HITECH Funding
HITECH Sunsets in 2021:
How to prepare for CMS Health IT Funding Transition

Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) funding sunsets in September 2021, but the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is committed to continued support of health IT investments that benefit the Medicaid Enterprise1

Funding through Medicaid Management Information Systems (MMIS) is ongoing, and can help your state continue to sustain and develop health IT infrastructure. However, in order to transition to MMIS funding, health IT functions and services must benefit the Medicaid Enterprise and advance Medicaid Enterprise System (MES) maturity.