Indiana Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs (formerly MU)
In 2016 and 2017, Purdue Healthcare Advisors was able to assist 123 Indiana-based organizations (representing approx. 900 Indiana providers) participating in the Indiana Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs (formerly EHR Incentive Programs/Meaningful Use). This year, we continue our efforts to guide Medicaid-eligible providers with a program that provides a combination of remote and on-site services for ambulatory providers, including our help desk.
Additional questions about the program for 2017 answered here.
The Indiana Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs provides a combination of remote and on-site services to guide eligible providers to successful compliance with:
- the Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs (formerly EHR Incentive Programs/Meaningful Use) or
- the Quality Payment Program (QPP)’s Merit-based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS).
Providers eligible to benefit under this grant are Indiana-based, ambulatory organizations that are practicing in...
- small groups/independent practices;
- Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs);
- Community Health Clinics (CHCs);
- Rural Health Clinics (RHCs);
- Community Mental Health Centers (CMHCs); or
- ambulatory practices employed by a Critical Access Hospital.
...participating in the Promoting Interoperability Programs programs under Medicaid or Medicare* (must be actively billing Indiana Medicaid for services).
Additional eligibility questions answered here.
844-PHA-INMU (toll free)
Contact our help desk with the following information on hand to expedite your call:
► Name of your EHR vendor
► EHR software version number
► Medicaid eligibility status (% Medicaid encounters, if possible)
► Current efforts toward Meaningful Use attestation
► Practice/clinic size, type and ownership
Help Desk Holiday Hours 2018-2019
- Thanksgiving Holiday: Closed November 22 and 23. Reopens Monday, November 26.
- Christmas Holiday/Winter Recess/New Year: Closed December 24 – January 1. Reopens Wednesday, January 2.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Closed January 21. Reopens Tuesday, January 22.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MU
For updates regarding the Indiana Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs, visit the following resources:
Funding: In October of 2014, PHA and the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) partnered to receive a 90/10 matching grant from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The $2.3M in funding extended MU services to Medicaid-eligible EPs until 2017. Since then, PHA and the FSSA have been awarded an additional $4.39M to continue the program until September of 2020 as well as expand the service offerings.
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