Meditab Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition For IMS®

COMPLETE AMBULATORY EHR CERTIFICATION FROM ICSA LABS

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Meditab is proud to announce its IMS® software, IMS version 14 SP1, has achieved the The Office of the National Coordinator's HIT 2014 Edition.

This announcement signifies the company's complete electronic health record certification, which designates the software capable of supporting eligible providers with meeting stage 1 and stage 2 meaningful use requirements under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Additional certification included optional criteria for Cancer Registries and for all the 64 CQM measures.

"We are pleased to be among the top few EHRs in the U.S. that now provides for all the 64 CQM measures and has passed the strict certification standards," said Kunal Shah, President, Meditab Software. "We look forward to providing improved access for clients and patients alike to improve overall patient care."

ONC HIT Certification for 2014 is granted to those technologies capable of meeting the more rigorous testing criteria developed to support providers and hospitals that wish to demonstrate stage 2 meaningful use. This focuses on the capability of health IT to deliver quality patient care and securely exchange clinical information.

IMS version 14 SP1's certification numbers are 140025R00 and 140353R00. 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. Clinical quality measures to which IMS version 14 SP1 has been certified include:

  • Capture and export
  • Import and calculation
  • Electronic submission

Additional revenue types an eligible provider would pay to meet meaningful use objectives and measures include: monthly service fees, interface development or configuration fees, integration fees for health information exchange or third party database products to support patient education or other required patient services.

About Meditab Software, Inc.
Meditab Software, Inc. was created in 1998 by practicing pharmacists and physicians to develop robust and sophisticated software solutions for health care providers. Nearly every process of IT delivery, including e-prescribing, scheduling and referral management, are handled in a streamlined and certified manner with Meditab. With the highest measures of clinical quality, Meditab has been providing robust IT solutions for providers large and small. www.meditab.com

About ONC Certification
The ONC Certified Health Information Technology program tests and certifies that HIT meets the 2014 Edition criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

About ICSA Labs
ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers vendor-neutral testing and certification. ICSA Labs is NVLAP accredited as a Health IT Test Lab and is ONC-Authorized Certification Body accredited by ANSI to ISO/IEC Guide 65. For more information: http://www.icsalabs.com

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