Navigation Links
OpusClinicalSuite(R) Achieves 08 CCHIT Certification as Inpatient EHR
Date:6/25/2009

AUSTIN, Texas, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc. announced today that OpusClinicalSuite(R) Version 2.3 has met the criteria set by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT(R)) for receiving 08 Inpatient EHR certification. The certification is designated by CCHIT as pre-market conditional pending verified installation of the CCHIT Certified(R) version in an acute care hospital. CCHIT Certified product certification designates that a health information technology product has been tested against a set of functionality, interoperability and security criteria and has passed inspection of 100 percent of the criteria.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080325/LATU040LOGO)

As of June 25, 2009, Opus Healthcare is one of only two companies that currently have received CCHIT certification under the 08 criteria for this classification (see http://www.cchit.org/choose/inpatient/08/).

The Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology is a private non-profit organization recognized by the federal government as an official certification body for healthcare information technology (HIT) products. Their mission is to accelerate the adoption of robust, interoperable health information technology throughout the United States by creating an efficient, credible and sustainable certification program.

Tim Rhoads, Chief Executive Officer of Opus Healthcare Solutions, noted "We are very pleased to be a leader in the 08 CCHIT Certified Inpatient EHR category. The 08 criteria, the most current available, is rigorous and comprehensive. We believe that our 08 CCHIT certification will put us squarely on the short list of leading vendors offering certified products that will equip provider organizations to achieve 'meaningful use,' a prerequisite for capturing early Federal Stimulus funding in FY2011, as the required standards and certification criteria are released later this year."

He added, "We believe that the CCHIT certification marks a major validation for our company products and we expect it to lead to significant growth in the next five years. With EHR adoption rates historically low in our target market, Opus Healthcare Solutions is poised for such success; not only because of the legislative financial incentives, but also because of the unique, truly Web-based architecture of the OpusClinicalSuite(R) EHR and its native ASP delivery model should the hospital choose that business model."

"Many rural and community hospitals find it difficult to attract and retain skilled IT professionals. When we provide our software on an ASP basis, we assume responsibility for installing and updating it, easing the work load on existing staff, and reducing initial upfront costs towards adopting CCHIT Certified EHR technology," Rhoads said.

The OpusClinicalSuite(R) provides a single point-of-access for clinicians to enter and retrieve all patient clinical information (patient vitals, lab results, medications, imaging results), from the bedside or remote locations such as their office or distant clinics. The suite enables hospitals to meet patient safety issues and implement quality measures for improved patient outcomes.

About Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc.

Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc. delivers highly adaptable Web-based clinical applications to hospital systems and integrated health networks. The 2nd generation technology of the OpusClinicalSuite(R) includes CPOE, clinical decision support, clinical documentation, interdisciplinary plans of care, pharmacy, order management, results management, advanced reporting, a clinical data repository, interdepartmental messaging, document scanning, medical necessity checking, physician Web portal for remote desktop and Smartphone access, and laboratory data management inclusive of microbiology and anatomic pathology. The system is built on a secure Web architecture, and capable of sharing clinical data through an integrated HL7/XML interface engine for the highest levels of interoperability.

Note: CCHIT(R) is a registered mark of the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology. CCHIT Certified(R) is a registered mark of the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology.

    For more information:

    Chris Mountzouris
    Vice President, Marketing & Business Development
    Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc.
    O: 512-336-7200
    cmountzouris@opushealthcare.com

    James Harris
    Westside Public Relations
    Cell: 310-780-7107
    O: 310-398-5565
    jharris@westsidepr.com

Available Topic Expert(s): For information on the listed expert(s), click appropriate link.

FRED BECK PRESIDENT

https://profnet.prnewswire.com/Subscriber/ExpertProfile.aspx?ei=68876


'/>"/>
SOURCE Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Preferred Management Corp. Installs OpusClinicalSuite(R) at 2 Texas Hospitals
2. Bates County Memorial Hospital Selects Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc. to Implement the OpusClinicalSuite(R) EMR
3. Kingfisher Healthcare (KFH) Achieves World Class Quality Platform
4. Kaiser Permanente Achieves Climate Action Leader Status
5. OSF HealthCare Achieves Impressive Tobacco Quit Rates with the Free & Clear(R) Quit For Life(TM) Program
6. LMS integrated obstetrics solution achieves general availability
7. ENDEAVOR IV achieves primary endpoint, demonstrates similar safety profile compared to Taxus stent
8. Pharsight Achieves $7.3 Million in Quarterly Revenue
9. Halogen Software Achieves Most Successful Quarter in Company History - Includes Record Year-Over-Year Overall and License Revenue
10. Cethromycin achieves all endpoints in second pivotal Phase III Trial for treatment for pneumonia
11. Joint Commission International Achieves Accreditation from ISQua
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... ... and community for those in the fight against cancer, has produced a seminal ... success. HRA will release top-line findings in a webinar, Defining Compassionate Care ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... (PRWEB) February ... for the nation to come together to combine its favorite ... with its favorite fruit – apples! To celebrate National Nutrition ... join the “Apple Madness” bracket tournament – a five-week, five-round ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... , ... February 23, 2017 , ... Top cosmetic and ... Patriot program today with a new Indiegogo campaign . Individuals are now ... veterans in the Los Angeles area, either as a participating patient or through an ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... , ... February 23, 2017 , ... HealthPostures, the desk ... an expert sit stand solutions representative to the Minneapolis Home and Garden Show which ... the event that is garnering national attention is the Minneapolis Convention Center. , ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... Carlos Gutierrez ... has also continued to spiritually evolve, which is the purpose of everyone in this ... Spiritual Truths ” (published by Balboa Press) attempts to guide readers to expand one’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/23/2017)... 2017 Mixed tocopherols market projected to grow at ... is projected to reach USD 5.27 billion by 2022, at ... by factors such as health and wellness trends, for instance, ... regulations for sourcing, processing, packaging, and labeling of food & ... such as the Asia-Pacific region also ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... a condition where an organ of ... to weak abdominal wall. Hernia is classified into ... femoral hernia, umbilical hernia, and other (hiatal hernia ... are performed using a mesh, made-up of biological ... Among the available options, open tension-free repair procedures ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... , Feb. 22, 2017 Summary ... partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p03605680-summary/view-report.html Description The Global Spinal Cord Partnering ... access to partnering deals and agreements entered into by ... in partnering deals - Top deals by value ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: