Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 17, 2014
simplifyMD EHR version 14.0 has achieved 2014 Edition Complete EHR Ambulatory* ONC Health IT Certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting healthcare providers with Stage 1 and Stage 2 meaningful use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). simplifyMD version 14.0 was certified on February 14, 2014 by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) and is compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).
“We are constantly striving to add value to our EHR that will help our customers, and achieving this certification is another example of our commitment to this objective,” said Michael Brozino, CEO of simplifyMD. “With our version 14.0 EHR, users are not only able to attest for Stage 2 meaningful use ulitizing 25 CQMs, but it also prepares them for the multitude of industry transitions that are on the horizon such as ICD-10 and value-based care. We are continuing to innovate and upgrade our solutions to enable users to deliver quality healthcare in an efficient and profitable manner.”
ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers vendor-neutral testing and certification. 2014 Edition ONC Health IT Certification is awarded to those technologies that are capable of meeting the more rigorous testing criteria developed to support providers and hospitals with Stage 2 meaningful use, which focuses on the capability of health IT to deliver higher quality patient care and exchange clinical information securely.
The additional software simplifyMD version 14.0 relied upon to comply with one or more of the certification criteria included Dr. First Rcopia. Additional types of costs that could be incurred by a purchaser of this system include implementation costs and monthly fees.
Atlanta-based simplifyMD understands the stress and complexity physicians can encounter when buying and deploying traditional EHR systems. simplifyMD provides a simple experience to Electronic Health Records and Practice Management for primary care and many other specialties through EHR and PM solutions that mirror the physician’s chart, uses the physician’s forms, and preserves the physician’s workflow. simplifyMD’s cloud-hosted EHR and Practice Management software streamlines operational workflow, lowers operating costs and increases revenue without disruption to the medical practice. To learn more, please visit http://www.simplifymd.com.
About ONC Certification
The ONC Certified HIT Technology program tests and certifies that Health IT technology is capable of meeting the 2014 Edition criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2014 Edition 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. ICSA Labs is NVLAP accredited as a Health IT Test Lab and is also an ONC-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) accredited by ANSI to ISO/IEC Guide 65. Visit http://www.icsalabs.com and http://www.icsalabs.com/blogs for more information.
*This Complete EHR is 2014 Edition compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ACB 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. simplifyMD’s EHR 14.0 was certified on February 4, 2014. CHPL Product Number: 140017R00