Denver, CO and Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) May 29, 2012
Intelerad® Medical Systems, a leader in medical imaging PACS, RIS and workflow solutions, today announced that the Intelerad Meaningful Use Module 2012 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).
Intelerad Meaningful Use was certified on May 18, 2012 under 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.
“InteleRIS has been very well received across North America by radiology practices and imaging centers and we are glad to now announce our Meaningful Use compliance,” said Randall Oka, President and Chief Executive Officer at Intelerad. “Intelerad’s distributed radiology solutions are designed to streamline the radiology workflow and we are committed to helping our customers improve clinical care delivery.”
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.
Intelerad Meaningful Use Module is 2011/2012 compliant and has been certified by ICSA Labs 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.
For more information, visit http://www.intelerad.com/mu
The additional software relied upon to comply with one or more of the certification criteria include: Apache Server with Open SSL support, MySQL Database Server, PHP version 5 with php5_mcrypt installed, NewCrop, LabCorp Laboratory Exchange, Medline, eMedicine, and WebMD.
Intelerad Medical Systems is a leader in distributed radiology, specializing in RIS, PACS and workflow solutions for healthcare organizations. Intelerad solutions increase productivity and streamline workflow by overcoming technical barriers in distributed and complex environments. Highly scalable, flexible and robust, Intelerad’s solutions offer high performance and industry leading customer service and support. Intelerad solutions like KLAS category leader IntelePACS® and Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Innovation Award recipient InteleOne® are used in more than 800 sites across North America, Oceania and the United Kingdom.
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 http://www.icsalabs.com and http://www.icsalabs.com/blogs for more information.