Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms
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Attestation is the process of applying for payment from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) incentive program. Eligible professionals and eligible hospitals must use CMS' Web-based system to attest that you have met meaningful use criteria using Certified Electronic Health Record Software. See https://www.cms.gov/ehrincentiveprograms/32_Attestation.asp for more info.