ZeOmega’s Jiva PHR Release 2015 Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular EHR Certification from ICSA Labs

PLANO, Texas – Jan. 19, 2016ZeOmega® Inc., a market leader in population health solutions, today announced that its Jiva PHR Release 2015 has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular EHR Certification. The designation means that the software is capable of supporting eligible hospitals with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

Jiva PHR Release 2015 was certified on November 16, 2015, 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).

“ZeOmega’s population health management solutions help our provider clients enhance care coordination and drive patient engagement,” said Nandini Rangaswamy, executive vice president and chief strategy officer for ZeOmega. “We are pleased that Jiva PHR received this ONC HIT certification, which further strengthens ZeOmega’s ability to deliver the solutions healthcare organizations need to meet government mandates and deliver high-quality care to all the populations they serve.”

ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers vendor-neutral testing and certification. ONC HIT 2014 Edition 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.

Jiva PHR Release 2015’s certification number is 150122R00. ONC HIT 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. The product listing and test results summary of this certification can be found at: http://oncchpl.force.com/ehrcert.

Jiva PHR Release 2015 meets the following certification criteria: 170.314(a)(4): Vital signs, body mass index, and growth charts; 170.314(a)(11): Smoking status; 170.314(a)(15): Patient-specific education resources; 170.314(d)(1): Authentication, access control, and authorization; 170.314(d)(2): Auditable events and tamper-resistance; 170.314(d)(3): Audit report(s); 170.314(d)(5): Automatic log-off; 170.314(e)(1): View, download, and transmit to third party; 170.314(g)(1): Automated numerator recording; and 170.314(g)(4): Quality management system.

The additional software relied upon to comply with one or more of the certification criteria include HealthUnity Client for RHIO 2012 and HealthUnity HIE Web Client. The additional types of costs that an eligible provider or hospital would pay to implement Jiva PHR Release 2015 in order to attempt to meet meaningful use objectives and measures include periodic license fees, periodic support and maintenance, and one-time implementation professional service fees.

About ZeOmega
ZeOmega’s powerful population health platform delivers high-value, strategic solutions enabling payers and care-delivery organizations to improve individual health and provider performance. With deep domain expertise and a comprehensive understanding of complex population health challenges, ZeOmega serves as a true partner for clients, offering flexible deployment and delivery models that leverage an innovative platform designed to integrate workflow, analytics, content and communication capabilities. By consistently meeting customer expectations and project benchmarks, ZeOmega has earned a reputation for responsiveness and reliability. For more information, visit www.zeomega.com or call 214-618-9880. Follow ZeOmega on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.

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 Guide 65. Visit http://www.icsalabs.com and http://www.icsalabs.com/blogs for more information.

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