Certify Data Systems Showcases Interoperability at Connectathon
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 4, 2013
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Certify Data Systems, Inc., a
pioneer of rapidly deployable and scalable Heath Information Exchange (HIE)
systems, today announced that its enterprise HIE platform, HealthLogix ™,
passed numerous Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) profile tests at
the 2013 IHE North America Connectathon, held January 28 - February 2 in
Chicago, Ill. The company is a subsidiary of Humana Inc., one of the nation's
leading health and well-being companies.
At the conference, HealthLogix successfully exchanged clinical data with other
healthcare IT systems using IHE standards, proving its ability to support true
interoperability in a heterogeneous vendor environment and achieve Meaningful
Use Stage 2 HIE criteria.
Thehealth information technology industry's largest interoperability testing
event, Connectathon drew over 500 of the industry's top engineers, while the
one-day educational conference attracted well over 125 participants. Certify
Data Systems demonstrated that its HealthLogix™ enterprise HIE platform
creates true interoperability with any ONC-ATCB-certified EHR product used by
hospital systems, medical practices or laboratories. The Company's proven
interoperability capabilities connect hospitals and health systems with the
"last mile" of community providers using a broad spectrum of EHR solutions and
achieve Meaningful Use Stage 2 HIE criteria.
"For the second year in a row, Certify has proven that its interoperability
capabilities, already selected by 97 health systems throughout the country,
easily provide bi-directional exchange and query of patient information
between disparate EHR systems," said George Morris, Vice President of
Engineering at Certify. "We are looking forward to demonstrating HealthLogix
capabilities at the HIMSS13 Annual Conferencethis month."
At the 2013 IHE North American Connectathon, Certify completed four testing
oConsolidated-CDA—Demonstrates HealthLogix's ability to store and display
nine different types of CDA documents: CCD, Consultation Note, Diagnostic
Imaging Report, Discharge Summary, Health & Physical Note, Operate Note,
Procedure Note, Progress Note and Unstructured Document (typically
contains embedded PDF). C-CDA is stipulated in Standards and Certification
Criteria of Meaningful Use Stage 2.
oXDS.b Registry and Repository—Authenticated HealthLogix's ability to store
and query patient summaries.
oPatient Identity Manager (PIX/PDQ) —Assessed how easily disparate systems
across the enterprise can query the HealthLogix platform for patient
identification either through patient IDs or demographic information.
PIX/PDQ also allows disparate systems to subscribe to updates about these
patient identities as they change.
oCross Community Gateway (XCA) —Established that HealthLogix customers can
query and retrieve patient summaries in any healthcare system in any
location across the nation, even if they are running disparate solutions.
The Audit Trail and Node Authentication (ATNA) Integration Profile
establishes security measures which, together with the Security Policy and
Procedures, provide patient information confidentiality, data integrity
and user accountability.
Certify will exhibit in booth # 717 at the HIMSS13 Annual Conference and
Exhibition in New Orleans, La. on March 3 – 7, 2013.
About Certify Data Systems
Certify Data Systems, Inc., is a pioneer in health information exchange (HIE)
technology and a subsidiary of Humana. The company's HealthLogix™ Enterprise
HIE platform has been adopted by the nation's leading hospitals, physicians
and laboratories. Certify's HIE platform provides bi-directional semantic
interoperability between disparate Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems,
enabling all healthcare providers to exchange essential health information in
real-time. In addition to processing electronic orders and results, the
HealthLogix HIE platform delivers Continuity of Care Documents and Clinical
Document Architecture seamlessly across a healthcare ecosystem. Certify's
industry leading "network approach" is easy to deploy, scale, manage and
For more information, please visit http://www.certifydatasystems.com. Follow
us on Twitter at @CertifyData.
Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care
company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness
services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By
leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better
explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care
that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people
across the nation with whom the company has relationships.
More information regarding Humana is available to investors via the Investor
Relations page of the company's web site at www.humana.com, including copies
oAnnual reports to stockholders
oSecurities and Exchange Commission filings
oMost recent investor conference presentations
oQuarterly earnings news releases
oReplays of most recent earnings release conference calls
oCalendar of events (including upcoming earnings conference call dates and
times, as well as planned interaction with research analysts and
oCorporate Governance information
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