Don't miss these important deadlines to earn electronic medical records stimulus money!


Eligible practitioners still have a lucrative opportunity to earn electronic medical records stimulus money this year, but certain deadlines are just around the corner. Wait too much longer, and the chance to earn an electronic medical records stimulus check for up to $21,750 in 2011 will be gone forever. Let's take a look at the most important deadlines coming up - and then turn our attention to a solution that can quickly help providers meet them!

Deadlines for the Medicare electronic medical records stimulus

July 3, 2011: The last day that hospitals can begin the 90-day reporting period to demonstrate Meaningful Use in the Medicare portion of the electronic medical records stimulus initiative.

October 3, 2011: This is the last day that providers can begin the 90-day reporting period to demonstrate Meaningful Use for the Medicare portion of the electronic medical records stimulus program.

November 30, 2011: Last day for hospitals to register and attest for their 2011 electronic medical records stimulus payment.

February 29, 2012: Last day for providers to register and attest for their 2012 electronic medical records stimulus payment.

State deadlines for the Medicaid electronic medical records stimulus

Because the Medicaid portion of the electronic medical records stimulus is managed by the different states, deadlines will vary. However, eligible hospitals have some time to participate in the Medicaid side of the electronic medical records stimulus; they can start as late as 2016, with 2021 as the last year they can receive Medicaid electronic medical records stimulus incentives.

Earn an electronic medical records stimulus check in ninety days!