Certification for 16 electronic clinical quality measures accelerates reporting for providers across the continuum of care
SpectraMedix, a leading provider of healthcare technology solutions that accelerate the transition to value-based care, announced today that the eMeasures360™ version 9.0, a quality measures solution of The SpectraMedix Platform™, has achieved certification for the 2015 Edition Health IT Module from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-HIT).
“We are proud to have earned this 2015 Edition ONC-HIT certification,” said Raj Lakhanpal, MD, CEO, SpectraMedix. “SpectraMedix is committed to keeping its software current and certified to meet 16 eligible hospital and eligible provider electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) in 10 criteria. Completing this certification was a rigorous and detailed process and represents another example of SpectraMedix’s ongoing commitment to our customers.”
“The integrated analytics capabilities of eMeasures360™ also empower providers to improve their quality of care and measure results by enabling them to understand measure failures, isolate gaps in care, and manage workflows,” added Dr. Lakhanpal.
eMeasures360™ takes hospitals and ambulatory facilities through the entire eCQM reporting process, including:
• Assessing eCQM readiness
• Aggregating and validating data required for eCQMs
• Calculating, analyzing, and aligning measures
• Selecting measures to report
• Tracking performance
• Reporting results to CMS
As of 2019, all Medicare and Medicaid eligible professionals and hospitals, dual-eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals are required to use 2015 Edition certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT) to effectively record, manage, and share patient data.
eMeasures360™ version 9.0 was granted certification on July 11, 2019. It was certified by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) and is 2015 Edition compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The CHPL ID for eMeasures360™ is 15.07.07.2359.EM03.01.00.1.190711 and its certificate number is 190002R00. The complete certification details can be found at https://spectramedix.com/health-plans-2/onc-health-it-disclosures-cost-and-limitations/
About ONC Certification
The ONC Certified Health Information Technology (HIT) program tests and certifies that HIT is capable of meeting the 2015 Edition criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2015 Edition criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology and EHR Modules, which meet one or more — but not all — of the criteria.
About ICSA Labs
ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers third-party testing and certification of security and health IT products, as well as network-connected devices, to measure product compliance, reliability, and performance for many of the world’s top security vendors. ICSA Labs is a NIST NVLAP-accredited and ONC-authorized health IT test laboratory and an ANSI–accredited and ONC-authorized certification body for EHR technology. Visit http://www.icsalabs.com for more information.
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