MEDICAL OFFICE ONLINE INC’S MEDICAL OFFICE ONLINE 2.2 RECEIVES ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 CERTIFICATION

January 28, 2011 – Medical Office Online, Inc. announced today that Medical Office Online 2.2, is 2011/2012 compliant and was certified as a Complete EHR on January 28, 2011 by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable ELIGIBLE PROVIDER certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The 2011/2012 criteria support the Stage 1 meaningful use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

CEO, Vimal Anand stated, “We have been the leading and most comprehensive integrated EHR for providers for the last 10 years. We believe that with this certification and all the extensive functionality we have built, we are now the undisputed leader in the market.”

The ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that Complete EHRs meet all of the 2011/2012 criteria and EHR Modules meet one or more – but not all – of the criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) for either eligible provider or hospital technology.

“CCHIT is pleased to be testing and certifying products so that companies are now able to offer these products to providers who wish to purchase and implement certified EHR technology and achieve meaningful use in time for the 2011-2012 incentives,” said Karen M. Bell, M.D., M.S.S., Chair, CCHIT.

Medical Office Online 2.2’s certification number is CC-1112-687750-1. ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification conferred by CCHIT does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor does it guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.

Medical Office Online 2.2, meets the Complete EHR certification criteria.

The clinical quality measures to which Medical Office Online 2.2 has been certified include:

  • NQF 0421 Adult Weight Screening & Follow-Up
  • NQF 0013 Hypertension: Blood Pressure Measurement
  • NQF 0028 Tobacco Use Assessment and Cessation
  • NQF 0041 Influenza Immunization
  • NQF 0024 Weight Assessment and Counseling
  • NQF 0038 Childhood Immunization Status
  • NQF 0575 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control
  • NQF 0043 Pneumonia Vaccination Status
  • NQF 0031 Breast Cancer Screening
  • NQF 0034 Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • NQF 0575 Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Control

The additional software Medical Office Online 2.2 relied upon to demonstrate compliance includes:

  • NewCrop Core 10.1 by NewCrop, LLC

About Medical Office Online, Inc.
Medical Office Online specializes in Healthcare Information services and has been providing health care providers with unparalleled secure web based access to their medical records for over ten years. We pride ourselves in providing our clients with state-of-the-art medical software while permitting them unlimited access, and top notch data security. The Medical Office Online application is an ongoing development and a product of eight years of design, development and testing, by physicians, computer programmers, security experts, office managers, billers, and medical office personnel. Medical Office Online is a privately held company, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. www.medicalofficeonline.com

About CCHIT
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 2006 and is approved by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as an Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB). More information on CCHIT, CCHIT Certified® products and ONC-ATCB certified electronic health record technology is available at http://cchit.org.

About ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification
The ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification program tests and certifies that EHR technology is capable of meeting the 2011/2012 criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2011/2012 criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology and EHR Modules, which meet one or more – but not all – of the criteria. ONC-ATCB certification aligns with Health Information Technology: Initial Set of Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology published in the Federal Register in July 2010 and strictly adheres to the test procedures published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) at the time of testing. ONC-ATCB 2011/2012 certification conferred by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor does it guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.

“CCHIT®” and “CCHIT Certified®” are registered trademarks of the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology.