PatientKeeper Receives 2014 ONC HIT Certification
Using PatientKeeper’s certified EHR module, hospitals can meet physician facing Stage 2 Meaningful Use objectives
WALTHAM, Mass., Apr. 17, 2014 – PatientKeeper®, a leading provider of healthcare applications for physicians, today announced that PatientKeeper v8.1 software is compliant with the ONC 2014 Edition criteria and was certified as an EHR Module on March 17, 2014 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ACB, in accordance with the applicable hospital 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).
PatientKeeper is ONC-ACB 2014 compliant for 19 physician-facing and security criteria that hospitals must address as they seek to attest for Stage 2 Meaningful Use. Other advanced features contained in PatientKeeper v8.1 include a versatile patient list that allows for flexible team assignments and provides views to show various care team and patient relationships; a medication reconciliation workflow optimized for patient transfers between hospital units; and ICD-10 code set support.
Over 70 hospitals throughout the country are relying on PatientKeeper to meet their Stage 2 physician requirements, including CPOE and medication reconciliation.
PatientKeeper’s EHR optimization software solutions streamline clinician workflow, improve care team collaboration, and fill functional gaps in existing hospital EHR systems. With PatientKeeper as the “system of engagement” complementing the EHR, clinicians can easily access and act on all their patient information from PCs, smartphones and tablets. PatientKeeper has more than 70,000 active users today. For more information about PatientKeeper, visit www.patientkeeper.com or call (781) 373-6100.