Electronic Health Records: Meaningful Use

The S.C. Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Program (EHR Incentive Money) deadline to submit attestations for program year 2018 incentive payments is March 31, 2019. We encourage you to begin your attestation early to ensure you have time for any questions, or if you need help understanding requirements. For information visit www.scdhhs.gov/hit.

For any questions, call 803-898-2996 or email hitsc@scdhhs.gov.

The Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program, more commonly known as Meaningful Use (MU), was implemented by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to encourage healthcare providers and organizations to implement and utilize healthcare information technology.

Meaningful Use includes Public Health Reporting options.  To learn more about the Public Health Reporting measures offered through DHEC, select your facility type:


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