“The Meaningful Use certification for ICNet is a significant step forward in showing our commitment to deliver high-quality products and services to the United States market” says Adam Boris, Chief Executive Officer, ICNet Systems.
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 07, 2012
ICNet has achieved 2011/2012 COMPLETE EHR ONC-ATCB Certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting providers with Stage 1 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). ICNet was certified on May 1st, 2012 ICSA Labs’ ONC-ATCB Electronic Health Record program and is compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
“The Meaningful Use certification for ICNet is a significant step forward in showing our commitment to deliver high-quality products and services to the United States market” says Adam Boris, Chief Executive Officer, ICNet Systems. “Each day our software helps thousands of healthcare workers worldwide fight the battle to reduce, manage and report on healthcare associated infections. I am delighted this certification will enable more U.S. healthcare facilities to experience the benefits of our Clinical Care Suite comprised of Agile Surveillance™ solutions for infection surveillance, syndromic surveillance, antimicrobial stewardship, and electronic NHSN reporting.”
ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers vendor-neutral testing and certification. Its electronic health record certification and testing program provides verification that the certified EHR technology supports meaningful use, as well as helps health care organizations protect sensitive and private patient information.
ICNet NG meets the following certification criteria for Security and Privacy:
- §170.302 (o) Access control
- §170.302 (p) Emergency Access
- §170.302 (q) Automatic log-off
- §170.302 (r) Audit log
- §170.302 (s) Integrity
- 170.302 (t) Authentication
- §170.302 (u) General encryption
- §170.302 (v) Encryption when exchanging electronic health information
The additional software relied upon to comply with one or more of the certification criteria include
- MySQL database server
- IIS SSL
- PHP (SHA1)
About ICNet Systems, Inc.
ICNet is a leading healthcare software provider dedicated to improving patient safety, improving healthcare worker efficiencies, and delivering cost-effective, innovative products. Focused on the reduction of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) through its state-of-the-art case management and surveillance software, ICNet uses analytic evidence and predictive alerts to reduce surgical site infections, prevent outbreaks and adverse drug events, and facilitate antimicrobial stewardship. ICNet designs, develops and supports multi-lingual, browser-based software solutions that are being used in over 1000 hospitals globally, saving time, aiding effective action, and putting healthcare workers in control of their data.
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About ONC Certification
The ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that EHR technology is capable of meeting the 2011/2012 criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2011/2012 criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology and EHR Modules, which meet one or more — but not all — of the criteria.
About ICSA Labs
ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers third-party testing and certification of security and health IT products, as well as network-connected devices, to measure product compliance, reliability and performance for many of the world’s top security vendors. ICSA Labs is an ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited and 9001:2008 registered organization. Visit ICSA Labs Security Testing Blog, ICSA Labs on Facebook and ICSA Labs on Twitter for more information.
*This Security and Privacy Module is 2011/2012 compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ATCB in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments. ICNet NG™ was certified on 5/1/2012.
CHPL Product Number: 120011R00/Ambulatory & 120012R00/Inpatient