NaviNet EMR and NaviNet Prescribe Receive ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Certification

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NaviNet, America’s largest real-time healthcare communications network, today announced that NaviNet EMR 1.0 is 2011/2012 compliant and certified as a Complete EHR and NaviNet Prescribe 2.6 is 2011/2012 compliant and certified as an EHR module by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable Eligible Provider certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The 2011/2012 criteria support the Stage 1 meaningful use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

“More than 70 percent of the nation’s physicians are enrolled in the NaviNet Network. Achieving ONC-ATCB certification for NaviNet EMR as a complete EHR and NaviNet Prescribe as an EHR module means those physicians who rely on NaviNet to securely exchange patient information can now use NaviNet clinical solutions to demonstrate meaningful use while improving care,” said Brad Waugh, president and CEO, NaviNet. “Over the past decade NaviNet has applied its expertise in medical office processes and healthcare communication to develop solutions physicians and other healthcare professionals need to deliver more efficient, cost-effective care. These certifications represent a significant milestone for NaviNet as we believe they validate our position as an innovative clinical solution provider.”

The ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that Complete EHRs meet all of the 2011/2012 criteria and EHR Modules meet one or more – but not all – of the criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) for either eligible provider or hospital technology.

“CCHIT is pleased to be testing and certifying products so that companies are now able to offer these products to providers who wish to purchase and implement certified EHR technology and achieve meaningful use in time for the 2011-2012 incentives,” said Karen M. Bell, M.D., M.S.S., Chair, CCHIT.

NaviNet EMR delivers physician practices comprehensive electronic medical record functionality and NaviNet Prescribe is an intuitive e-prescribing and medication management solution that enhances clinical decision support. Integration between NaviNet EMR, NaviNet Prescribe, NaviNet PM, the Company’s practice management solution, and NaviNet Insurer Connect, the Company’s industry-leading multi-payer Web portal, offers physicians and other healthcare professionals a comprehensive system for unified patient information management (UPIM) that gives access to administrative, financial and clinical patient information through a single, secure Web site.

NaviNet EMR 1.0 certification number is CC-1112-789570-1. NaviNet Prescribe 2.6 certification number is CC-1112-747100-2. ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification conferred by CCHIT does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor does it guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.

The Stage 1 meaningful use measures to which NaviNet EMR has been certified include: 170.302(a)-170.302(v), 170.304(a)-170.304(j). The clinical quality measures to which NaviNet EMR has been certified include: NQF 0013, NQF 0024, NQF 0028, NQF 0034, NQF 0038, NQF 0041, NQF 0043, NQF 0081 and NQF 0421.

The additional software NaviNet EMR relied upon to demonstrate compliance include: MediSpan, SureScripts, LabCorp, Quest Diagnostics, the New York State Registry for immunization data submission and CureMD educational materials.

NaviNet EMR is certified in CCHIT’s separate and independently developed certification program. NaviNet EMR is a CCHIT Certified® Ambulatory EMR in 2011. NaviNet has certified its EHR technology in both programs to provide greater assurance to its customers.

The clinical quality measures to which NaviNet Prescribe has been certified include:

170.302(b), 170.302(d), 170.302(e), 170.302(j), 170.302(o) - 170.302(v) and 170.304(b).

The additional software NaviNet Prescribe relied upon to demonstrate compliance include: SureScripts and MediSpan.

About NaviNet

NaviNet, America’s largest real-time healthcare communications network, securely links leading health plans, industry partners and the government to hundreds of thousands of physicians, clinicians and other healthcare professionals. More than 70 percent of the nation’s physicians are enrolled in the NaviNet Network, which touches 121 million covered lives. NaviNet’s solutions and services for unified patient information management (UPIM) address the full lifecycle of healthcare data management by providing single-source access to patient-centric administrative, financial and clinical information to reduce costs, increase efficiencies and improve quality of care. The NaviNet solution suite includes NaviNet Insurer Connect, NaviNet Mobile Connect, NaviNet EMR, NaviNet PM, NaviNet Medicare Eligibility and NaviNet Extended Eligibility. For more information, or to sign up for NaviNet, please visit www.NaviNet.net or call 617-715-6000 or 800-805-7569. Connect with us on our blog, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

About CCHIT

The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) is an independent, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the public mission of accelerating the adoption of robust, interoperable health information technology. The Commission has been certifying electronic health record technology since 2006 and is approved by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as an Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB). More information on CCHIT, CCHIT Certified® products and ONC-ATCB certified electronic health record technology is available at http://cchit.org.

About ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 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. ONC-ATCB certification aligns with Health Information Technology: Initial Set of Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology published in the Federal Register in July 2010 and strictly adheres to the test procedures published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) at the time of testing. ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification conferred by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor does it guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.

“CCHIT®” and “CCHIT Certified®” are registered trademarks of the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology.



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