EHR Meaningful Use Incentive Audits Have Begun
The EHR Incentive Program Audits have begun, and HIMSS has some firsthand info on what to expect and what to ask during an audit.
The auditors will request information from providers via a letter of inquiry asking for specific, non-identifiable patient information from the EHR system.
According to the law firm acting on behalf of CMS, letters have begun getting sent to providers requesting them to send documentation to support their attestation and asking for four types of information. Find out what that information is and what else to expect with attesting to meeting the meaningful use requirements.