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HealthFusion® Achieves EHNAC Healthcare Network Accreditation
Accreditation Ensures Adherence to Health Data Processing Standards and Compliance with Security Infrastructure and Integrity Requirements
Solana Beach, Calif. – February 17, 2011 – HealthFusion®, a leading provider of Electronic Health Records (EHR) with its MediTouch® solution, announced today it has achieved full accreditation with the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC). EHNAC's HNAP accreditation recognizes excellence in health data processing and transactions, and ensures compliance with industry-established standards and HIPAA regulations.
Through the consultative review process, EHNAC evaluated HealthFusion in areas of privacy measures, systems availability and security infrastructure. In addition, EHNAC reviewed the organization's process of managing and transferring protected health information and determined that the organization meets or exceeds all EHNAC criteria and industry standards. Through completion of the rigorous accreditation process, the organization demonstrates to its constituents, adherence to strict standards and participation in the comprehensive, objective evaluation of its business.
"With recent changes in legislation and compliance requirements, this is a crucial time for healthcare networks to ensure that they're adhering to the latest standards in privacy, security and confidentiality," noted Lee Barrett, executive director of EHNAC. "In order to earn EHNAC HNAP accreditation, healthcare networks are required to demonstrate excellence and a commitment to ensuring the security and privacy of health data processing and transactions for their customers. HealthFusion joins this select group of HNAP-accredited organizations."
HealthFusion's EHNAC accredited healthcare network was conceived by physicians for physicians and designed for practices of all sizes. Medical providers use the HealthFusion network to access MediTouch EHR®, the first all-in-one, online, touch screen Electronic Health Record that can be used on any computer, including a Mac, PC or even the new iPad®. MediTouch is fully integrated with HealthFusion's Practice Management and Clearinghouse solutions, optimizing the physician experience as well as registration, scheduling, claims, billing and collections. Delivered over the Web, HealthFusion's secure system is one of the most affordable on the market and the only EHR backed up by the J.D. Power and Associates recognition for "Outstanding Customer Service."
HealthFusion's dedication to EHNAC accreditation demonstrates our ongoing to commitment to outstanding service, quality, and the medical providers we serve nationally," said Dr. Seth Flam, CEO and President of HealthFusion. "As a leading EHR software developer with a unique combination of integrated billing and clearinghouse solutions delivered over the Web, reliable and verifiable security is a vital focus for our company and our customers," asserted Dr. Flam.
HealthFusion® is the customer-focused, Web healthcare software solution for Practice Automation and Revenue Cycle Management. Helping thousands of Medical Providers and Billing Services succeed, HealthFusion delivers an affordable, integrated Practice Management System, a Clearinghouse that transacts with over 2,000 insurance payers, and MediTouch® - The EHR that Thinks like a Doctor™. This secure, certified system offers advanced billing, scheduling, claims, eligibility, ERAs, denial defense, EHR/EMR, e-Prescribing, reporting and mobile applications. Want to see MediTouch in action? Schedule a demo today.
The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) is a voluntary, self-governing standards development organization (SDO) established to develop standard criteria and accredit organizations that electronically exchange healthcare data. These entities include electronic health networks, payers, financial services firms, health information exchanges and e-prescribing solution providers.
EHNAC was founded in 1993 and is a tax-exempt 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization. Guided by peer evaluation, the EHNAC accreditation process promotes quality service, innovation, cooperation and open competition in healthcare. To learn more, visit www.ehnac.org or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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