Corepoint Integration Engine continues to lead the industry as the first interface engine  certified for Modular Ambulatory Electronic Health Record (EHR), as defined in Defining Key Health Information Technology Terms (The National Alliance for Health Information Technology, April 28, 2008): An electronic record of health-related information on an individual that conform... and Modular Inpatient EHR
Frisco, Texas – May 4, 2011 – Corepoint Health, a leader in healthcare integration software, has announced that Corepoint Integration Engine has received Modular Ambulatory EHR and Modular Inpatient EHR certification. Tested and certified by The Drummond Group serves one of the ONC-ATCB for electronic health record (EHR) certification. The Drummond Group was certified by the ONC on September 3, 2010 and is authorized to certify complete EHR and EHR modules. Visit The Drummond Group websi... under the Electronic Health Records Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies – Following the Meaningful Use stage one final rule in July of 2010, the Office of the National Coordinator selected six organizations to assume responsibility for the certification of complete EHR an...) program, the integration engine software is 2011/2012 compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
“Meaningful Use and EHR adoption are transforming health care and driving several significant health IT projects. In the middle of this is having the capability to exchange patient data in an effective, efficient, and secure manner,” said Phil Guy, CEO, Corepoint Health. “This certification enables our customers to be confident that their healthcare data exchange initiatives are supported by an integration engine  which has successfully passed the defined criteria, an essential element to achieve Meaningful Use and qualify for incentive funds under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) is an economic stimulus package enacted by the 111th United States Congress in February 2009 to provide a stimulus to the U.S. economy in the wake of the economic downturn. The Act includes federa....”
"Guy continued, “Corepoint Integration Engine continues to lead the way in delivering an approach which simplifies the complexities of healthcare integration  while providing technology which can robustly meet the increased demands of this new era of interoperability.”
Drummond Group’s ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that EHRs, and software that interacts with 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 electronic health records by U.S. healthcare providers.
Corepoint Integration Engine was also recently recognized as being number one in the Interface Engines  market segment of the 2009 & 2010 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services report (©2011 KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved. www.KLASreseach.com ).
“The need to leverage information technology in the healthcare industry is huge – as the quality of care and efficiency benefits that come with computerization can really make a difference in the overall patient experience. We’re ready to help transform the industry by providing the sophisticated software testing services that ensure that vendors and hospitals are offering systems that are capable of meeting the Meaningful Use standards required to obtain incentive funds as well as the rich functionality required to move the clinical care needle forward,” says Rik Drummond, CEO of the Drummond Group. “We have been testing software for more than a decade and are ready to leverage our extensive experience handling sophisticated systems in complex industries as well as dealing with complicated technical issues such as interoperability and security.”
This Modular Ambulatory EHR certification and Modular Inpatient EHR certification is 2011/2012 compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ATCB 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. Corepoint Health, April 28, 2011, Corepoint Integration Engine v4.2.4, Certification ID is a coded value data type. The value of such a field follows the formatting rules for a ST field except that it is drawn from a table of legal values. Examples of ID fields include religion and sex. #04282011‐1160‐8 for Modular Ambulatory EHR and #04282011‐1161‐8 for Modular Inpatient EHR, no Clinical Quality Measures were tested, additional software includes Windows Server OS, modules certified include 170.302 O‐Q, S‐V, 170.304 F, I, 170.306 D, E, F.
About Drummond Group
Drummond Group Inc., the trusted software test lab, provides effective and efficient electronic health record (EHR) testing to healthcare information technology vendors and hospitals. As an Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB), Drummond Group works closely with healthcare software vendors and hospitals to certify EHRs that are looking to qualify for incentive funds under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Drummond Group is approved to certify both complete and modular EHR for both ambulatory and inpatient. Leveraging more than a decade’s worth of interoperability, conformance testing and certification experience in multiple industries, Drummond Group delivers what’s needed in healthcare: highly reliable and readily affordable software testing services. For more information, go to http://www.drummondgroup.com .
About Corepoint Health
Corepoint Health has the healthcare IT experience and strength to deliver a dramatically simplified approach to internal and external data integration and health information exchange for hospitals, radiology centers, laboratories, and clinics. Our next generation software solutions are transformational and will streamline your IT environment, provide a fast track to achieving your interoperability goals, and create operational leverage within your organization. Corepoint Health’s solutions achieve a needed balance of being both intuitive and sophisticated while delivering solid functionality and performance. Our approach significantly reduces the demands on your IT staff and budget.
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