Medicaid Health IT Extension Program

To learn more, contact:
Nancy Argue
Executive Assistant
1-800-362-2320 or 1-608-274-1940, ext. 8265

Do you need help navigating complex federal and state requirements for the meaningful use of electronic health records?

The Health IT Extension Program, supported by MetaStar and funded by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, offers free expert assistance to Medicaid-enrolled health care providers as they adopt, implement, upgrade (AIU) and meaningfully use certified electronic health record (EHR) technology.

Why Participate?

  • Earn incentive payments if eligible through an EHR Incentive Program
  • Avoid Medicare reimbursement penalties that increase over time
  • Prepare for the continued shift toward  pay for performance and quality care

Why Us?

Our Health IT Extension Program has a team of experienced local professionals with extensive knowledge of the Wisconsin medical community and a deep understanding of meaningful use requirements ready to help you!

We offer these free services:

  • Vendor-neutral EHR selection and implementation guidance
  • Meaningful use education and consulting, including readiness assessments, audit preparation and more
  • Public Health objective assistance
  • HIPAA security risk assessments
  • Workflow optimization

About MetaStar

An independent, nonprofit quality improvement organization, MetaStar established the federally designated Wisconsin Health Information Technology Extension Center (WHITEC) in 2010 and has already helped more than 1,300 primary care providers achieve meaningful use Stage 1.

Contact us to learn more and sign up today: