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Updated: April 6, 2010
States Receive $21 Billion For HIT Incentive Programs

CMS awarded $21.495 billion in matching funds to a total of 18 states to begin HIT adoption.

The grants will cover five years of a Medicaid incentive program to install HIT, and mark a second round joining a previous eight states in efforts to implement HIT according to federal requirements.

The states receiving funds are:

  • Alabama – $269,000
  • Alaska – $900,000
  • Arizona – $2.89 million
  • Arkansas – $815,000
  • Florida – $1.69 million
  • Kansas – $1.70 million
  • Kentucky – $2.60 million
  • Illinois – $2.18 million
  • Maine – $1.40 million
  • Michigan – $1.52 million
  • Nebraska – $894,000
  • Oklahoma – $587,000
  • Pennsylvania – $1.42 million
  • South Carolina – $1.48 million
  • Tennessee – $2.7 million
  • Vermont – $294,000
  • Virginia – $1.66 million
  • Wisconsin – $1.37 million

Address: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21244; (877) 267-2323, www.cms.gov.


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