Hospital Based-Professionals with 90% of services performed in an inpatient hospital (Place of Service Code 21) or emergency room (Place of Service Code 23) setting are not eligible. Behavioral Health Professionals (such as psychologists and substance abuse counselors) are not eligible.
Certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) technology are products that have been tested and certified under the Office of the National Health Information Technology Coordinator (ONC) in accordance with the standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria set forth in the ONC’s Final Rule.
CLICK HERE for a list of Certified EHR products.
CLICK HERE to learn more about Meaningful Use.
A minimum 30% Medicaid patient volume.*
For Pediatricians, a minimum 20% Medicaid patient volume.*
Practice predominantly (more than 50% of encounters over a 6-month period) in a Federally Qualified Health Center or Rural Health Center and have a minimum 30% patient volume attributable to needy individuals.**
Professionals must meet patient volume threshold requirements for a continuous 90-day period in the preceding calendar year.
For assistance with Medicaid patient volume, contact Wyoming Medicaid at 1-307-777-7594.
Professionals have the option of using practice or clinic-level patient volume to meet the required threshold. CLICK HERE for CMS requirements for using patient or clinic level volume.
* Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) patients do not count toward the Medicaid patient volume criteria.
** Section 1903 (t) (3) (F) of the Act defines needy individuals as individuals meeting any of the following three criteria: they are receiving medical assistance from Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP); they are furnished uncompensated care by the provider; they are furnished services at either no cost or reduced cost based on a sliding scale determined by the individual’s ability to pay.
CLICK HERE for more information on the Medicare EHR Incentive Program.