SOURCE: Advanced Data Systems Corporation

Advanced Data Systems Corporation

July 23, 2012 14:15 ET

DE Health Information Network Approves MedicsDocAssistant™ EHR

DOVER, DE and PARAMUS, NJ--(Marketwire - Jul 23, 2012) -  The Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN) has named Advanced Data Systems (ADS) and the MedicsDocAssistant EHR as DHIN-certified. Certification verifies that MedicsDocAssistant has been tested and approved for interoperability and interconnectivity with DHIN's various Data Senders, and that ADS programmers have successfully demonstrated interconnectivity capability with them.

DHIN's Data Senders are among the most recognizable healthcare companies in the state of Delaware. They include BayHealth Medical Center, Beebe Medical Center, Christiana Health Systems, Doctors Pathology, LabCorp, Nanticoke Health Systems, Nemours, Papastavros' Associates, Quest Diagnostics, Saint Francis Hospital, and Tristate Imaging Group.

Dr. Jan Lee, Executive Director of DHIN said, "We are pleased to announce this very noteworthy accomplishment on the part of ADS and DHIN. We look forward to having the healthcare providers utilizing the MedicsDocAssistant EHR in Delaware take full advantage of this new integration."

David Barzillai, President of ADS said, "Becoming DHIN certified is something about which we are extremely proud. Our current and future Delaware clients are now assured of the ability to interface and interconnect their MedicsDocAssistant EHRs with DHIN's Data Senders. It was a pleasure working with the DHIN staff in helping to perfect this capability."

More information on ADS and DHIN can be seen by visiting their websites. Their media representatives can also be contacted as noted.

About the Delaware Health Information Network:  The Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN) is the first, and most mature, live statewide health information network in the nation. Launched in 2007, today it serves all of Delaware's acute care hospitals and 93% of the State's medical providers. More than 9 million clinical results and reports are posted on DHIN each year. Total patient records on the system now exceed 1.3 million and include records for patients from all 50 states. For more information about DHIN, visit www.dhin.org or call 302-678-0220. 

About Advanced Data Systems: Since 1977, ADS has been a leading provider of automation solutions to medical practices of every size and specialty, to imaging centers, and to revenue cycle management companies. The Company's Medics solutions include the MedicsDocAssistant EHR, MedicsPremier and MedicsElite for comprehensive PM, and MedicsRIS for radiology. ADS provides quick Implementation, comprehensive Training and excellent ongoing Support with Updates. Over 30,000 providers rely on solutions from ADS.

About MedicsDocAssistant EHR's certification: MedicsDocAssistant Version 6.0 has been tested and certified under the Drummond Group's Electronic Health Records Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB) program. This Complete EHR is 2011 / 2012 compliant in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. It does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments. The system must be utilized by the eligible professional (EP) in accordance with current Meaningful Use (MU) requirements. Once MU requirements have been met, the EP can attest in order to obtain his or her EHR Stimulus Act incentives.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:

    Marc E. Klar
    Vice President, Marketing
    Advanced Data Systems
    800-899-4237, Ext. 2061
    marc.klar@adsc.com

    Randall J. Farmer, M.S., M.eD.
    Director, Provider Relations and Business Development
    Delaware Health Information Network
    302-678-0220
    randy.farmer@dhin.org