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Corepoint Integration Engine Receives ONC-ACB Certification for use of Direct Project Protocol to Externally Transfer Patient Care Data

Dec. 17, 2013 – DALLAS – Corepoint Integration Engine [1] has been tested and certified for proper use of Direct Project protocol [2] for transfer of patient care data under the Drummond Group's Electronic Health Records Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) program. Corepoint Integration Engine is compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

2014 ONC-ACB EHR Modular Certification by the Drummond Group for Meaningful Use“corepoint integration engine's use of direct project communication protocol can help customers utilize key communication standards criteria as defined in meaningful use," said jon mertz, corepoint health vp of marketing. "direct is an accessible, easy-to-implement standard for providers that holds tremendous potential in advancing external health data exchange."

drummond group’s onc-acb certification program certifies that ehrs, and software that interact with ehrs, meet the meaningful use criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology. providers using certified systems 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.

corepoint integration engine was the first interface engine to receive stage 1 modular ambulatory ehr and modular inpatient ehr certification [3] and this adds to the company’s stage 2 certifications.  

onc-acb certification statement:

this ehr module is 2014 edition compliant and has been certified by an onc-acb in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the secretary of the u.s. department 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, november 21, 2013, corepoint integration engine v5.1, certification id # 11212013‐1787‐1 for modular ambulatory ehr and # 11212013‐1788‐1 for modular inpatient ehr, no clinical quality measures were tested, no additional software used, modules certified include 170.314(b)(1, 2, 6) 170.314(d)(1, 5, 6, 7, 8);170.314(f)(2, 3, 4); 170.314(g)(1, 4).

a complete list of meaningful use stage 2 criteria for which corepoint integration engine is now certified includes:

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corepoint health delivers a simplified approach to internal and external health data integration and exchange for hospitals, radiology centers, laboratories, and clinics. our software solutions provide a fast track to health care providers to achieve interoperability goals that create operational leverage within their care organization. our approach significantly reduces demands on it staff and budget. corepoint integration engine was named the #1 interface engine the previous four consecutive years, 2009-2012, in the best in klas awards: software & services report.