veEDIS Clinical Systems Achieves ONC Certification HIT 2014 EditionDate: January 21, 2014
Plantation, Florida - veEDIS Clinical Systems, LLC proudly announced today that veEDIS v2, its proprietary Emergency Department Information System (EDIS), has been tested and certified under the Drummond Group’s Electronic Health Records Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) program. This EHR software is compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Stage 2 criteria was designed to facilitate more coordination of patient care, reduce medical errors, eliminate of duplicate screenings and tests, and create greater patient engagement.
As a 2014 Edition ONC Certified Health Information Technology, adoption and meaningful utilization of veEDIS will help clients to successfully attest and demonstrate to Meaningful Use Stage 2, which means real, bottom-line financial incentivize for veEDIS clients.
“Our certification for Meaningful Use Stage 2 criteria is a milestone for our company and our EDIS product,” said veEDIS President and CEO Tom Grossjung. “I am extremely proud of all our team members who worked tirelessly to make this happen.”
He added, “As an organization, we are very excited to help our clients attest for Stage 2 which will help patients with the overall quality of care they receive and hospitals with incentives provided for under the HITECH Act.”
“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.”
For more information, visit www.veedis.com or call (954) 344-0498 x2018.