NovoPath has announced that its NovoPath version 9.0 anatomic pathology laboratory information management software platform is compliant with the ONC 2014 Edition criteria and was certified as an EHR Module on February 14, 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.
“NovoPath is extremely pleased to enable our customers to fulfill selected Meaningful Use requirements as a result of this certification,” says Rick Callahan, vice president, sales and marketing. “Certification is an important consideration for many labs, and we are pleased to offer customers this benefit.”
The ONC HIT Certification Program certifies that Complete EHRs meet all of the 2014 Edition criteria and EHR Modules meet one or more, but not all, of the criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services for an eligible provider technology.
“CCHIT congratulates companies successfully achieving EHR technology certification,” says 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 Stage 2 incentives.”
NovoPath version 9.0 anatomic pathology laboratory information management software platform’s certification number is CC-2014-100013-1. 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.
NovoPath version 9.0 anatomic pathology laboratory information management software platform meets these certification criteria: 170.314(d)(1) Authentication, Access Control, and Authorization; 170.314(d)(3) Audit Report(s);170.314(d)(5) Automatic Log-Off; 170.314(d)(6) Emergency Access; 170.314(g)(4) Quality Management System. Read the public test results.