May 30, 2014 – Loretto, MN – Professional Economics Bureau of America’s XLDent MU Version 8.4 has been tested and certified under the Drummond Group’s Electronic Health Records Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB) program. This EHR software is compliant in accordance with the criteria adopted by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
“We are pleased to have met Stage 2 Meaningful Use criteria for the EHR Incentive Program with our XLDent MU Version 8.4 product offering,” says Dawn Christodoulou, President of Professional Economics Bureau of America, Inc. “XLDent is becoming increasingly involved in the movement to establish a standardized electronic dental record and continues to be unique in its ability to deliver solutions at the point-of-care. In the near future, our clients can look forward to XLDent’s participation in developing some cutting-edge technologies focused on bridging the gap between medical and dental records.”
Drummond Group’s ONC-ACB certification program certifies that EHRs meet the meaningful use criteria for either eligible provider or hospital technology. In turn, healthcare providers using the EHR systems of certified vendors are qualified to receive federal stimulus monies upon demonstrating meaningful use of the technology – a key component of the federal government’s push to improve clinical care delivery through the adoption and effective use of EHRs by U.S. healthcare providers.
XLDent MU Version 8.4, which met the requirements for Complete EHR Ambulatory, is a fully certified Electronic Health Record solution designed to help dental offices qualify for federal incentive payments. The module is seamlessly integrated with the XLDent Suite of products, version 12.9 and above.
“Leveraging information technology for healthcare initiatives provides the opportunity to deliver a high-level quality of care and efficiency which essentially benefits and enhances the overall patient experience,” says Rik Drummond, CEO of the Drummond Group Inc. “We have been testing software for more than a decade and will continue to provide our extensive experience testing and certifying complex systems for multiple industries, as well as ensuring interoperability and security remain key components in the growing healthcare industry.”
This Complete EHR is 2014 Edition compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ACB in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.
Professional Economics Bureau of America, Inc. XLDent MU Version 8.4
Date Certified: May 30, 2014 Effective Date: 2014 Edition Certification Criteria: Complete EHR Ambulatory Clinical Quality Measures tested: NQF0013, NQF0024, NQF0028, NQF0038, NQF0041, NQF0059, NQF0061, NQF0064, NQF0421 Additional software used: Ingage Patient, Toad for Oracle (SQL client)
Certificate Number: 05302014-3072-8 Price Transparency: XLDent MU Version 8.4 may require ongoing monthly costs to support online patient service (170.314.e.1).
About Professional Economics Bureau of America, Inc.
Professional Economics Bureau of America, Inc (PEB) is a privately owned Dental Software Development and Services company with its headquarters located at 279 North Medina Street in Loretto, Minnesota. PEB has focused on serving the high technology needs of the dental community since 1971 and is dedicated to providing software solutions that are focused on the success of its clients and on enhancing the standard of patient care for improved patient outcomes. PEB is committed to the continual development of electronic dental health records, mobile solutions and internet-based options in the current development environment with emphasis on proven technologies. For more information, please visit www.xldent.com.
About Drummond Group Inc.
Drummond Group Inc. is a global software test and certification lab that serves a wide range of vertical industries. In healthcare, Drummond Group tests and certifies Controlled Substance Ordering Systems (CSOS), Electronic Prescription of Controlled Substances (EPCS) software and processes, and Electronic Health Records (EHRs) – designating the trusted test lab as the only third-party certifier of all three initiatives designed to move the industry toward a digital future. Founded in 1999, and accredited for the Office of the National Coordinator HIT Certification Program as an Authorized Certification Body (ACB) and an Authorized Test Lab (ATL), Drummond Group continues to build upon its deep experience and expertise necessary to deliver reliable and cost-effective services. For more information, please visit http://www.drummondgroup.com or email DGI@drummondgroup.com.
Contact XLDent for more information at 1.800.328.2925.