CureMD Healthcare, a leading provider of electronic health records, practice management and medical billing services, has achieved 2014 Edition Complete Ambulatory EHR ONC Health IT Certification for its CureMD SMART Cloud v10g, which designates that the software is capable of supporting healthcare providers with Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). It was announced in New York on February 17, 2014.
CureMD SMART Cloud v10g was certified by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) and is compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).
“We believe this certification further validates our commitment towards helping users achieve Meaningful Use, while incorporating advanced specialty content and workflows,” said Bilal Hashmat, CEO CureMD Healthcare. “With v10g, we are taking our platform to a whole new level for mobility, usability, interoperability, care coordination and patient engagement.”
CureMD is one of the early achievers of the 2014 ONC certification. The 2014 criterion includes higher thresholds of utilization, expanded Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs) and data exchange requirements. The latest enhancements aim to improve clinical information sharing within the healthcare continuum.
“ICSA Labs congratulates CureMD for successfully achieving EHR technology certification,” said Amit Trivedi, healthcare program manager, ICSA Labs. “CureMD users can now qualify for CMS incentives for Stage 2 Meaningful Use.”