To continue the use of a 3-month quarter EHR reporting period for health care providers to demonstrate meaningful use for 2016 under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive payment programs, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2016
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on April 20, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Bi-Partisan Representatives Applaud CMS Proposed 90-Day Reporting Period”
— Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2016
“Rep. Matsui Joins Rep. Ellmers, Sen. Portman to Introduce Health IT Legislation”
— Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA6] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 20, 2016
Apr 20, 2016
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