Acumen EHR, Version 7.0 Receives 2014 ONC HIT Certification

  Acumen EHR, Version 7.0 Receives 2014 ONC HIT Certification

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- December 26, 2013

Acumen Physician Solutions, a market leading EHR and practice management
system for nephrology, announced today that its product Acumen EHR, Version
7.0 is compliant with the ONC 2014 Edition criteria and was certified as a
Complete EHR.

As of December 23, 2013, the Acumen EHR, Version 7.0 has received 2014 Edition
Ambulatory Complete EHR certification byICSA Labs, an Office of the National
Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB), in accordance with the
applicable eligible professional certification criteria adopted by the
Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The ONC 2014 Edition criteria
support both Stage 1 and 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify
eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and
Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

“The ONC certification will allow Acumen EHR customers to demonstrate
Meaningful Use, maintain compliance and continue to offer patients the
highest-quality of care,” said Dana Hensley, president of Acumen Physician
Solutions. “As the health care market evolves Acumen will continue to lead the
specialty of nephrology with a comprehensive approach focused on individual
practices and their needs regardless of the information technology they

In addition to an intuitive EHR, Acumen provides a robust, complimentary
specialty specific practice management solution. Acumen also offers one of the
most widely used tools by nephrologists in dialysis units and hospitals across
the country, Acumen Mobile Charge Capture.

For more information on Acumen Physician Solutions, visit or
contact Jason Holcomb, (615) 345-4722,

About Acumen Physician Solutions

Acumen Physician Solutions was formed to develop and deliver intuitive
software tools to assist nephrologists in the practice of medicine. The Acumen
solution was designed by nephrologists and made available under an
Internet-based service model. Our products include: Acumen Practice
Management, Acumen Plus, Acumen Mobile Charge Capture, Acumen nEHR, and Acumen
PQRS. Acumen Physician Solutions, based in Franklin, Tenn., is a wholly owned
subsidiary of Fresenius Medical Care North America. More information regarding
Acumen Physician Solutions and Acumen Nephrology can be found at

About ONC Certification

The ONC Certified HIT Technology program tests and certifies that Health IT
technology is capable of meeting the 2014 Edition criteria approved by the
Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). The certifications include
Complete EHRs, which meet all of the 2014 Edition criteria for either eligible
provider or hospital technology and EHR Modules, which meet one or more — but
not all — of the criteria.

About ICSA Labs

ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers third-party testing and
certification of security and health IT products, as well as network-connected
devices, to measure product compliance, reliability and performance for many
of the world’s top security vendors. ICSA Labs is an ISO/IEC 17025:2005
accredited and 9001:2008 registered organization. ICSA Labs is NVLAP
accredited as a Health IT Test Lab and is also an ONC-Authorized Certification
Body (ONC-ACB) accredited by ANSI to ISO/IEC Guide 65.
Visithttp://www.icsalabs.comand more

* 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 Health and Human Services. This certification does not
represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Additional types of costs incurred to implement the EHR’s capabilities to meet
meaningful use objectives include implementation fees and a monthly
subscription. Acumen EHR, Version 7.0 was certified on (Dec. 23, 2013). CHPL
Product Number: 130113R00.


Acumen Physician Solutions
Jason Holcomb, 615-345-4722
Carlos Arcila, 908-559-8031
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