CMS Issues Guidance in Case of EHR Incentive Audit

By Adrienne Dresevic, Esq., Carey F. Kalmowitz, Esq., and Phillip B. Toutant, Esq.

May 2013—With the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) contractor now performing post-payment audits of providers who are participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program, it is important for participants to maintain appropriate supporting documentation in the event that they are audited.