The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is reminding providers not yet participating in the electronic health records meaningful use program of the need to register early for the program.

Early registration will ease resolution of any issues that may arise later that can affect incentive payments, according to CMS. A requirement before registration is to enroll in the Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership System, known as PECOS. An organization’s meaningful use registration status will remain pending until enrolled in PECOS.

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