ONC Certified HIT 2014 Edition

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For Immediate Release

Orchard Software’s Harvest LIS version 11.0 Achieves ONC Health IT 2014 Edition Modular Inpatient EHR Certification from ICSA Labs

Carmel, IN – April 17, 2017 – Orchard Software’s Harvest LIS version 11.0 has achieved ONC Health IT 2014 Edition Modular EHR certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible hospitals with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 meaningful use measures required by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Orchard Harvest LIS version 11.0 was certified on March 31, 2017 by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) and is compliant in accordance with applicable criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ONC Certified HIT 2014 Edition

“All of us at Orchard appreciate the value this certification brings to our hospital customers. Our goal is to provide our customers with software that efficiently and effectively disseminates laboratory information to the end user to improve patient care,” says Curt Johnson, Chief Operating Officer at Orchard Software. “With this certification, our customers will also be able to utilize Orchard Harvest LIS for sending reportable laboratory tests and values/results to the public health agencies in a manner that will allow them to meet one of the meaningful use requirements.”ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers vendor-neutral testing and certification. 2014 Edition ONC Health IT Certification is granted to those technologies that are capable of meeting the more rigorous testing criteria developed to support providers and hospitals who wish to demonstrate Stage 2 meaningful use, which focuses on the capability of health IT to deliver higher quality patient care and exchange clinical information securely.

Orchard Harvest LIS version 11.0’s certification number is 140334R02. ONC Health IT certification conferred by ICSA Labs does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Orchard Harvest™ LIS version 11.0 meets the following 2014 Edition Modular Inpatient EHR Certification criteria:

170.314(b) Care Coordination

  • 170.314(b)(6) – Transmission of Electronic Laboratory Tests and Values/Results to Ambulatory Providers

170.314(f) Public Health

  • 170.314(f)(4) – Transmission of Reportable Laboratory Tests and Values/Results

170.314(g) Utilization

  • 170.314(g)(1) – Automated Numerator Recording
  • 170.314(g)(4) – Quality Management System

For full certification details and disclosures, including any additional types of costs and/or limitations, please click here.

About Orchard Software

Orchard Software Corporation (Carmel, IN), founded in 1993, is a leader in the laboratory information system industry and offers a variety of lab system solutions. Orchard’s products are installed in all sizes of multi-site and multi-specialty physician groups and clinics, hospitals, independent reference labs, student health centers, veterinary labs, and public health organizations. Orchard’s best-of-breed systems provide rules-based decision-support, ICD screening, data mining for analytics, and seamless integration to support point-of-care, clinical, microbiology, molecular, cytology, and anatomic pathology testing. Orchard also offers a laboratory outreach solution for EHR connectivity and remote access. Orchard serves more than 1,500 laboratories across the country helping them to improve efficiency, reduce errors, and enhance integration.

Contact: Kerry Foster

Phone: (800) 856-1948

Email: kfoster@orchardsoft.com

Orchard Software Corporation (Carmel, IN), founded in 1993, is a leader in the laboratory information system industry and offers a variety of lab system solutions. Orchard’s products are installed in all sizes of multi-site and multi-specialty physician groups and clinics, hospitals, independent reference labs, student health centers, veterinary labs, and public health organizations. Orchard’s best-of-breed systems provide rules-based decision-support, ICD screening, data mining for analytics, and seamless integration to support point-of-care, clinical, microbiology, molecular, cytology, and anatomic pathology testing. Orchard also offers a laboratory outreach solution for EHR connectivity and remote access. Orchard serves more than 1,300 laboratories across the country helping them to improve efficiency, reduce errors, and enhance integration.

About ONC Certification
The ONC Certified Health Information Technology (HIT) program tests and certifies that HIT is capable of meeting the 2014 Edition criteria approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2014 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 an ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited and 9001:2008 registered organization. ICSA Labs is NVLAP accredited as a Health IT Test Lab and is also an ONC-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) accredited by ANSI to ISO/IEC 17065. Visit http://www.icsalabs.com and http://www.icsalabs.com/blogs for more information.

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