Cedaron Medical announces that its CONNECT EMR for Rehabilitation has achieved Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC Health IT) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification via Drummond Group LLC.

This certification designates that the software offers the functionality that enables eligible providers and hospitals to meet Meaningful Use requirements, qualifying these organizations to receive payments under the ongoing EHR adoption program.

“With this Certification, Cedaron once again proves its commitment to positioning its Rehabilitation clients at the forefront of their industry,” says Karen Bond, president and CEO of Davis, Calif-headquartered Cedaron Medical, in a media release.

“Those deploying the CONNECT EMR will have the tools to help meet MU3 and be able to submit to the MIPS program using CONNECT and drive better patient outcomes, and in the end, improve quality of care.”

To earn the certification, the CONNECT Software was tested to be in accordance with applicable standards and certification criteria put forth by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

CONNECT, which met the requirements for ONC Health IT 2015 Edition Health IT Module is an EMR for Rehabilition, including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Hand Therapy and Speech Therapy.

This Health IT Module is 2015 Edition compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ACB in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.  This certification does not represent an endorsement by the US Department of Health and Human Services, according to the release.

[Source(s): Cedaron Medical, PR Newswire]