PLEASANTON, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --MedicalMine Inc. today announced that its comprehensive, cloud-based EHR and practice management solution, ChARM EHR, has been tested and certified under the Drummond Group’s Electronic Health Records Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) program. The certification verifies that ChARM EHR software complies with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
“This certification validates the functionality and usability of ChARM EHR,” said Pramila Srinivasan, CEO of MedicalMine Inc. “ChARM EHR is an economical and scalable solution for providers. It can be used to improve productivity and patient outcomes, while complying with the 2014 edition of ONC-ACB certification as a Complete Ambulatory EHR.”
Drummond Group’s ONC-ACB certification program certifies that EHRs meet the Meaningful Use criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology. In turn, healthcare providers using the EHR systems of certified vendors are qualified to receive federal stimulus monies upon demonstrating meaningful use of the technology — a key component of the federal government’s push to improve clinical care delivery through the adoption and effective use of EHRs by U.S. healthcare providers.
ChARM EHR is built to address the needs of small and medium-sized medical practices. The cloud-based EHR product is economical, easy to use, and complements the workflow of the practice. ChARM EHR version 1.1 meets the requirements for Complete EHR Ambulatory, 2014 Edition. The product can be accessed at http://www.charmehr.com and the companion patient portal product is accessible from http://www.charmphr.com.
“Leveraging information technology for healthcare initiatives provides the opportunity to deliver a high-level quality of care and efficiency which essentially benefits and enhances the overall patient experience,” says Rik Drummond, CEO of the Drummond Group Inc. “We have been testing software for more than a decade and will continue to provide our extensive experience testing and certifying complex systems for multiple industries, as well as ensuring interoperability and security remain key components in the growing healthcare industry.”
This Complete EHR is 2014 Edition-compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ACB in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments: MedicalMine Inc., ChARM EHR Ver 1.1, Modules Tested: 170.314(a)(1-15); 170.314(b)(1-5,7); 170.314(c)(1-3); 170.314(d)(1-8); 170.314(e)(1-3); 170.314(f)(1-3); 170.314(g)(2-4). Clinical Quality Measures Tested: CMS068v3; CMS075v2; CMS122v2; CMS123v2; CMS126v2; CMS131v2; CMS154v2; CMS155v2; CMS156v2; CMS163v2; CMS165v2. Additional software used: Data Motion, Surescripts, Spreadsheet software. Holds Certificate No. 06172014-2369-9. Date Certified: 06/17/2014. Effective Date: 2014 Edition.
This certified product may require one-time costs to support installation, integration and implementation, annual maintenance to support certain modules, and/or ongoing monthly maintenance charges to cover connecting to outside networks, labs, registries, and/or exchanges. There may be monthly costs associated with reporting and/or transmission costs associated with certain modules/measures.
MedicalMine Inc. is a Pleasanton, CA-based company founded to address the application of cloud-based technologies to medical practices. The company focuses both on patient participation and on enhancing the productivity of medical providers, providing cutting-edge products at an economical price point. The flagship product, ChARM EHR, which runs on any browser on desktops and mobile devices, is used by medical practitioners and groups worldwide.