The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services encourages provider organizations starting to look into the electronic health records meaningful use incentive programs to participate in a national teleconference on August 18.

As of July 31, more than $397 million in Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments have been made, according to CMS. Federal officials during the teleconference will define meaningful use, explain Stage 1 criteria and the attestation process, walk through meaningful use objectives specification sheets, and answer questions.

Registration, specification sheets and additional details are available here. Registration will close at 1:30 p.m. EST on August 17 or when available space is filled.


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