Once you have activated your User Account, you are ready to begin the attestation process. The activation process (described on the previous page) will take you to the PIPP portal. You can start attesting now, or you can bookmark the portal and come back to it later.
The information presented here can be found in more detail by going to the “Help/User Manual” link found on the left side of each PIPP portal page.
- Click "Log in" in the upper left
- Enter your User Name and password; click the "Log In" button
- Click "Apply for Incentive (Attest)" on the left side of the page
You are now at the “Provider Attestation Home Page.” As you complete each step of the attestation process, you will be returned to this page. You will see some of the information you submitted during your CMS registration. Go to the section of the page “Provider EHR Criteria.”
For AIU attestation, there are
When attesting for meaningful use, two additional pages will appear
To complete each page, click “Attest” on the left of each line. When you complete the page, click “OK” at the bottom. This will return you to the home page. On the Provider Questions, EHR Questions, and Patient Volume Questions pages, if you leave the page before clicking “OK”, what you have entered will be lost and you will have to start that page again. When attesting to Meaningful Use, you can leave those pages without losing information already entered.
Once you have completed all appropriate pages, a “Submit for Review” button will appear. Following that, another box will appear, asking you to agree or disagree with the statements in the box. This is actually the same information as the Signature Page that you printed, signed, and then uploaded to your attestation. If you disagree, your attestation will not be submitted.
When you agree, your attestation will be submitted to TennCare, and a pop-up will appear telling you that you are done, and can now log out (upper left side of the page). Once submitted, you cannot change your information unless we find a problem and return the attestation to you.
You are required to complete and submit the first four pages, including all documentation, each year in which you attest. Your Signature Page must be dated within 90 days of the submission of your attestation EACH year.
If attesting for meaningful use, go to Meaningful Use Overview.