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Electronic Health Record Association Recognizes Industry VersaSuite for Adopting the EHR Developer Code of Conduct
March 3, 2014 – (Austin, TX) – At its all-member meeting on February 23 at the HIMSS14 Conference in Orlando, FL, the EHR Association recognized seventeen health IT companies that have adopted the EHR Developer Code of Conduct. The Code was developed by the Association and introduced in June 2013. Association Chair Mickey McGlynn (Siemens) told the recipients that, “By adopting the Code of Conduct, your organization demonstrated leadership and your ongoing commitment to collaborate as trusted partners with customers and the industry.” The EHR Association engaged many stakeholders in its work on the Code, including the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), the American College of Physicians (ACP), the American Hospital Association (AHA), the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), and the National Partnership for Women and Families (NPWF). McGlynn went on to say, “We worked hard to craft the Code as a set of pragmatic principles reflecting our continued commitment to safe healthcare delivery, continued innovation, and transparency.” “As a member and participant in the HIMMS EHRA Association, we’re excited to be named a recipient of this prestigious award that was bestowed on a select few industry leaders in the EHR arena,” said VersaSuite CEO Darius Samani. “We will continue our adherence to the EHRAs guiding principles that foster continued innovation.” VersaSuite includes comprehensive templates to enable a heterogeneous inpatient and outpatient implementation such as behavioral health, case management, daily assessments, dietary, infection control, infectious disease, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology treatment plan, respiratory care, risk assessment, speech therapy, wound care, and more. Staff will find the complex order sets, for computerized provider order entry (CPOE) and electronic medication administration record (EMAR) capabilities, are able to be entered and reviewed in just a few clicks. Furthermore, staff can easily create ad hoc orders and modify pre-set orders. The software also includes barcode scanning support to ensure safe medication delivery. VersaSuite is HIPAA 5010 and ICD 10 compliant and supports DICOM, IHE, HL7 compliance, and the ability to conduct CCD and CCR import/export. VersaSuite also enables users to manage referral networks among a variety of external locations.
VersaSuite is a comprehensive, integrated software solution built from one unified code-set that automates healthcare in medical facilities of all sizes, both ambulatory and inpatient. VersaSuite is leading the industry in bringing advanced and easy-to-use healthcare automation to hospitals, clinics, practices, surgical centers, and community health centers globally. Learn more about VersaSuite at www.versasuite.com.
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