Gulf Coast Regional Extension Center

Criteria for Participation

Eligible professionals (EPs) and eligible hospitals (EHs) and Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) participating in the Texas Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Program must meet program criteria to receive incentives. A returning eligible clinician (EC) must meet:

  • 30 percent Medicaid patient volume thresholds
  • Practice predominantly in an FQHC or RHC.

An exception to this rule is a returning pediatrician may have at least 20 percent Medicaid volume to qualify at reduced incentive rate noted under timeframe left for incentive payments.

For enrollment and MU reporting assistance, contact the Gulf Coast Regional Extension Center.