WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 4, 2014) - Compulink Business Systems, Inc. announced today that Compulink Advantage Version 11 is compliant with the ONC 2014 Edition criteria and was certified as a Complete EHR on March 27, 2014 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ACB, in accordance with the applicable Eligible Provider certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The ONC 2014 Edition criteria support both Stage 1 and 2 meaningful use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
Link Wilson, President and CEO of Compulink, said: "We believe this certification demonstrates our on-going commitment to our clients to ensure their EHR platform is compliant, and supports them in the delivery of care."
The ONC HIT Certification Program certifies that Complete EHRs meet all of the 2014 Edition 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 congratulates companies successfully achieving EHR technology certification," said Alisa Ray, executive director, CCHIT. "These companies are now able to make their products available to providers wishing to adopt health IT to demonstrate meaningful use and earn Stage 1 or Stage 2 incentives."
Compulink Advantage, Version 11 certification number is CC-2014-380800-1. ONC HIT certification conferred by CCHIT does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The clinical quality measures to which Compulink Advantage 11 has been certified include:
CMS2v2, CMS50v1, CMS56v1, CMS66v1, CMS68v2, CMS69v1, CMS82v1 CMS90v2, CMS117v1, CMS122v1, CMS123v1, CMS128v1, CMS131v1, CMS132v1, CMS133v1, CMS134v1, CMS136v2, CMS137v1, CMS138v1, CMS142v1, CMS143v1, CMS147v1, CMS155v1, CMS156v1, CMS159v1, CMS160v1, CMS161v1, CMS163v1, CMS164v1, CMS165v1, CMS166v2, CMS167v1, CMS169v1, CMS177v1, CMS 182v1
The additional software Compulink Advantage V11 relied upon to demonstrate compliance includes NewCropRx.
The additional types of costs that an Eligible Provider would pay to implement the Compulink Advantage, version 11 in order to attempt to meet meaningful use objectives and measures include: Monthly customer care agreement fees, applicable usage fees (i.e. E-Rx, H.I.E., Portal, etc.), as well as applicable one time setup fees for necessary interfaces.
With more than 30 years of experience, Compulink is a recognized leader in EHR and Practice Management systems for the specialty practice. Offering the industry's most flexible, most complete and best supported system, Compulink's Advantage software is designed to enhance patient care and improve practice profitability. For more information, please visit www.compulinkadvantage.com or call 800-456-4522.
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 authorized by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as a certification body (ONC-ACB). CCHIT is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as a certification body for the ONC HIT Certification Program for electronic health record (EHR) technology and accredited by the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as an Accredited Testing Laboratory (ATL) to test EHRs. More information on CCHIT and its programs is available at http://cchit.org.
About the ONC HIT Certification Program
The ONC HIT Certification Program, provided by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®)" as an Office of the National Coordinator - Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB), evaluates EHR technology that has been tested against criteria and standards adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). This certification qualifies EHRs as capable of supporting achievement of meaningful use for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive programs authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). ONC HIT certification conferred by the Certification Commission does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
"CCHIT®" and "CCHIT Certified®" are registered trademarks of the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology.