Practice Webinar Explains Incentives for Meaningful Use of EHRs

April 16, 2012


Neurologists are running out of time to take advantage of the $44,000 incentive program from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for meaningful use of electronic health records (EHR).

Learn how to maximize your chance of pocketing the full $44,000 through this AAN webinar.

"Ready, Set, Payment: Using Certified EHRs for Meaningful Use Payments" is an AAN Practice Management Webinar offered online on Wednesday, May 16, at 12:00 p.m. ET.

The deadline to register is Monday, May 14.

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Presenter David A. Evans, MBA, will help participants:

  • Understand federal incentives available for the use of an EHR
  • Understand requirements to obtain incentives
  • Understand how a neurologist must apply with CMS to receive incentives
  • Identify EHRs or EHR modules certified to qualify for Meaningful Use Stage 1
  • Understand what is required of a neurologists to demonstrate meaningful use
  • Calculate consequences for physicians who do not purchase an EHR
  • Evaluate whether the incentive is worth pursuing and why "sooner may be better than later" for the neurologist

This is the fifth of 10 practice management webinars scheduled for 2012. The discounted cost for members to participate in the webinars is $149 for the first and $50 for each additional webinar—a special 25-percent savings from the pricing for nonmembers.

Physicians who attend will earn 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits® per webinar; non-physicians will receive a certificate of completion. Recordings of the webinars will be provided free of charge for all live webinar participants. Slides are included with all webinar purchases.

Learn more about this and nine other 2012 AAN Practice Management Webinars—and register today.