This puts all of our provider clients in a great position to meet Meaningful Use stage 2 requirements related to patient portals.
Philadelphia, Penn. (PRWEB) January 28, 2015
Healthjump, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has successfully achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular Ambulatory EHR certification for the Healthjump Patient Portal v1.0. With this certification, Healthjump’s Patient Portal software is able to support eligible providers with meeting the Stage 2 patient portal Meaningful Use measures.
The ONC certification program was established to help ensure electronic health record (EHR) technologies meet the standards and certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) and to allow eligible providers and hospitals to achieve Meaningful Use and qualify for incentives through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
“I am really pleased that we have achieved this certification for clients using our free patient portal version all the way up to our enterprise offering,” said Martin Aboitiz, CEO, Healthjump. “This puts all of our provider clients in a great position to meet Meaningful Use stage 2 requirements related to patient portals.”
Healthjump was certified on Dec. 23, 2014, by ICSA Labs, an ONC-Authorized certification body, and is compliant in accordance with the applicable criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. Its certification number is 140361R00.
ONC HIT certification conferred by ICSA Labs does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
ONC Certification Criteria Certified by ICSA Labs include:
- 170.314(e)(1) View, Download and Transmit to Third-Party
- 170.314(g)(2) Automated Measure Collection
- 170.314(g)(4) Quality Management System
The additional software required to comply with one or more of the certification criteria includes:
EMRDirect – PhiMail
There are no extra costs that eligible practices would pay to implement Healthjump’s capabilities to try and meet the objectives of Meaningful Use.
In addition, Healthjump v.1.0 (CHPL Product Number: CC-2014-100089-1) was previously certified by CCHIT for the following certification criteria:
- 170.314(a)(3) Demographics
- 170.314(d)(1) Authentication, Access Control and Authorization
- 170.314(d)(5) Automatic Log-off
- 170.314(d)(7) End-User Device Encryption
- 170.314(e)(3) Secure Messaging
- 170.314(g)(1) Automated Numerator Recording
Full certification details can be found here.
About ONC Certification
The ONC Certified Health Information Technology (HIT) program tests and certifies that HIT 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.
Healthjump provides a user-friendly digital health record exchange to enhance doctor-to-patient, doctor-to-doctor and patient-to-patient communication on a secure HIPAA compliant platform. By offering a solution that works with or without interfacing to EHR or EPM applications, Healthjump sets itself apart from other patient portals that work solely with a single vendor. Doctors are able to meet meaningful use compliance for digital patient engagement while developing crucial insights that improve patient care.