CHITREC Presents the LAUNCH Program

The Chicago Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (CHITREC) is proud to announce the creation of LAUNCH, a program designed to support healthcare providers as they strive to reach health IT goals, including EHR adoption and Meaningful Use attestation.

LAUNCH offers comprehensive services and personalized education in assessment and planning, electronic health record (EHR) selection, Meaningful Use education and gap analysis, workflow redesign, incentive program registration and attestation, privacy and security guidance, and other customized services based on your needs.

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Preparing to Attest?

CHITREC offers webinars to help you with the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive programs. We provide information on hot topics such as Privacy & Security and Health Information Exchange (HIE) to keep you informed, as well as the basics of attestation. Learn how to prepare for attestation and get a sneak preview of the attestation system with our webinar recordings.

Illinois Medicaid EHR Incentive Help Desk

Contact us for Attestation, Registration, and Meaningful Use answers.
Monday–Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm


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  • Creating Your Online Presence
    Date: November 12, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Description: Patients are now more than ever turning to the internet for answers to their healthcare questions. By creating a professional online presence, eligible providers can interact with patients using social media and blogs as platforms to provide information and support for their patients’ needs. Join CHITREC Outreach Manager Eva Winckler as she outlines the importance of creating an online presence and the various mediums you can use to do so. REGISTER NOW:

  • Audit Preparation
    Date: December 4, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Location: Webinar
    Description: Worried about a potential audit? Don’t wait until the last minute to start preparing. CHITREC experts will offer recommendations about screenshots or other documentation where we anticipate it will be most helpful for an auditor. Join us to learn how you can safeguard your practice. REGISTER NOW:

  • Raising the Floor: Review & Improve Your Quality Measures
    Date: January 14, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Location: Webinar
    Description: Clinical Implementation Manager Kathy FitzGibbon will help guide as you review your practice’s quality measures for this year and plan for the next. What goals do you want to accomplish in the next year? CHITREC can help you get there. REGISTER NOW:

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