Important Dates

Eligible Professionals

Date Description
09/01/13 Practice Operations: Closed Formulary for Workers' Compensation Legacy Patients
10/01/13 ICD-10 Compliance. Make the transition or your claims won't be paid.
10/03/13 Last day for eligible professionals to begin their 90-day reporting period for calendar year 2013 for the Medicare EHR Incentive Program.
12/31/13 2013 E-Prescribing Incentives. End-of-year reporting deadline to claim a 0.5-percent bonus.
2014 Last year to initiate participation in Medicare EHR Incentive Program
2015 Medicare payment adjustments begin for EPs and eligible hospitals that are not meaningful users of EHR technology
2016 Last year to receive a Medicare EHR Incentive Payment, last year to initiate participation in Medicaid EHR Incentive Program
2021 Last year to receive Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment

Critical Access Hospitals

Date Description
2015 Medicare payment adjustments begin for EPs and eligible hospitals that are not meaningful users of EHR technology
2016 Last year to receive a Medicare EHR Incentive Payment, last year to initiate participation in Medicaid EHR Incentive Program
2021 Last year to receive Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment