Gulf Coast Regional Extension Center

Medicaid EHR Incentive Program for Specialists

Attention: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Pulmonology and Psychiatry Providers.

We are proud to announce the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program for Specialists.
The Gulf Coast Regional Extension Center (GCREC) is contracted with Texas Medicaid to provide education, outreach, and technical assistance to providers in our geographic service area to select, implement and meaningfully use Certified Electronic Health Record Technology. Eligibility criteria:

  • Doctor of Medicine degree (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy degree (DO); practice the following specialties:Cardiology, Endocrinology, Pulmonology, or Psychiatry
  • Are licensed and practice in the State of Texas
  • Are enrolled and active with the Texas Medicaid Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) as a Medicaid provider
  • Meet eligibility to participate in the Texas Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

Support services include*:

  • Initial Assessment
  • Workflow analysis
  • Vendor Selection, Implementation or Upgrade (if applicable)
  • Meaningful Use Report Gap analysis
  • Security Risk Analysis
  • Assistance with Registration and Attestation
  • Audit support

*Funding for this program is provided by Texas Medicaid. There is no cost to specialists that meet program eligibility. Please call to enroll or verify eligibility.