KENTUCKY REGIONAL EXTENSION CENTER

Promoting Interoperability—Hospitals

Successfully navigating the complex and evolving Promoting Interoperability landscape can be a challenging task. We have a proven track record of helping Eligible Hospitals (EHs) and Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) with compliance in the Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Programs. We work closely with our clients, providing efficient and effective advisory services to guide them through the multifaceted environment unique to health information technology.

We will provide:

  • Detailed review of all Promoting Interoperability objectives and Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs)
  • Promoting Interoperability (PI) Gap Analysis to assess hospital’s current PI status
  • Review of attestation timelines, process, and deadlines
  • Attestation assistance and ongoing guidance
  • Audit preparation guidelines and recommendations
  • Audit support services
2017
  • The EHR reporting period is a minimum of any continuous 90 days between January 1 and December 31, 2017.
  • Hospitals attesting to Modified Stage 2 objectives and measures must use 2014 and/or 2015 certified EHR technology (CEHRT).
  • Hospitals attesting to Stage 3 objectives and measures must use 2015 certified EHR technology (CEHRT).
  • For the 2017 EHR reporting period, the attestation deadline is February 28, 2018.
2018
  • The EHR reporting period is a minimum of any continuous 90 days between January 1 and December 31, 2018.
  • Hospitals attesting to Modified Stage 2 objectives and measures must use 2014 and/or 2015 certified EHR technology (CEHRT).
  • Hospitals attesting to Stage 3 objectives and measures must use 2015 certified EHR technology (CEHRT).
  • For the 2018 EHR reporting period, the attestation deadline is February 28, 2019.

Have more questions?  We are here to help! Contact the Kentucky REC today to learn more about the support we provide.

Additional Resources

Modified Stage 2 Specification Sheets

Modified Stage 2 Specification Sheets

Stage 3 Specification Sheets

Stage 3 Specification Sheets

 

Certified Health IT Product List (CHPL)

Certified Health IT Product List (CHPL)

Kentucky Health Information Exchange (KHIE)

Kentucky Health Information Exchange (KHIE)

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