DHHS Announces Program to Advance Electronic Health Records
Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of
Medicaid Business and Policy (OMBP), announces it has launched its Medicaid Electronic Health
Record (EHR) Incentive Program. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) funds
this nationwide program; states administer the funds by providing incentive payments to eligible
healthcare providers and hospitals as they adopt and meaningfully use certified EHR technology.
The ultimate goal is to broaden the use of EHRs in meaningful ways to help improve the quality,
safety, and efficiency of patient health care...