May 12th, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Stephanie Fominaya
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Networking Technology Inc. (NTI) announced today that RxNT eHr v. 7.1, is compliant with the ONC 2014 Edition criteria and was certified as a Complete EHR on May 2, 2014 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ACB, in accordance with the applicable eligible provider certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The ONC 2014 Edition criteria support both Stage 1 and 2 meaningful use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
NTI offers cost effective, electronic solutions iPhone for health care providers under their RxNT brand. Our services include electronic health record (RxNT eHr), electronic prescribing (RxNTeRx) and practice management (RxNT PM). “With the ONC HIT certification of RxNT eHr v. 7.1, NTI is proud to continue offering high quality services that our customers have come to expect,” states Randy Boldyga President/CEO.
The ONC HIT Certification Program certifies that Complete EHRs meet all of the 2014 Edition criteria and EHR Modules meet one or more of the criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) for either eligible provider or hospital technology.
“CCHIT congratulates companies successfully achieving EHR technology certification,” said Alisa Ray, executive director, CCHIT. “These companies are now able to make their products available to providers wishing to adopt health IT to demonstrate meaningful use and earn Stage 1 or Stage2 incentives.”
NTI’s RxNT eHr certification number CC-2014-558940-1. ONC HIT certification conferred by CCHIT does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The clinical quality measures to which RxNT has been certified include:
The additional software RxNT eHr relied upon to demonstrate compliance includes:
- First Databank – NDDF Plus
- American Association for Clinical Chemistry – http://labtestsonline.org
- Radiology Associates of North America – http://www.radiologyinfo.org
The additional types of costs that an eligible provider would pay to implement the RxNT eHr v7.1 in order to attempt to meet meaningful use objectives and measures include:
- An optional one-time cost if client wishes to create a custom template for adding patient encounters
- An optional one-time cost if client wishes to purchase Meaningful Use Attestation Training and Support
- An optional one-time cost and annual recurring cost for electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS) module.
About Networking Technology, Inc.
RxNT is a 15 year old privately held medical informatics company based in Annapolis, Maryland. The company is known for its fully integrated cloud-based suite of products including RxNT Electronic Health Record, RxNT ePrescribing, and RxNT Practice Management. RxNT EHR v7.1 is currently ONC HIT 2014 Certified Complete EHR to support Meaningful Use.
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 2006and is authorized by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as a certification body (ONC-ACB). CCHIT is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as a certification body for the ONC HIT Certification Program for electronic health record (EHR) technology and accredited by the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as an Accredited Testing Laboratory (ATL) to test EHRs. More information on CCHIT and its programs is available at http://cchit.org.
“CCHIT®” and “CCHIT Certified®” are registered trademarks of the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology.
About the ONC HIT Certification Program
The ONC HIT Certification Program, provided by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®)” as an Office of the National Coordinator – Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB), evaluates EHR technology that has been tested against criteria and standards adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). This certification qualifies EHRs as capable of supporting achievement of meaningful use for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive programs authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). ONC HIT certification conferred by the Certification Commission does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.