CMS Announces 2012 eRx Incentive Program Supplemental Incentive Payments are Now Available
CMS is pleased to announce that the 2012 Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program Supplemental Incentive Payments are now available for eligible professionals who submitted data for the reporting period of January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2012 and met criteria for satisfactory reporting. 2012 eRx Supplemental Incentives are provided to those eligible professionals (EPs) and group practices that submitted an eRx Informal Review (IR) request that was approved by CMS. The incentive is 1.0% of total estimated 2012 Medicare Part B Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) allowed charges for covered professional services furnished during reporting period.
- Paid as lump sum to the Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) under which the eligible professional’s claims were submitted.
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