ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 11 NCG Medical announces that their Electronic Health Record, Perfect Care EHR® has been inspected by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®) and is Preliminary ARRA 2011 certified, meeting proposed Federal standards supporting the achievement of 22 of 26 proposed 2011-2012 Meaningful Use Objectives for Eligible Providers under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). Complete information is available at http://www.cchit.org/products/2011/arraeligibleprovider/1533.
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Preliminary ARRA certification designates that electronic health record (EHR) technology has been successfully tested against proposed Federal standards and can support achievement of applicable Meaningful Use Objectives published by the Office of the National Coordinator's (ONC/HHS) advisory committees to qualify providers for funding under ARRA (the Stimulus act). "Physicians are looking for assurance that their EHR investments will meet ARRA standards and qualify for government incentive payments," said Antonio Arias NCG Medical SVP of Business Development. "We believe our decision to be proactive in CCHIT's testing process, reassures physicians that NCG Medical is both investing and leading in innovation, to meet and exceed federal requirements for incentive payments."
With a full range of solutions grounded in a fundamental understanding of the physician's office, NCG Medical takes the burden out of electronic health record implementation and complex day-to-day financial and administrative transaction processes. NCG Medical's experience in transmitting, tracking, and reporting clinical data is exceptional. With more than two decades developing healthcare technology, NCG Medical delivers proven electronic health record solutions.
"Having our background in practice management we take an integrated approach to electronic health records and we offer a comprehensive solution: revenue cycle management and clinical information management. Perfect Care EHR is currently one of only a handful of products that can actually claim to be Preliminary ARRA 2011 certified," said Antonio Arias NCG Medical SVP of Business Development.
About NCG Medical
NCG Medical is one of North America's fastest growing healthcare technology companies for outpatient clinics. NCG is a Microsoft Gold Partner with a product certified by CCHIT since 2006. NCG Medical develops Perfect Care EHR® to help physicians, clinics and other healthcare organizations efficiently manage their operations and patient records. Complete information about NCG Medical is available at http://www.ncgmedical.com.
About Perfect Care EHR
Perfect Care EHR® offers physicians leading edge functionality for clinical documentation, e-prescribing, laboratory interfacing, tasking and billing. Perfect Care EHR is NCG Medical's proprietary, CCHIT and pre-ARRA Certified, Practice Management and Electronic Health Records Software. It offers services and solutions related to the automation of healthcare workflows. The software enhances and improves facility billing and payment processes, reduces insurance claim rejections, minimizes errors, increases office productivity and profitability, and collects and stores patient clinical data securely and safely. The solution addresses key needs of healthcare, including: Integration of management and clinical functions; Medical chart document management; remote access to patient information; Uniform clinical data across healthcare systems; Integration of evidence-based clinical guidelines and EHR integration with PACS and DIACOM images.
CONTACT: Antonio O. Arias, +1-407-788-1906 x 405, [email protected]
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