Credible Wireless, Inc's Behavioral Healthcare Software Receives ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 Certification
BETHESDA, June 7, 2011 - Credible Wireless, Inc. announced today that Credible Behavioral Healthcare Software 6.1 is 2011/2012 compliant and was certified as a Complete EHR on June 1, 2011 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable Eligible Provider certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The 2011/2012 criteria support the Stage 1 meaningful use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
"We believe this certification clarifies Credible's role as a leading web-based EHR company. Combined with our unique innovation process, commitment to Agency partnerships, and full mobile capability, Credible believes this milestone truly benefits our existing and future Agency Partners. The many months of planning, coding, quality review, and pre-testing have been a significant investment and I am proud of all of our contributors," said Matthew M. Dorman, Founder and CEO of Credible.
The ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that Complete EHRs meet all of the 2011/2012 criteria and EHR Modules meet one or more - but not all - of the criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) for either eligible provider or hospital technology.
"CCHIT is pleased to be testing and certifying products so that companies are now able to offer these products to providers who wish to purchase and implement certified EHR technology and achieve meaningful use in time for the 2011-2012 incentives," said Karen M. Bell, M.D., M.S.S., Chair, CCHIT.
Credible Behavioral Healthcare Software 6.1's certification number is CC-1112-306540-1. ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification conferred by CCHIT does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor does it guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.
Credible Behavioral Healthcare Software 6.1 meets the Complete EHR certification criteria as an integrated bundle of EHR modular products. The products which make up the Complete EHR include Credible's fully integrated web-based EHR solution. The clinical quality measures to which Credible Behavioral Healthcare Software has been certified include: NQF 0004, NQF 0013, NQF 0024, NQF 0027, NQF 0028, NQF 0038, NQF 0041, NQF 0105, and NQF 0421. The additional software Credible Behavioral Healthcare Software relied upon to demonstrate compliance includes: Adobe Acrobat Reader, and Internet Explorer.
About Credible Wireless, Inc.
Credible provides secure, proven, easy to use web-based software for clinic, community, residential, and mobile care providers across the United States. Credible provides fully integrated clinical, e-prescribing, scheduling, billing, form management, advanced search, mobile, and management reporting functionality. A leading Software as a Service provider for 11 years, Credible is committed to continuous innovation, an easy to use interface and a long term partnership approach.
The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) is an independent, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the public mission of accelerating the adoption of robust, interoperable health information technology. The Commission has been certifying electronic health record technology since 2006 and is approved by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as an Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB). More information on CCHIT, CCHIT Certified® products and ONC-ATCB certified electronic health record technology is available at http://cchit.org.
About ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification
The ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that EHR technology is capable of meeting the 2011/2012 criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2011/2012 criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology and EHR Modules, which meet one or more - but not all - of the criteria. ONC-ATCB certification aligns with Health Information Technology: Initial Set of Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology published in the Federal Register in July 2010 and strictly adheres to the test procedures published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) at the time of testing. ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification conferred by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor does it guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.
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