Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms
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Adopt, Implement or Upgrade Medicaid requirement. In year one, the HITECH Act Medicaid incentive payments will be paid for A/I/U or Adopt, Implement or Upgrade of an electronic health record system. In year two and beyond, Medicaid health care providers will have to meet meaningful use criteria in order to qualify for incentive payments.