters to be included in satisfying the required patient volume threshold for eligible professionals; and (2) simplifying hospital reporting of… Continue Reading