DR Systems’ eHR is 2014 Meaningful Use Certified as a Complete Ambulatory EHR

Cloud-based, vendor neutral CEHRT works with HIS, RIS, PACS, and EMR

SAN DIEGO--()--DR Systems, a leader in Enterprise Imaging Informatics and six time Best in KLAS PACS, announced today that its cloud-based eHR and patient engagement solution have received the 2014 Edition ONC HIT Certification as a complete ambulatory Certified Electronic Health Record System (CEHRT) from InfoGard, an Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB). The DR Systems EHR incorporates the Health Companion® patient communication platform as relied upon software for secure patient messaging and other consumer-centric features.

DR Systems first received certification for the 2011 Edition for Meaningful Use Stage 1 in February, 2012. Currently, more than 2500 radiologists and anesthesiologists are using the DR Systems eHR to provide patient services including messaging, marketing, education, pre-registration, as well as results and clinical summary delivery in accordance with the CMS EHR Incentive Program requirements.

July 1, 2014 is the last day for first year, stage 1 eligible professionals (EP) to begin participation the EHR Incentive Program and still earn a bonus of up to $24,000 per professional. EP must complete attestation before October 1, 2014 in order to avoid the 2015 payment penalty of 1%. EP in their second year or more for participation must report data for one calendar quarter, beginning no later than October 1, 2014.

DR Systems Chairman, Murray A. Reicher, MD, states, “The DR Systems eHR and Health Companion® patient portal roll-out have been hugely successful for our customers. Our cloud-based platform can be used in conjunction with any upstream information system. The technology can be accessed from a PC, phone, or tablet, and helps simplify compliance for specialists. Most importantly, these technologies provide a great, cost-effective method to engage your patients. Consumers who today are facing higher and higher out-of-pocket expenses are increasingly shopping for healthcare providers. The DR eHR and Health Companion® help our providers engender patient loyalty and empower their patients to achieve better health.”

For more on eHR Meaningful Use, visit www.drsysehr.com.

About eHR Meaningful Use 2014 Edition

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 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.

Go to Infogard to view the public test report of the certified results. Additional costs will be incurred to implement the eHR's capabilities to meet meaningful use objectives including an annual subscription and setup fees.

Vendor Name: DR Systems, Inc.
Certified EHR Name: eHR Meaningful Use
Certified EHR Version: 2.0
Certification ID: IG-2630-14-0005
Certification Date: February 28, 2014
Classification: Complete
Practice Setting: Ambulatory
Requirements Edition: 2014
Clinical Quality Measures Certified: NQF 0018, NQF 0024, NQF 0028, NQF 0031, NQF 0034, NQF 0038, NQF 0043, NQF 0419, NQF 0421.
Additional Software Relied Upon: Health Companion®, certified for 170.314(e)(3) Secure Messaging and 170.314(e)(1) View, Download, and Transmit.

About eHR Meaningful Use for Medical Imaging 2011 Edition

Vendor Name: DR Systems, Inc.
Product Version: v1.0
Certification ID: IG-2630-12-0006
Date Certified: February 10, 2012
Classification: Complete
Practice Setting: Ambulatory
Clinical Quality Measures Certified: NQF 0013, NQF 0024, NQF 0028, NQF 0031, NQF 0034, NQF 0038, NQF 0041, NQF 0043, NQF 0421
Additional Software Relied Upon: N/A

About DR Systems, Inc.

DR Systems is the leading independent provider of enterprise imaging and clinical solutions for integrated healthcare networks, hospitals, imaging centers, and medical groups. DR Systems’ brands include the Unity RIS/CVIS/PACS, eMIX for cloud-based image & information sharing, the DR eHR, and the DR Vendor-neutral archive/disaster recovery solution.

KLAS® has recognized DR Systems and its Unity™ PACS as the #1 ranked PACS vendor and product 2001, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, and 2012. DR Systems was ranked #2 PACS in KLAS in 2013 by a very narrow margin, and currently leads the 2014 KLAS PACS trend rankings.

For more information about the company, call 800-794-5955 or visit www.drsys.com. For more information about eHR Meaningful Use, visit www.drsysehr.com. For more information about eMix, visit www.emix.com.

Specifications are subject to change without notice. Other trademarks used herein are the property of their respective owners.

Contacts

DR Systems
Angelina Haratyk, (858) 625-3344 x 2290
AHaratyk@drsys.com

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DR Systems’ eHR is 2014 Meaningful Use Certified as a Complete Ambulatory EHR

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Contacts

DR Systems
Angelina Haratyk, (858) 625-3344 x 2290
AHaratyk@drsys.com