Category Archives: Eligible Professionals

Order Entry Requirements for Non-Physician Practitioners

I was recently asked whether non-physician practitioners (e.g., nurse practitioners and physician assistants) must meet the meaningful use order entry requirements under the Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program.  The answer is yes. The following are considered “eligible professionals” … Continue reading

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Eligible Professionals for Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs

The Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program and the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program are two similar, but different, federal initiatives.  Questions have arisen about which health care providers are eligible to participate in the Medicare Program, the Medicaid Program, … Continue reading

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